Keep Brian’s name! (Picture: Thames Valley Police) The name ‘Brian’ might be pretty ordinary, but it turns out that we’re actually quite fond of it, after police were forced to reconsider plans to give one of their horses a more heroic-sounding name. Brian the Horse is currently being trained for use in riot patrols by Thames […]
Warning: Video contains strong language This video is sadly more evidence that night buses are not always the most pleasant transport to use in the early hours of the morning. In an incident at 5am on Thursday morning, a young woman was caught on video shouting racist abuse at two passenger on a Manchester bus. The angry […]
Why is the Apple watch a rectangle? Because “a circle doesn’t make any sense”. That’s the verdict of Apple design chief Jony Ive, according to a new profile published this week by the New Yorker. In the piece Ive, whose title is Senior Vice President of Industrial Design, says that since a “a huge part […]
The furore over Saudi Arabia’s most recent human rights atrocities was just dying down, when up popped Saudi historian Saleh al-Saadoon to say that Western women don’t care if they’re raped at the roadside. The lashings of Raif Badawi and the beheading of Laila Bint Abdul Muttalib Basim hit the headlines in early January, but […]
‘Who killed Lucy Beale?’ is arguably the biggest ever ‘EastEnders’ storyline, a fact that hasn’t gone unnoticed by the good people of Twitter. While many TV fans have used the site to speculate over who the murderer could be, debating theories and reviewing evidence, a number of others have found a far more hilarious way […]
A RAF veteran was knocked out of his mobility scooter and then punched and stamped on in a “cowardly” unprovoked attack.
THIS is the sickening moment a frail 92-year-old man was knocked to the ground by a callous mugger – who fled with just £5.
TWITTER went into meltdown tonight for a programme which envisioned what the UK would be like if Ukip emerged victorious at the 2015 General Election.
Janine Hughes is now awaiting the results of a blood test (Picture: WALES NEWS SERVICE) A coffee drinker had a taste of what it might be like to be a vampire recently after she discovered her beverage had blood in it. Janine Hughes immediately thought something was wrong with the latte she brought from Costa when the […]
How the mighty have fallen (Picture: Facebook) A wanted criminal who taunted police on Facebook has proven he can talk better than he can hide. Gwent Police posted a mug-shot of Logan Rhys James who was wanted after being recalled to jail for breaching his licence, to their Facebook page last week. However the cocky 19-year-old […]