Phil Baker, Benji and his girlfriend Kathryn (Picture: Facebook) After surviving a near-death experience, a young man came round to see his saviour was the father he had not seen in 13 years. Benji Baker, 21, had hoped to calm his nerves by kayaking just off Bondi beach in Australia before reuniting with his father, Phil, at a pre-arranged meeting. While out […]
Doughnut sale sounds much better than the diet club (Picture: imgur) Possibly the best (or worst) juxtaposition ever. A sign informing people that the popular Weight Watchers club has been cancelled was placed directly above an advert for a Krispy Kreme doughnut sale. The slimming classes were not on over a two week period due to […]
This is a pack of biscuits and not a set of instructions (Picture: Will Dean/Twitter) This isn’t an instruction, it’s actually the name of a snack. The Rich Tea Biscuit has long been preferred in England to its Marie counterpart, which can found in many other countries across the world. After seeing this packaging from Sweden […]
We don’t blame you for crying (Picture: Mark Melaccio/Facebook) It’s hard enough being a baby without your uncle making you sleep in a terrifying shark crib. Two-month-old Michael Joseph Melaccio had to brave the scary looking bed after his uncle Joseph Reginella decided to make it for him because he loves Jaws. ‘I’ve been waiting […]
A father lets his young daughter play with a 13ft Burmese python because ‘he wants to prove they’re safe’. An unsettling video showing 14-month-old Alyssa Guarino rolling around with pet Nay Nay at her Michigan home has been criticised. YouTube user TechXSoftware wrote: ‘That guy doesn’t get it sadly, she still can be unsafe if […]
The Formula One world champion, who is making a ‘long, slow recovery’ at his home in Switzerland after a skiing accident, apparently cries when he hears a known sound, showing he is ‘alive and understands’.
The sitcom, Hungry, was recently revealed by Dublin-based writer Hugh Travers but has been met with strong opposition – with thousands signing a petition to prevent the show being aired.
Experts fear Britain could soon be in the grip of a new heroin crisis after figures showed prescriptions of the highly addictive opioid painkiller oxycodone have soared in recent years.
The Babyshambles frontman was using heroin heavily before going to rehab, but he is now clean. In these video interviews, Doherty speaks frankly about his fight against addiction.
Police were called to a stop near the busy rail station at 2.45am after receiving reports that a man had been attacked, where officers found a man in his forties with serious head injuries.
A new study reviewing the link between personality and academic achievement found that students who are rated higher in openness and conscientiousness tended to receive better grades.
The Bank of England figures showed the biggest rise in unsecured borrowing since February 2008, when Northern Rock was nationalised and the credit crunch took hold.