Members of the public admiring flowers installed by the council around Newport city centre may have been surprised to discover some of the vegetation on display were cannabis plants. FULL ARTICLE
Following one of the hottest Julys on record in the UK, world famous fashion brand Versace couldn't have picked a better time to launch this £97.00 breathable mesh bodysuit for men. FULL ARTICLE Images courtesy of LUISAVIAROMA.COM
Dubbed as Britain's biggest 'fatberg', a 15 tonne congealed, mushy deposit of rotten food and sanitary wipes the size of a double-decker bus has been found clogging up a London sewer. FULL ARTICLE
News from Husband dearest and my favourite headline of the week ....
Terror on the toilet: Luxury Loo is prone to cyber attacks. FULL ARTICLE
Programmed to exploit one of the most successful and popular components of comedy scientists at Edinburgh University have designed a computer that writes sexist jokes. FULL ARTICLE *
Commenting on Stafford crematorium, recognised as one of the best in the country, which was holding an open day, a local councillor said it may seem 'an unusual choice of a day out' but the event was useful for people to see what was on offer. FULL ARTICLE
Wanting to give the working man and women the chance to dine like royalty without the washing up designer Chris Godfrey has created a 12 course meal in a tin. FULL ARTICLE including list of ingredients and images.
Seagulls caused pandemonium in the garden of a Cornish pensioner when one of the chicks fell out of the nest on her chimney.
Very protective of their young the adult birds would sweep down and vomit on the pensioner whenever she left the house. FULL ARTICLE *
Twinned with Dull in Perthshire, Scotland, Boring in Oregon, USA, has proclaimed the 9th of August Boring and Dull Day 'in perpetuity'. FULL ARTICLE
A new centre at Manchester Metropolitan University which is offering students students the opportunity to study for a degree in Gothic Studies will focus on teaching spine-chilling literature. FULL ARTICLE
Out of fairness to other outlets on the seafront a ice cream vendor has been warned he could be evicted for selling the traditional '99' ice cream with a flake as shown right. FULL ARTICLE
* Because of changes to this newspaper's website these links may not always be live, my apologies. PW
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