Bizarre

7 August 2020

Motorway built around woman's house

A motorway bridge has been built around a house in China after the owner refused to move. The building, located in the city of Guangzhou, is known as a 'nail house' ...

7 August 2020

Nando's customer finds deep-fried moth in meal

Nando's has apologised after a customer found a deep-fried moth in a meal. The unnamed man had ordered lunch at a branch in Leeds when he discovered the moth at the ...

7 August 2020

Man claims mysterious seeds have helped his plants grow

An American man has planted mysterious seeds from China. It was reported recently that a growing number of people in the United States were being sent package of the unidentified seeds ...

7 August 2020

Teenager blames gran for car crash

A 13-year-old boy who crashed into five people whilst driving has blamed his grandmother for the incident. Joseph Hollomon was sitting on his grandmother's lap as she was giving him driving ...

6 August 2020

Man wins jackpot with 25 identical lottery tickets

A US man's gamble to buy 25 identical lottery tickets paid off when his numbers came up. Raymond Harrington purchased the $1 tickets at a store in Virginia and ended up ...

6 August 2020

Service station staff threatened with toilet brush

Staff at a service station were threatened with a toilet brush after a ''slight misunderstanding''. Police inspector Darren Taylor explained that his team were called after a male was reported waving ...

6 August 2020

Woman claims to have found face mask in McDonald's nugget

A woman claims to have found a face mask in a McDonald's chicken nugget. Laura Arber had purchased a Happy Meal for her six-year-old daughter Maddie, who nearly choked on the ...

6 August 2020

Tourist damages 200-year-old sculpture during photo

A tourist damaged a 216-year-old sculpture after posing for a photo. The Austrian man was visiting an art museum in Italy and posed for a snap sitting on the plaster sculpture ...

4 August 2020

Metal detectorist discovers £100k silver coin haul

A man has found ''the biggest hoard of his life'' after discovering more than 1,000 silver coins behind a pub. Luke Mahoney has spent a decade trying to find treasure with ...

4 August 2020

Underwater museum allows visitors to swim among shipwrecks

An underwater museum that allows visitors to swim among shipwrecks has opened in Greece. Divers will be able to see a range of artefacts, including a shipwreck dating back to the ...

4 August 2020

Three missing sailors rescued thanks to SOS sign

Three missing sailors were found stranded on an island after making an 'SOS' plea in the sand. The group were attempting to make their way across seas in the Pacific but ...

31 July 2020

'Curious' cow gets head stuck in a tree

A ''curious'' cow had to be freed by firefighters after getting its head stuck in a tree. Mark Merrony noticed a fleet of fire engines in an Oxford field and investigated, ...

31 July 2020

Customer finds poo in parcel

John Lewis has had to apologise to a customer who found a poo in his parcel. Dan Rodgers had ordered some new clothes and was shocked to discover the disgusting extra ...

31 July 2020

Man grows giant sunflower on son's request

A man grew a 20-foot sunflower after his son asked for a plant ''as big as the house''. Douglas Smith grew the giant plant after his four-year-old boy Stellan wanted a ...

31 July 2020

Couple joined in bed by pet pig

A woman has claimed she and her boyfriend share the bed with their pet pig. Maddie Johnson and her partner Stephen adopted Pickles the rescue pig back in 2017 and he ...

31 July 2020

10 hilarious reactions to the new lockdown measures introduced across northern England

Just when you thought things might be settling down again, parts of the UK are about to go back into household lockdown, without the option to visit family and friends ...

29 July 2020

Emus barred from Australian pub

An Australian pub has banned two emus for anti-social behaviour. The owners of the Yaraka Hotel have barred local emus, Kevin and Carol, after they kept stealing items from customers. A sign ...

29 July 2020

99-year-old becomes world's oldest active pilot

A 99-year-old woman has become the world's oldest active pilot. Robina Asti recently gave her final flight lesson at Riverside Municipal Airport in California. She said: ''I love getting people to experience ...

29 July 2020

Man believes he had past life after spotting doppelganger in old photo

A man is convinced he has led a past life after spotting his doppelganger in a 1905 photograph. Michael Koropisz has an obsession with the 19th century and claimed that ...

29 July 2020

Fox stole over 100 shoes

A fox stole more than 100 shoes in Berlin. The furry thief took footwear from people's homes in the Zehlendorf neighbourhood, according to local news reports. All types of shoes were stolen ...

27 July 2020

Man asks people to prank ex pretending to be Chewbacca

A man has asked people to phone his ex-girlfriend and pretend to be Chewbacca. Australian woman Jessica, 29, has opened up on the break-up prank from her former lover, who has ...

27 July 2020

Police respond to loose panther report and find stuffed toy

Police in West Sussex responded to a report of a ''large apex predator'' which turned out to be a stuffed toy. Horsham Police took to Twitter to share the amusing mix-up ...

27 July 2020

Couple raffling £300k home and BMW for £2 a ticket

A couple are raffling their £300,000 home and BMW for just £2 a ticket to fund their dream Australia move. Current owners Natalie and Bradley Rowcroft want to give the Manchester ...

27 July 2020

Company paying lucky wine lover £250 to test 12 bottles

A company is looking to pay someone £250 to drink and review their wine. Vintage Roots will give the chosen wine lover a selection of their red, white and rose wine ...