Bizarre

5 June 2020

Man can't sleep as he keeps getting pizza deliveries

A man can't sleep as unwanted pizzas keep being delivered to him. Jean Van Landeghem has been receiving takeaway deliveries regularly for the past nine years - but he has never ...

5 June 2020

Viewers find comfort in horror films

People find ''comfort'' in horror films, according to a new study. Psychiatrist Gail Saltz, an associate professor at the New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill-Cornell School of Medicine, claimed viewers have turned ...

5 June 2020

Unsold French wine to be turned into hand sanitiser

French winemakers will turn unsold stock into hand sanitiser. Companies were left with litres of unsold wine due to the coronavirus lockdown, which will now be distilled for the production ...

4 June 2020

Woman's pet dogs become fascinated with sex toy

A woman was left ''in tears of laughter'' after her dogs started playing with her sex toy. Chloe Jones had bought a £45 vibrator for herself but pooches Reginald and Bobby ...

4 June 2020

Isaac Newton said toad vomit could cure plague

Sir Isaac Newton suggested toad vomit could be used to cure plague. The famed scientist once pondered on blending powdered toad with toad vomit to create ''lozenges'', according to previously unpublished ...

4 June 2020

Couple built house from recycled materials

A couple moved into a home made out of recycled materials. Laura Davies and David Buchanan spent seven years designing and building the Earthship, which is built from materials such bottles, ...

4 June 2020

Record holder opens up on losing long fingernails

A woman who held the Guinness World Record for the world's longest fingernails cried when she lost them in an accident. Lee Redmond spent decades growing her nails to over 8 ...

3 June 2020

Police called to 'dead body' discover nude sunbather

Police were called to a potential dead body on a train track - only to discover it was a naked sunbather. Railway workers in Essex alerted the emergency services after spotting ...

3 June 2020

Adolf Hitler's home to be turned into a police station

The house where Adolf Hitler was born is to be turned into a police station. Authorities in the Austrian town of Braunau am Inn have approved the design, which they hope ...

3 June 2020

Mum live streams birth of child on Instagram

A mother decided to live stream her sixth child's birth to strangers across the globe. Emma Isaacs gave birth in her Los Angeles home over the weekend and took to Instagram ...

3 June 2020

Couple find alligators fighting outside their house

A couple in Florida were left shocked after two alligators fought outside their house. Sue and Joe Geshel were at home when they heard banging on the front door. Joe looked ...

2 June 2020

Britain overrun by randy rodents during lockdown

Britain is being overrun by randy rodents during lockdown, according to pest controllers. The coronavirus pandemic has provided a ''perfect storm'' for rats to multiply, with closed businesses and a fall ...

2 June 2020

Japanese city considers banning people using phones when walking

A Japanese city is considering making it illegal to look at a phone while walking. Politicians in the city of Yamato will vote on new legislation that will outlaw staring ...

2 June 2020

Ancient Israelites may have got high during worship

Ancient Israelites may have got high on cannabis during religious rituals, according to new research. Traces of the drug were found on a 3,000 year-old shrine at the Tel Arad temple. The ...

2 June 2020

Woman divides internet by placing peas on a full English

A woman has divided the internet after adding peas to her full English breakfast. Jessica posted an image of the traditional fry-up with added peas on the Rate My Plate Twitter ...

1 June 2020

Monkeys escaped with coronavirus samples

A group of monkeys escaped with COVID-19 samples after attacking a laboratory assistant. The animals assaulted the health worker and fled with blood samples from coronavirus tests, sparking fears that they ...

1 June 2020

Cobbler creates giant pair of shoes to enforce social distancing

A cobbler in Romania has created a giant pair of shoes to help people maintain social distancing. Grigore Lup created the special footwear, which come in a European size 75, to ...

1 June 2020

Students collect diplomas on jet skis

Students graduating from a school in Florida collected diplomas using jet skis. The unique ceremony was held in place of the traditional graduation, which had been cancelled due to the coronavirus ...

1 June 2020

Couple find scorpion in their bananas

A couple were left horrified after discovering a live scorpion in amongst their bananas. Matt Fry discovered the insect as he was helping girlfriend Monika Vasyl unpack the shopping. The pair ...

1 June 2020

Bats Fall From Their Daytime Roosts

In bizarre circumstances hundreds of bats India are dropping dead out of their roosts during dayight hours. Worrying images and sickening footage have emerged of the dead animals on the hot ...
29 May 2020

Teddy Bears Ride A Roller Coaster Flaunting Lockdown

Twenty two giant fluffy teddy bears were strapped into their seats and filmed as they rode the giant roller coaster at the Dutch theme park Walibi Holland. The bears were put ...
28 May 2020

City Uses Chicken Manure To Deter Visitors

A Swedish city will spread a tonne of chicken manure in a park to stop people from attending a festival. Authorities in Lund say around 30,000 people have gathered in ...
28 May 2020

Fox rescued after getting stuck in car wheel

A fox had to be rescued after getting its head stuck in a car wheel. The animal had been peeking into a spare wheel but was unable to remove his head ...

28 May 2020

Boy camps during lockdown to raise money for hospice

A 10-year-old boy has camped in his back-garden since the beginning of lockdown. Max Woosey began his camp-out just after the UK's coronavirus lockdown began in March to raise money for ...