Bizarre

22 December 2020

Families slam Christmas grotto

Families were left disappointed by a "creepy" Christmas grotto. People have demanded their money back from the drive-through attraction in Norfolk after they were left underwhelmed by the festive offerings. Some ...

21 December 2020

Kind stranger saves family's Christmas by handing in lost $3,000 to police

A kind stranger saved Christmas for a family after handing in $3,000 he found on the pavement. The Wausau Police Department explained a resident walking in Wisconsin discovered a bundle containing ...

21 December 2020

Man takes on epic KFC menu challenge

A man tried to eat the entire KFC menu in an hour. Kyle Gibson wanted to gorge on everything the popular chicken outlet has to offer and chowed down on six ...

21 December 2020

Dog rescued after getting stuck in a window

A dog was rescued after it got trapped in a barred window. Animal services in California came to the rescue of the pooch, who got stuck between the bars after it ...

21 December 2020

Driver stopped by police for covering car in festive lights

A driver was stopped by police after a man covered his vehicle in Christmas lights. Tyler Kamholz was pulled over by officers in Wisconsin who noticed that his car was gleaming ...

18 December 2020

Pig captured in New York park

A pig has been captured in a park in New York City. Police officers were called out to a park in Queens after the animal was reportedly running loose and credited ...

18 December 2020

Hawk rescued after perching on top of Christmas tree

A hawk has been rescued after it flew into a house and perched on top of a Christmas tree. Police were called to a home in Aberdeenshire, Scotland after the bird ...

18 December 2020

Couple turn van into mobile dining room

A couple transformed a van into a dining experience. Doug and Kim White of Illinois have missed eating out at restaurants during the coronavirus pandemic so decided to turn their transit ...

18 December 2020

Professor suggests sex robots should be aimed at the elderly

Sex robots should be aimed at the elderly, according to an academic. Professor Nancy Jecker has suggested that saucy cyborgs should appeal to senior citizens as part of her bizarre new ...

15 December 2020

Guinness launch limited-edition Lock Inn pubs

Guinness has launched a limited-edition range of 'Lock Inn' pubs. The unique pubs can be installed in gardens for £5,000 and is aimed at those who have been missing the atmosphere ...

15 December 2020

TikTok doctor recommends wearing socks to bed

An NHS doctor has recommended that people wear socks when they're in bed. Dr. Karan Raj has amassed millions of followers on TikTok with his bitesize medical pointers, and has now ...

15 December 2020

Woman reunited with cat a year after it went missing

A woman has been reunited with her cat a year after it went missing. Sybil Gillatt's feline Laddo vanished from her home in Doncaster, England, in November 2019, but recently resurfaced ...

15 December 2020

Woman ties the knot with briefcase named Gideon

A woman who is attracted to objects has 'married' a briefcase. Rain Gordon, from Moscow, claims that she's always had an interest in inanimate objects - and it has now become ...

11 December 2020

Message in a bottle travels 2,000 miles to Scotland

A message in a bottle travelled 2,000 miles from Canada to Scotland. Sharon and Michael Cox were walking on the Isle of Barra when the bottle caught the attention of their ...

11 December 2020

Flight attendants in China told to wear nappies

Flight attendants in China have been advised to wear nappies. New guidelines issued by the country's aviation authority have advised aeroplane staff to wear nappies so they do not have to ...

11 December 2020

Online star breaks tortilla tower world record

An online star has broken a Guinness World Record by creating a giant tower of tortillas. Angel Zayas constructed the 32.1-inch tower from the snack that was able to stand without ...

11 December 2020

Deer rescued after getting tangled in Christmas lights

A deer had to be rescued after getting tangled up in Christmas lights. Wildlife officials in Colorado were called out earlier this week to help the animal after it got the ...

10 December 2020

World's first hail-a-panto launches in the UK

The world's first hail-a-panto has arrived in the UK. Ride-hailing app FREE NOW have teamed up with theatre group Gideon Reeling to stage a unique production of the 'Puss in Boot' ...

10 December 2020

Bad Sex in Fiction prize cancelled

This year's Bad Sex in Fiction award has been cancelled. The prize, which honours the "most outstandingly awful scene of sexual description in an otherwise good novel", has been ditched for ...

10 December 2020

15th century coins discovered by gardener

Gold coins dating back to the 15th century were found by a person weeding their garden in Hampshire amid a spate of discoveries in homes. The value of the coins is ...

10 December 2020

Woman sues boyfriend for not proposing

A woman sued her boyfriend as he didn't propose to her after eight years of dating. Gertrude Ngoma has become fed up waiting for her partner Herbert Salaliki to pop the ...

9 December 2020

Nine-pound goldfish spotted in a South Carolina lake

A giant goldfish has been found swimming in a South Carolina lake. The nine-pound creature was spotted by researchers conducting a fish population survey of a lake. Greenville County Parks said that ...

9 December 2020

Lions test positive for coronavirus

Four lions at Barcelona zoo have tested positive for coronavirus. Three females, 16-year-olds Zala, Nima and Run Run as well as four-year-old male Kiumbe tested positive for COVID-19 after zookeepers noticed ...

9 December 2020

Poundland customers irritated by the voice of Santa

Shoppers at Poundland have been humiliated by the voice of Father Christmas at self-service tills. Customers who had used the wrong card or typed in the wrong pin number were left ...