Category Archives: Crazy News Stories

It's life but not as we know it: Chris Hadfield shares his experiences in space

Chris Hadfield became an overnight sensation with his rendition of Space Oddity [YOUTUBE] The astronaut, who became an internet sensation when he beamed down his version of David Bowie’s Space Oddity from the International Space Station, kept more than one million Twitter followers amused with pictures and videos during his five months in space. He has now shared his observations ...

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Bungling burglars leave name and address at crime scene

Bungling burglar Robert Taylor left his calling card at crime scene [Caters] The dozy pair of career criminals left complete contact details after the robbery at the four star Kilburn Guest House in Bridlington, East Yorks. Repeat offender Robert Taylor, 36, had just been released from prison for a previous burglary offence when he and William Shearon, 23, carried out ...

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Tribute to ‘Greyfriars Moggy’, the cool cat about town

Hamish McHamish has catwalked his way to fame [George McCluskie] Hamish McHamish regards the centre of St Andrews in Fife as his own patch – and has done for 14 years – enjoying treats and catnaps in any home he wishes to visit. Many shops and officers have given him his own seat and he even joins university lectures to ...

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Estate agent posts picture of police raided house with 'cannabis farm' on Rightmove

The Rightmove advert with an image of an apparent cannabis factory [SWNS] The two-bedroomed Victorian home in Bristol has been put on the market for £130,000 after it was being raided by police following a tip-off. But images, apparently showing drug-making equipment were not removed from the property before estate agent Besley Hill took promotional pictures of the house. Images ...

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Tough duck! Bird survives being “grilled” by car for three days

Miracle mallard survives car crash without a scratch [GETTY] A lady motorist thought she had killed the bird when she ran into it, however despite clouds of feathers she was unable to find its body. That was because the mallard had got stuck under the bonnet of her grey Ford C-MAX. The unsuspecting owner only realised the duck was trapped ...

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Rescued: the run-over dog that was just a cuddly toy

The ‘distressed dog’ turned out to be a stuffed collie [SSPCA] I did have a bit of a giggle when I realised the dog wasn’t real Kerry Friel The Scottish SPCA received a tipoff that the black and white collie was lying at the roadside in Hillington, Glasgow. But when animal rescue officer Kerry Friel arrived at the scene last ...

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