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Man carried out ‘cool’ citizen’s arrest and doesn’t drop his cigarette

Is this the coolest man in London? A man wearing a leather jacket made a citizen’s arrest in Borough Market and he didn’t even drop his cigarette as he did so. Incredible skills, eh? Captured by photographer Nick MacMahon on Thursday afternoon, the man can be seen pinning another man to the ground while smoking his cigarette as he looks […]

Donald Trump can’t make up his mind if he read letter from Kim Jong Un or not

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that has announced that his summit with Kim Jong Un is back on, following crunch talks with North Korean officials in the White House today. High ranking North Korean official Kim Yong Chol is said to have spent more than an hour with Trump, before handing […]

Hundreds of Tommy Robinson supporters storm streets in protest after he is jailed

Hundreds of Tommy Robinson supporters marched through Leeds and Manchester today in protest over the jailing of the EDL founder. Around 400 people gathered outside Leeds Crown Court, where Robinson was locked up last Friday, before taking part in a one-hour march through the city centre yesterday. Today, it was estimated that at least 1,000 people filled the streets of Manchester to demonstrate. […]

Mystery arsonist set fire to town’s tollbooth because they hated it so much

A mystery arsonist has been praised a ‘hero’ after an ‘ancient’ tollbooth which only charged drivers 12p burnt down overnight. Townsfolk in Warburton, Trafford and Rixton, Warrington, were over the moon to learn the hated Warburton bridge tollbooth had been destroyed in a blaze. Tailbacks caused by the bridge, which links the two villages, were so bad children had to […]

More than 70 firefighters battling blaze in six-storey London building

More than 70 firefighters tackled a blaze in a six-storey building in London this afternoon. Crews from across the capital were called following 30 999 calls in the space of an hour. A woman trapped inside was rescued on an internal staircase. Officials said the entire fourth floor and half of the fifth was alight. A flat on the fourth […]

Landlord delivers first child above pub after wife was sent home from hospital

A landlord incredibly managed to deliver his own daughter in the bathroom above his pub after his wife suddenly went into labour. James Carter, manager of Tom Brown’s in Dorchester, was with partner Katy Jones when her contractions became more intense. The 32-year-old then helped bring baby Elizabeth into the world in the bathroom of their flat – just hours […]

Do you know which Kim said what?

The world was astonished to learn that someone called Kim had met with at the White House for talks earlier this week. But alas – it wasn’t the long-awaited and historical meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that had everyone hot under the collar. Instead we were all in utter disbelief to find out it was none other […]