Category Archives: News Around

Set back

Firefighters have contained a large fire which ravaged a theme park at Universal Studios in Los Angeles. A King Kong exhibit and a set from Back to the Future were destroyed and parts of a video library damaged.   The … Continue reading

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Age Stimulation Simulation

Healthcare students at Southbank University are trying out an “age simulation suit” to gain an insight into the conditions older people have to cope with. The suit is heavy to simulate weariness, there are ear defenders and special glasses to … Continue reading

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Bottle

The world of entertainment was bored to hear that David Beckham has bought his wife a vineyard and bottles of Chateau Posh will soon be gracing the Beckham’s table.   “I fink yool be amused by the impertinence of this … Continue reading

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Premier

Vets in South Molton, Devon, have started a new fantasy football league for cows.  The competing herds win points for productivity, fertility and good health.  Each herd is named after a football team so that the farmers can check their … Continue reading

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Sped off

An unwitting passenger arriving at Japan’s Narita airport has received 142g of cannabis after a customs test went awry, officials say. A customs officer hid a package of the banned narcotic in a side pocket of a randomly chosen suitcase … Continue reading

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escAped

A 29-year-old male orangutan named Bruno escaped from his enclosure at Los Angeles Zoo on Saturday evening after making a hole in the wire fencing. Bruno roamed free before eventually returning and handing himself in. “We were worried for a … Continue reading

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