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January 20, 2018 3:45 PM We CAN'T work it out! Holidaymaker is locked in a row with Liverpool's John Lennon airport after getting a ticket for parking in an UNOFFICIAL space

When is a car parking space at a major British airport not a car parking space? According to Steven Rowlands, of North Wales, it is when the vehicle is parked at Liverpool's John Lennon Airport. Mr Rowlands is currently involved in a protracted row with the airport authorities over whether a space in the car park is actually a genuine parking space and not - as the airport 7

January 19, 2018 5:54 PM SUV slides on ice and smashes into a Georgia home with a family-of-four inside

A Georgia family were home on Wednesday enjoying a snow day together when an out-of-control SUV came crashing into their house. The Madgett family said when they heard a deafening crash outside their Stone Mountain house in DeKalb County, they initially thought a tree fell. When they went outside to see what was going on, they saw that a vehicle with New York license 5

January 19, 2018 11:50 AM Old Town lane to have its speed limit halved

A "WINDING" Old Town cut-through could have its speed limit slashed under new council plans. Borough officers want to cut the speed limit on Mill Lane from 60mph to 30mph. It comes after concerns from residents about the speeds at which cars have been driving down the country lane. Currently, it is used as a cut through between Old Town’s Westlecot Road and East Wichel 2

January 18, 2018 9:00 AM Oak Lane, Upchurch, closed as firefighters free woman from car

Fire crews were called to Oak Lane near Jubilee Fields, Upchurch, just after 7am to free a woman in her 30s trapped in one of the cars. Firefighters used hydraulic cutting gear to release her. She was taken to Medway Maritime Hospital by ambulance complaining of back pain. A man was also injured and taken to hospital complaining of chest pain. A spokesman 5

January 17, 2018 7:38 AM The incredible moment a meteorite bursts through the atmosphere and lights up the night sky over Detroit before causing an EARTHQUAKE as it crashes down to earth

Footage of a meteorite falling from the heavens was captured by multiple cameras throughout Michigan Tuesday evening. One clip shows a street view of a quiet, snowy residential neighborhood located just outside of Detroit. As the camera focuses on cars going by, the night sky increasingly turns a cosmic green. At the top of the screen a small object 10

January 15, 2018 3:16 PM Abandoned car acquires heap of parking tickets

A MYSTERY vehicle has slowly been acquiring parking tickets while it sits idle in a parking bay off Union Row. The grey Seat appears to have been abandoned as it has not budged from its Old Town spot opposite BBC Wiltshire in weeks. But that hasn’t stopped traffic wardens slapping ticket after ticket on the windscreen. It was spotted by a bemused commuter

January 15, 2018 6:53 AM People actually hate humblebragging more than regular boasting, Harvard study finds

Humblebraggers are unlikeable, untrustworthy, and irritating, find researchers. Humblebragging makes people hate a person more than regular showing off or boasting, a recent study has found. Listeners are able to easily see through false modesty and this is one of the reasons why it is rage inducing. According to the Urban Dictionary, a humblebrag is defined 28

January 13, 2018 6:44 AM Comedy actress Bella Emberg dies

She was best known for working with Russ Abbot in the 1980s and starred in top TV shows including The Benny Hill Show and Z cars. Abbot said the comedy actress, who starred with him as Blunderwoman on The Russ Abbot Show, was "a huge comedy talent" and "a woman of immense warmth and generosity". Emberg, whose TV career spanned six decades, appeared in popular 9

January 12, 2018 4:59 PM 'Big Brother' spacecraft launches: World's first full-colour satellite is capable of capturing high-definition videos of individual people from orbit

A British satellite could provide a full colour, high-definition video of our planet from space, even picking up objects as small as 26 inches (65cm) big on the ground. The 'Big Brother' video satellite, which is currently still a prototype can capture videos of individual people from orbit in high definition. It was one of 31 payloads sent up in the Indian 12

January 12, 2018 3:00 PM Dart Charge: Bailiffs sent to motorists who forgot to pay Dartford Crossing toll more than 200,000 times last year

Motorists who failed to pay the toll for the Dartford Crossing were visited by bailiffs more than 200,000 times last year. Highways England figures revealed that 200,610 drivers who did not pay the Dart Charge were visited by debt collectors. The fee currently stands at £2.50 for cars and £3 or £6 for buses, vans and lorries, payable via phone, app, online 5