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August 14, 2018 10:16 AM Romantic wild swim ends in severe bout of the shits

A COUPLE who thought it would be romantic to swim naked in a tranquil river have ended up with a nasty dose of diarrhoea and some tetanus booster jabs. Donna Sheridan and Nathan Muir were out for a lovely walk in the country when they decided to throw their clothes off and dive in, despite having seen a dead sheep in the water a few hundred metres upstream 5

August 6, 2018 4:46 PM Seal found 17 miles inland on Somerset Levels

A seal has been spotted "lounging in the mud" 17 miles (28km) from the sea in a field in Somerset. The animal, thought to be a harbour or common seal, was spotted basking in the sun on the Somerset Levels by nature photographer Carl Bovis on Sunday. Mr Bovis said it "looked as happy as Larry" on the banks of the River Parrett, despite being miles inland

August 2, 2018 8:08 AM Kate Nash: I was a train robber in a previous life

The actress and singer told Spirit & Destiny magazine that she believes she has “lived many lives”. Nash, who stars in the Netflix women’s wrestling drama Glow, has previously told how she likes to get naked under a full moon. And she has now told the magazine that “all women are witches” and “it’s about whether you choose to tap into that power 11

August 1, 2018 11:00 AM Woodland fun day for families at wildlife centre during summer school holidays

FAMILIES enjoyed a day out at a wildlife centre with plenty of fun activities for everyone to enjoy. The event, held at Essex Wildlife Trust, Langdon Hills promised a host of activities which were both enjoyable and educational. These included den building, rope swinging, woodland crafts, wildlife spotting and campfires. Education and community officer 6

July 30, 2018 4:00 AM Male died after being in police custody, watchdog reveals

ONE person died after being in North Yorkshire Police custody in the last year, while there were two apparent suicides following custody, a report has revealed. The police watchdog, the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC), this week released a report which showed in the financial year 2017/18, there were a total of 283 deaths following police 8

July 27, 2018 10:43 AM This Special Edition Of WWE 2K19 Will Make You Go "Wooooo!"

The WWE 2K19 Wooooo! Edition will honour 16-time WWE World Champion and WWE Hall of Famer, Ric Flair. "Take a ride on Space Mountain with this exclusive collector’s offering inspired by 'The Nature Boy,' including exclusive memorabilia, extensive digital content and the complete WWE 2K19 Deluxe Edition with two pre-order bonus playable characters: Former 19

July 27, 2018 9:18 AM Egyptian zoo denies their 'zebra' is a donkey after photo goes viral

Mahmoud Sarhan snapped a photo of the animal which quickly went viral after Facebook users noticed black smudges on its face. Egyptian student Mahmoud Sarhan, 18, was visiting the International Garden in Nasr City, Cairo, when he spotted the suspiciously-striped creature. Mr Sarhan captured a photo of the animal that appears to show black smudges smeared 8

July 23, 2018 11:34 AM Drag teen banned from Dudley school talent show

A 14-year-old boy was banned from performing his drag act at his school's end-of-year talent show. Lewis Bailey, who performs as Athena Heart, was told by Castle High School and Visual Arts College in Dudley that his performance was not permitted, a day before it was to go ahead. He said he was upset by the decision, and chose to go to school in drag on Friday's 9

July 22, 2018 7:00 AM Community orchard planted in York

A COMMUNITY orchard has been planted for residents to enjoy apples, pears and plums grown in their own neighbourhood. Thirty trees have been planted at the site in the field between Rawcliffe Lake Nature Reserve and Clifton with Rawcliffe Primary School as part of the project and the orchard is expected to bear its first fruit in the next two to three 7

July 2, 2018 4:29 AM Slain journalist to be honored at memorial

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) - Relatives, friends and colleagues of slain journalist Rob Hiaasen will gather to remember the man who was one of five victims killed in last week's shooting at a Maryland newspaper. The Monday evening memorial at a Maryland nature center is expected to be a "celebration of life" for the 59-year-old assistant managing editor of the Capital 10