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November 8, 2018 8:30 AM Attenborough admits latest series is all just CGI

SIR David Attenborough has admitted using CGI in his latest nature series because the earth is actually now just a giant industrial anus. Attenborough has created a beautiful planet earth for fear that the reality of rats in car parks drinking from a can of Fanta might be ‘depressing’. Attenborough said: “If George RR Martin decided to say ‘actually 8

October 9, 2018 8:32 AM Geordie Shore 18 Premiere First Look: Scotty T Makes His Belta Return To The House With Two Big Surprises

Anna’s never been one to shy away from giving our Geordie Shore family some reet belta surprises (and some not so mint ones too) in the house, and the new series is no different, with the big boss bringing in Scotty T as her assistant to help keep the radgies under control. In this EXCLUSIVE first look at the premiere episode of the brand new series 28

September 28, 2018 7:55 AM World's first human case of rat disease discovered in Hong Kong

The presence of the rat version of hepatitis E in a human is of "major public health significance", researchers say. A Hong Kong man developed the disease, according to new research from one of the city's leading universities. There had been no evidence until now that the disease could go from rats to humans, and the finding is of "major public health 7

August 16, 2018 7:00 AM Exotic animals pay a visit to dementia centre

A HOST of exotic creatures paid a visit to a Rochford centre for people with young onset dementia. Members, staff and volunteers from Peaceful Place in Dalys Road spent the day with the animals from RC Exotics, an animal shelter on Canvey. The furry, and not so furry, visitors included a giant continental rabbit, puppies, baby rats, an African grey parrot 11

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM Killing rats could save coral reefs

The much maligned rat is not a creature many would associate with coral reefs. But scientists studying reefs on tropical islands say the animals directly threaten the survival of these ecosystems. A team working on the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean found that invasive rats on the islands are a "big problem" for coral reefs. Rats decimate seabird 19

June 26, 2018 1:09 AM I wish I had chance to tackle medal thieves, says angry war hero, 98

COWARDLY thieves broke into the home of a 98-year-old war veteran and stole his medals. John Seal was asleep when the intruders pounced. He said he wishes he had been awake to tackle them over his mementoes. Mr Seal was bestowed with five medals including an honour from the South African Air Force for his work helping to direct the Spitfire ground attack 12

June 21, 2018 1:34 PM Rats break into ATM, munch through $18,000 in cash

Indian police on Thursday said rats nibbled through more than a million rupees of banknotes after busting into a cash machine in the country's northeast. The rodent heist in Assam state was only detected by bank officials after locals complained that the ATM was faulty and had stopped dispensing cash, police in Tinkusia district told AFP. "The bank officials 14

June 15, 2018 11:47 AM Rat cafe launched at the York Dungeon

Enjoy a cup of tea, a slice of cake and a cuddle with a rodent at York Dungeon's newest event. The city centre attraction has launched a rat cafe to banish any myths about rats being carriers of the plague. And the event, hosted in partnership with the Yorkshire Rat Club, has already been a sell-out success. York Dungeon's marketing executive, Simon 11

May 3, 2018 4:54 PM Back for another slice! Pizza rat is spotted dragging a cheese pie through the subway tracks by a horrified commuter

The pizza rat is back for another slice of cheese after a New York commuter spotted the rodent scurrying down the subway tracks. This time, the rat was dragging the pizza along the 6 train subway line at Lexington Avenue-59th Street in Manhattan. One horrified commuter posted the 37-second long video on Instagram showing the rat battle to carry the slice 8

April 17, 2018 10:53 AM Diets put on hold until this World War 3 thing is figured out

THE looming threat of World War III has led to millions of diets being put on hold. The Institute for Studies found that despite the desire to have a ‘beach body’ for the summer, people are now thinking that being forced to eat nothing but rats and old newspapers in a post-apocalyptic wasteland would be sufficiently ‘low carb’. Dieter, Emma Bradford 23