Pictures Of The Day: From Viking Hoards To Glowing Blue Pork

Pictures Of The Day 14 December

The Huffington Post UK   First Posted: 14/12/11 20:15 Updated: 14/12/11 20:29


Feeling strapped for cash this Christmas shopping season? Get your metal detector out and hope to strike gold - just like Darren Webster, who discovered a Viking treasure hoard near Silverdale in north Lancashire.

Ever eaten something you wished you hadn't? If it's glowing blue, then it's usually a sure sign to stay away; a Beijing resident found his piece of pork was full of fluorescent bacterium - he wont be needing Christmas lights this year.

If you find you've misplaced your train ticket, then you don't expect to be manhandled by a total stranger - an ordeal that Sam Main had to endure in Scotland. Tributes pour in for the victims in Leige, a little prince gets a wax makeover and the Met Police publish photos of wanted riot criminals - all in the pictures of the day below:



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