Entries by Felicity A Morse from 11/2011

Pregnant Woman Passes Driving Test Whilst Having A Baby

Posted 11.01.2011 | UK

A pregnant learner driver was so keen to get on the road that she took a driving test whilst in labour, hiding the contractions from her examiner. ...

Joey The River Otter Who Doesn't Know How To Swim (Video)

Posted 11.01.2011 | UK

Joey the otter hovers tentatively by the side of the pool in his Florida home, the Museum of Science and Discovery. His furry cheeks burning with ...

Diesel Spill Causes Motorway Chaos On M25

Posted 11.01.2011 | UK

Huge queues built up on Britain's busiest motorway after a diesel spillage led to the part-closure of one of the road's busiest junctions. Motorist...

Plane Crash In Poland: Boeing 767 From New Jersey Makes Emergency Landing In Warsaw (VIDEO)

Posted 11.01.2011 | UK

A plane carrying 230 people from New Jersey has been forced to make an emergency landing in Warsaw airport, Poland, due to problems with its landing g...

Baby Hippo Soaks Up Attention At Berlin (PICTURES)

Posted 11.01.2011 | UK

Wobbling nervously around the enclosure and shadowing its gigantic mother, this week old hippopotamus is set to become a star. The yet to be named ...

No Warships To Guard British Shores Ministry Of Defence Warns

Posted 11.01.2011 | UK

Cutbacks have left the UK without a single warship specifically tasked with protecting the country's shores for the past month, the Ministry of Defenc...

Girls Being Raped As 'Gang Weapons', Theresa May Warns

Posted 11.01.2011 | UK Politics

Girls are being used as weapons in disputes between rival gangs, Home Secretary Theresa May has said. Mrs May said girls and young women were often...

Panda's Rude Awakening Amuses Onlookers (Video)

Posted 11.02.2011 | UK

A panda blissfully taking a daytime snooze under a tree was given a rude awakening by a vindictive mate at a zoo in China. In an act of blatant pan...

Viral Video Chart: Pumpkin Cat, Top Gun Babies And iPad Zombie

Posted 11.02.2011 | UK

Pumpkins, clever costumes and spooky pranks have had trick-or-treaters stuck to their screens this week. A cat with whiskers like Colonel Mustard's...

Cats, Dogs And Pigs: Embarrassing Family Photos... With Pets (Pictures)

Posted 11.02.2011 | UK

Most families have a soft spot for their pets but sometimes pampering goes too far. Lizards, ferrets and even the humble pigeon take centre stage i...

Breakdancing Gorilla Busts Some Moves For Zoo Keepers (Video)

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK

This rhythmic gorilla from Calgary zoo, Canada, had his keepers staring in amazement at his hip-hop power moves that could have come from straight fro...

Facebook: Children Young As Seven 'Addicted To Social Networking'

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Around 50% of seven to 12-year-olds use Facebook, Twitter and other social networking sites every day, according to a survey by consumer analysts Mint...

James Bond Skyfall: Bond Girls Through The Decades (Pictures)

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK Entertainment

Sexy femme fatales that kiss and kill have been the lure of Bond on the big screen as much as the spy himself. Being a Bond girl can make or break car...

G20 Caption Competition: What Are Sarkozy And Cameron Laughing About?

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK

When David Cameron met Nicolas Sarkozy at the G20 Summit, their first handshake was accompanied by giggles and creases. Considering that the futur...

Cat Gets A 'Massage' From Excited Puppy (Video)

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK

This cool cat manages to stay calm during a clumsy puppy massage, rolling his eyes as the puppy chews his ear and continues to rub the cats' back with...

Policeman Uses Car To Stop Plane, Wins A Million Man Points (Video)

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK

Stuff like this tends to only happen in the movies. A plane full of criminals is taking off while a plucky cop is trying to stop them at all costs. ...

Why Fingernails Down A Blackboard And Other Sounds Are So Awful

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK Tech

Listening to the noise of fingernails down a blackboard is near-intolerable for many people. Now researchers have analysed why it is we find the so...

Pictures Of The Day: 3 November

Posted 11.03.2011 | UK

Nicolas Sarkozy, Angela Merkel with Barack Obama and David Cameron seemed to have the woes of the world etched on their faces at the G20 summit in Can...

Miss World 2011: Feminists Stage Protest 'Dehumanising Pageant' (Pictures)

Posted 11.07.2011 | UK

Feminists were out in force protesting as the Miss World final 2011 took place on Sunday night, pledging support to a 40-year-old campaign against the...

Silvo Berlusconi: From Crooner To Prime Minister (Pictures)

Posted 11.07.2011 | UK

Silvio Berlusconi: the politician, property and media tycoon who allegedly brought 'bunga bunga' to Britain's shores, has also been one of Italy's lon...

Mandy Sellars, Woman Who Had Five Stone Leg Amputated, Shocked After It Grew Back

Posted 11.07.2011 | UK

A woman who had one of her five stone legs amputated has been shocked to find the stump has nearly grown back to its original size. Mandy Sellars f...

Hajj Stoning Of Satan: Eid Al-Adha Pilgrimage Pictures

Posted 11.07.2011 | UK

Millions of Muslims flooded into the Saudi Arabian city of Mina for one of the most important Islamic rituals of the Eid al-Adha: the symbolic stoning...

Ryanair Could 'Screen Porn': Pay-Per-View Blue Movies Proposed

Posted 11.08.2011 | UK

Plans by budget airline Ryanair to screen porn, via an online app for smartphones and laptops, have been unveiled in the latest money-spinning proposa...

Sarkozy Calls Netanyahu A 'Liar' In Latest Microphone Gaffe (Video)

Posted 11.08.2011 | UK

Nicolas Sarkozy called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a "liar" in a private conversation with Barack Obama, according to an exchange overhe...

Hen Lays Egg The 'Size Of A Cricket Ball' In China

Posted 11.08.2011 | UK

The chickens came home to roost for one hen in East China, who laid a huge egg nearly four times larger than a standard egg. At 130 grams and 10cm ...