The invention of gingerbread and a Hulk Hogan lung transplant were among the outlandish tales Twitter users shared after a comedian urged them to share the most outrageous lies they’d ever heard.
Animal rights activists in Barcelona are celebrating a victory after the Spanish city ordered its municipal zoo to restrict the reproduction of captive animals unless their young are destined to be reintroduced into the wild.
Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is dreaming of playing a part in the Champions League final after injury denied him a role 12 months ago.
There is no doubt that Gordon Strachan has got a lot of qualities for a director of football-type role.
Theresa May’s fate as Prime Minister looks set to be sealed on Friday when she meets the Tory grandee who speaks for Conservative backbenchers.
Hollywood Bowl has reported surging profits on the back of a major refurbishment programme.
Crime novelist Ian Rankin has gifted his literary archive to the nation.
Retail giant Halfords is urging other businesses to help women prisoners train for jobs after announcing that a scheme it has been running for two years has been a big success.
An investigation has been launched after a pregnant beaver was found shot dead on a riverbank.
“When I have a bad day I remind myself it’s just a bad day, not a bad life,” says David Cotterill.