Environment

Newcastle summer to happen on a Saturday this year, confirms Met office

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Geordies are celebrating the news that their summer is likely to fall on a weekend this year.

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Facebook servers under ‘enormous strain’ as snow sweeps UK

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Facebook servers have been put under enormous strain as the people of the UK rush to post pictures of the small sprinkling of snow outside their window.

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Pet shop has no idea if they stock chameleons

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A local pet shop has ‘no idea whatsoever’ if they stock chameleons.

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Park to install coin-operated swings, a premium slide, and a members-only roundabout

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Bristol is to follow-up a controversial charge for all ‘Parkrun’ participants with a series of further ‘paid for’ features in the city’s parks and playgrounds.

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Dad demands enquiry into why the bloody lights are on in there

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Against a fraught backdrop of a large electricity bill, Dad has demanded that an inquiry be held to get to the bottom of exactly why the bloody lights on are in there.

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Jumper dilemma for woman as week of inbetweeny weather hits

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A Maidstone woman is expected to spend the coming week deciding whether or not to take a jumper when she goes out as inbetweeny weather sweeps Britain.

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No more Northern Lights in event of Brexit, insists ‘In’ campaign

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EU ‘In’ campaigners have warned that if we leave the EU then we could lose all rights to the spectacular Northern Lights that have bathed the North of England and Scotland this weekend.

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Wales braced for ‘unprecedented’ weather after Met Office warns it might stop raining

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Wales is preparing for unprecedented weather conditions after the Met Office said it might stop raining there for the first time since 1177BC.

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UKIP calls for crackdown on immigrant sperm whales

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UKIP leader Nigel Farage has called on the Government to do more about sperm whales attempting to illegally enter the UK via rural beaches.

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Banksy claims credit for dead whales on Skegness beach

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Three dead whales washed up on Skegness beach are the latest work by Banksy, it has been revealed.

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