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Couple swap home for Florry the Lorry

Couple swap home for Florry the Lorry

A professional couple have left life in the fast lane behind them to travel along the slow lanes of Europe in a 7.5 tonne lorry called Florry, which they have transformed into a unique mobile home.
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Man trims mammoth beard after hitting his cancer charity target

Man trims mammoth beard after hitting his cancer charity target

A father-of-three who refused to trim his beard until he raised GBP10,000 for a cancer charity, after his own father died of leukaemia, has smashed his target and braved the shave. Previously, Rob Lodge, 41, had sported nothing more than some lig...
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Parents launch community network in memory of baby girl

Parents launch community network in memory of baby girl

A couple whose two-month-old baby girl died due to a rare heart defect have revealed their mission to preserve her memory, by launching a community network in her name to help other bereaved parents. When their daughter, Harper, was diagnosed wit...
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Fashion designer creates remarkable "squishy" flesh suits

Fashion designer creates remarkable "squishy" flesh suits

Meet the bizarre 'family' created by a fashion designer using a series of grotesque 'flesh suits.'Textile artist Daisy May Collingridge, 29, used her skills to make five striking characters - Burt, Hilary, Clive, Dave and Lippy - out of stuffed f...
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Storm Dennis: Trampoline taken hostage by strong winds

Storm Dennis: Trampoline taken hostage by strong winds

CCTV footage captures the moment a trampoline is taken hostage by strong winds amid Storm Dennis, in Dudley, West Midlands. The area has been hard-hit by the storm, with five severe weather warnings still in place for the region.
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Feline grumpy?! 'World's worst cat' finds purrrfect new home

Feline grumpy?! 'World's worst cat' finds purrrfect new home

A less than friendly cat named Perdita has finally found a new home thanks to a successful social media campaign. The feline, described as the 'world's worst cat' and as a 'jerk' by an animal shelter in Spruce Pine has officially been adopted by h...
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Dog lover says her two German shepherds detected her breast CANCER

Dog lover says her two German shepherds detected her breast CANCER

A dog lover says she owes her life to her two German shepherds - after they detected her breast CANCER.Linda Munkley, 65, was left baffled when five-year-old dog Bea began frequently leaping up at her and headbutting or pawing at her chest.She tho...
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Paralysed ex-swimmer makes YouTube workouts for wheelchair users

Paralysed ex-swimmer makes YouTube workouts for wheelchair users

A professional swimmer whose hopes of competing in the Olympics were shattered by a "Baywatch moment" that left him paralysed from the waist down, has found a new calling - creating YouTube workouts for wheelchair users.
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Dad describes 'phenomenal' moment he turns on baby daughter's hearing aids

Dad describes 'phenomenal' moment he turns on baby daughter's hearing aids

Mandatory Courtesy: @addisonjrp A father has delighted social media by sharing the moment he turns his severely deaf daughter's hearing aids on in the morning. Paul Addison, 32, from Harrogate, tweeted a video of four-month-old Georgina reacting...
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Dramatic moment strong wave crashes into homes in Mallorca

Dramatic moment strong wave crashes into homes in Mallorca

Emergency services in Mallorca are warning members of the public to avoid parts if the island's coastline as it's battered by Storm Gloria. Video captured shows huge waves heading straight towards apartments as residents sought cover from the el...
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Terminally ill dog becomes police K9 for the day

Terminally ill dog becomes police K9 for the day

A dog named Eddie, who has cancer, has been made a police K9 officer for the day. The gesture was made by his new adoptive owner. He enjoyed a day out visiting local businesses and ticking things off his bucket list. Eddie has around 12 months ...
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Cat is miraculously revived by firefighters

Cat is miraculously revived by firefighters

Lampo the cat is revived by Italian firefighters after apartment fire. Lampo had suffered smoke inhalation and required an oxygen mask. After regaining consciousness Lampo was wrapped in a blanket and cared for by members of local fire service Co...
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Dogs slip and slide in fresh snowfall

Dogs slip and slide in fresh snowfall

Two dogs enjoy the fresh snowfall in Cumbria. Parts of northern England woke up to a dusting of snow and ice this morning.
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Two stags disrupt training session in Scotland

Two stags disrupt training session in Scotland

Credit: (Twitter) @FortWilliamFC Two stags interrupt a Fort William training session in Scotland. The side, who play in the Highland League, were practising at their home ground Claggan Park when they were joined by some four-legged spectators.
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Childhood beauty pageant star crushed by vitiligo diagnosis throws herself into modelling

Childhood beauty pageant star crushed by vitiligo diagnosis throws herself into modelling

A childhood beauty pageant star who "felt like a dinosaur" after being diagnosed with the skin condition vitiligo has rebuilt her confidence by throwing herself into modelling. Make-up artist, Crystal Alexis, 36, made her catwalk debut aged just ...
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Pole dancing helps plus-size student love her body

Pole dancing helps plus-size student love her body

A size 20 psychology student who has spent years battling with her confidence has finally learned to love her body - thanks to pole dancing. Emma Wallace, 24, of Fife, Scotland, spotted an advert for some local pole dancing classes on Facebook fo...
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Banker left "at death's door" given new lease of life thanks to his medically trained dog

Banker left "at death's door" given new lease of life thanks to his medically trained dog

A high-flying banker whose world came crashing down after a rare hormonal disorder left him "at death's door" has been given a new lease of life - thanks to a giant, medically trained black dog that looks "like a fluffy bear." At the top of his g...
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Mum sells her GBP90,000 house and all her possessions to travel in a motorhome with her family

Mum sells her GBP90,000 house and all her possessions to travel in a motorhome with her family

A mum-of-two has sold her GBP90,000 house and all her possessions, ditching the 9 to 5 to travel the world in a motorhome with her husband and young children after being rocked by a series of bereavements. When Rosie Beeson, 27, held a demanding ...
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Family 'making memories' with daughter who has childhood dementia

Family 'making memories' with daughter who has childhood dementia

A devoted couple have vowed to "make beautiful memories" with their five-year-old daughter who has childhood dementia, meaning she is unlikely to live beyond her teens. Little Penny Mills was developing slowly but surely and could say 150 words b...
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Mum's 'bubble of pure joy' burst after baby girl diagnosed with Rett syndrome

Mum's 'bubble of pure joy' burst after baby girl diagnosed with Rett syndrome

A mum has described how her "bubble of pure joy" was cruelly burst when her baby girl was diagnosed with Rett syndrome, a brutal genetic illness causing her to regress. Lifelong family friends when, in July 2017, former HR manager, Carrie McSwan,...
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Mental health influencer urges followers to open up

Mental health influencer urges followers to open up

A fearless mum whose terrifying postpartum psychosis nearly drove her to suicide has become a mental health influencer - helping others by sharing her story online and urging her 15,000 Facebook and Instagram followers to do the same. Just a teen...
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Bullied woman becomes 'first albino influencer'

Bullied woman becomes 'first albino influencer'

A woman with albinism who was bullied mercilessly as a child is now carving a name as a successful model - dubbing herself "the first albino influencer" after racking up 20,000 Instagram followers. Growing up, Jennifer Rhodes, 34, often felt "alo...
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47-year-old PR executive shows off GBP20,000 Barbie collection

47-year-old PR executive shows off GBP20,000 Barbie collection

A 47-year-old Barbie superfan has built up a 500-strong collection of dolls worth GBP20,000 - even building them their own apartment in his living room. By day, Tristan Pineiro, of Temple, central London, is a high-flying PR executive. But once ...
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Sunderland chef who spends thousands on plastic surgery intimidates dates with looks

Sunderland chef who spends thousands on plastic surgery intimidates dates with looks

A 20-something chef, who has already spent GBP17,000 cosmetically enhancing his looks, has likened his latest hair transplant - to cover hereditary premature balding - to having a 'seven hour haircut.' First experimenting with Botox injections an...
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Family 'making memories' with daughter who has childhood dementia

Family 'making memories' with daughter who has childhood dementia

A devoted couple have vowed to "make beautiful memories" with their five-year-old daughter who has childhood dementia, meaning she is unlikely to live beyond her teens. Little Penny Mills was developing slowly but surely and could say 150 words b...
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Lawyer turned pageant queen opens up on her dyslexia

Lawyer turned pageant queen opens up on her dyslexia

Feeling "stupid" when she could not read as a child, sheer perseverance and "pushy parenting" from her mother, Lessenta Mcpherson, soon saw Jeniffer Campbell - whose condition was undiagnosed - leaving her classmates in the shade, as she memorise...
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Influencer claims exercise saved her life after being diagnosed with cystic fibrosis aged 26

Influencer claims exercise saved her life after being diagnosed with cystic fibrosis aged 26

A fitness influencer claims her obsession with exercise has saved her life after she was diagnosed with incurable lung condition cystic fibrosis when she was 26. Crystal Concha, 28, who regularly lifts more than her own body weight in the gym, on...
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Family hope to raise GBP45,000 for MS-stricken dad

Family hope to raise GBP45,000 for MS-stricken dad

A devoted wife whose husband advised her to "walk away" on their sixth date because of his MS, is now desperately trying to raise GBP45,000 for treatment they hope will change his life - six years after they met. When mum-of-two Alison Swindin, 5...
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Plus-size model with lipoedema uses platform to address stigma

Plus-size model with lipoedema uses platform to address stigma

Abyie Polder was diagnosed with lipoedema when she was 15, causing her massive self-confidence issues. She posted a candid photo on Instagram and saw her follower count blow-up overnight. She now uses her platform to to fight the stigma surround...
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Woman runs 12 marathons in 12 months in memory of brother

Woman runs 12 marathons in 12 months in memory of brother

Credit: Emma Cooper and Hannah Goodwin A woman has run 12 marathons in 12 months, covering over 300 miles and raising GBP5,500 for charity - in memory of her beloved brother, who tragically took his own life 15 years ago. Isolated by her grief, ...
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33-year-old loses 11st and gains bionic shoulder

33-year-old loses 11st and gains bionic shoulder

25-stone John Peate lost an impressive 11 stone which lead to him having his whole shoulder replaced. The 33-year-old took action after he thought his weight was the cause of his shoulder pain.
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Couple from Utah have 10 children in 10 years

Couple from Utah have 10 children in 10 years

Cassandra and Jacob Morrise from Utah, who planned to have just a few children - but went on to have 10, including two sets of twins - insist it is the best thing to happen to them. The couple now laughingly remember feeling they had "enough chil...
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Angels and fairies help publicist reach the top of her game

Angels and fairies help publicist reach the top of her game

A publicist who claims an encounter with a heavenly messenger changed her life has told how she now consults angels and fairies to find the best opportunities for her clients. Counting the legendary Arthurian magician Merlin amongst her spirit gu...
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Former accountant cured of opiate addiction by painting

Former accountant cured of opiate addiction by painting

A former accountant who was turned into a bedridden "zombie" by an addiction to prescription opiates has told how she cured her habit and her pain using art.
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Adrenaline junkie kite surfs in 80mph winds during Storm Ciara

Adrenaline junkie kite surfs in 80mph winds during Storm Ciara

This dramatic video footage shows a kite surfer flying 60ft through the air after taking to the waves in 80mph winds during Storm Ciara. Red Bull athlete Tom Bridge, 18, braved the worst storm to hit Britain in several years to go kite surfing at...
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Friends find migrants in back of their van

Friends find migrants in back of their van

This is the moment friends on a lads trip to France opened the back of their van to find two grinning MIGRANTS hiding inside -- asking "in England?" Charlie Cox, 23, and five pals were parked up in a supermarket near Dunkirk when the father and s...
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Motorist had a miracle escape after driving car into a SINKHOLE

Motorist had a miracle escape after driving car into a SINKHOLE

A motorist had a miracle escape after driving their car into a SINKHOLE - which opened on a suburban street.The massive hole appeared in the early hours of this morning (Mon) as Storm Ciara raged.Pictures from the bizarre incident on Hatch Road in...
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Three-legged pitbull gets a new wheelchair

Three-legged pitbull gets a new wheelchair

An adorable dog that lost a leg and suffered a stroke when she was forced to take part in a dog fighting ring now has a special a wheelchair to get around. Juniper was found in California with scars on her face and her teeth filed down from her ti...
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Moose picking a fight with a swing set caught on video

Moose picking a fight with a swing set caught on video

This is the moment a moose picks a fight with a snow-covered swing set in this hilarious home video. Linda Schwitzke, 57, looked on in amazement as the animal clashed with the children's swing in her sister's backyard in Kenai, Alaska, USA last ...
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Moose picking a fight with a swing set caught on video

Moose picking a fight with a swing set caught on video

This is the moment a moose picks a fight with a snow-covered swing set in this hilarious home video. Linda Schwitzke, 57, looked on in amazement as the animal clashed with the children's swing in her sister's backyard in Kenai, Alaska, USA last ...
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Man gets stuck in big inflatable Zorbing ball

Man gets stuck in big inflatable Zorbing ball

This is the hilarious moment a man was knocked to the floor and left unable to get up after he got trapped inside his inflatable zorb.Onlookers captured the moment the man - said to be in his 20s - got stuck inside the blow-up ball, with his arms ...
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This hilarious video shows the moment a 21-year-old man had to be rescued - from a child's high chai

This hilarious video shows the moment a 21-year-old man had to be rescued - from a child's high chai

This hilarious video shows the moment a 21-year-old man had to be rescued - from a child's high chair. It took three people - who were all laughing uncontrollably - to pull Jamie Brammah out of the chair when he became stuck after a pal made him a...
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Dad granted son's birthday wish to be picked up from school by Jason Voorhees

Dad granted son's birthday wish to be picked up from school by Jason Voorhees

This is the moment a dad granted his son's birthday wish - to be picked up from school by JASON from Friday the 13th. Sam Murphy wanted to surprise his son Carter, who has ADHD, with a special treat for his big day. He asked Carter what he wante...
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Adorable moment dogs greet owner at airport arrivals

Adorable moment dogs greet owner at airport arrivals

This is the adorable moment two Jack Russell dogs roll around on the floor with their owner at an airport arrivals lounge as he returns home.Life coach Peter Sage, 47, had only been away for 11 days but his twin pooches cleared missed him.Cute vid...
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Huge meteor explodes in the sky above Derby

Huge meteor explodes in the sky above Derby

This is the jaw-dropping moment a doorbell security camera captured a METEOR streaking across the sky before exploding in a fireball. Gary Rogers, 52, received a text alert from his security camera after it detected suspicious movement outside hi...
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Blazing sun set over the Big Apple

Blazing sun set over the Big Apple

The blazing sun sets over the Big Apple creating a silhouette of Brooklyn Bridge. A photographer has captured mesmerising footage of a sunset over New York city, which casts a bright orange glow across the sky. The fiery footage shows the sun pier...
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Great-gran celebrates 100th birthday singing rendition of 'When You're Smiling'

Great-gran celebrates 100th birthday singing rendition of 'When You're Smiling'

This awe-inspiring video shows a great-gran celebrating her 100th birthday by belting out a dazzling rendition of 'When You're Smiling'. Sprightly Letitia 'Letty' Lancaster was commemorating her big day surrounded by adoring friends and family w...
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Russian polar bear has been unveiled at a Yorkshire wildlife park

Russian polar bear has been unveiled at a Yorkshire wildlife park

England's only polar bear colony got a new arrival yesterday - in the form of a 12-year-old male weighing half a ton. Rasputin the Russian bear had to leave his former home in the south of France after posing a danger to the four young polar cubs...
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