More than 1,000 fortune-seekers flock to South African village after shepherd finds unidentified gem

More than 1,000 fortune seekers have flocked to a South African village in search of what they believed to be diamonds after a shepherd discovered unidentified stones in the area.  People travelled from across the country on Monday to join villagers in KwaHlathi in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province.  Locals have been digging since Saturday after a … Read more

Sunworshippers flock to Britain’s beaches

Sun-seekers are flocking to Britain’s holiday hotspots for a scorching bank holiday weekend – sparking local complaints about two-hour waits to be served in the pub.  Day-trippers have piled in to several picturesque seaside resorts across Britain today, with temperatures set to hit around 75F (24C) in parts of the country.   Sun-seekers basked in glorious … Read more

Next ups its profit forecast AGAIN as shoppers flock back to stores

Next ups its profit forecast AGAIN as shoppers flock back to stores while online channels remain popular – but retailer warns sales may wane soon Clothing retailer Next raked in £75m more in sales than expected recently The FTSE 100-listed group hiked its profit forecast and shares are up sharply But, bosses at the chain … Read more

Deaf sheepdog Peggy learns sign language so she can return to work rounding up flock

Seen but not HERD! Deaf sheepdog Peggy learns sign language so she can return to work rounding up flock Peggy, eight-year-old Border Collie was given up when she lost her hearing   She was taken in by the RSPCA’s mid Norfolk and North Suffolk branch in 2018  Animal welfare manager Chloe Shorten and her shepherd husband … Read more

Britain basks in glorious sunshine as families flock to beaches – before SNOW sweeps UK tomorrow

Easter Sunday has brought sunny skies for many in the South of England as hundreds pile onto the nation’s beaches with family on the first weekend since lockdown restrictions were eased to allow groups of six to meet outdoors.  A top temperature of 64.4F (18C) is forecast for the South of England this afternoon, whilst … Read more

Australian celebrities flock to offer condolences to Russell Crowe after father John’s death

Several Australian celebrities have offered their condolences to Russell Crowe following the death of his 85-year-old father John Alexander Crowe.   The Hollywood actor, 56, announced the tragic news on Tuesday via Twitter.  Russell’s tribute to his late father prompted an outpouring of emotion, with a host of radio stars, TV personalities, comedians, and chefs paying tribute to … Read more

Drivers are fined as they flock to beaches and beauty spots

Police turned away hundreds of cars from beauty spots this weekend and broke up a party after revellers travelled 120 miles to attend – while in London a woman was stopped and quizzed by officers after going to buy coffee two miles from her home.  Merseyside Police turned away more than 100 cars from Formby … Read more

Toddler single-handedly shepherds a flock of sheep into their pen

‘It’s working!’ Delighted toddler single-handedly shepherds a flock of sheep into their pen in adorable footage Daniel Willard, from Norfolk, teaches his daughter how to herd flock of sheep Daughter Isabelle runs towards the animals and watches as they disperse She herds the sheep into their pen within seconds as her father watches  By Bhvishya … Read more

Crowds flock to parks and beauty spots on hottest day of the year so far as temperatures hit 60F

Crowds of people were out and about across the UK yesterday as they enjoyed sunning themselves during the hottest day of 2021 so far. Hoards of sunseekers were seen making the most of the break in the recent rain by taking strolls or enjoying a sit down away from their bubbles. And ahead of tomorrow’s … Read more

Sydney: Woman forced to give McDonald’s to flock of cockatoos

Cocky wants some Maccas: Charming moment a hungry cockatoo lands on a woman’s car window and demands a bite of her McDonald’s hash brown Merann Bartle, 51, was seated in a McDonald’s carpark in Sydney ready to eat A lone cockatoo landed on her side window and she offered him her hash brown Soon enough, … Read more