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Dave Heeley, nicknamed 'Blind Dave', has embarked on his most ambitious challenge yet, raising money for the Albion Foundation.Read the full story ›
Hagrid the baby ram is already the size of a toddler, and around three times the size of his playmates at a Lincolnshire farm.Read the full story ›
Paddy Elliot from Shirley in Solihull is still flying high at the age of 90 as one of the world’s oldest pilots.Read the full story ›
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Spring is surely here, as these spectacular photographs show a bright daffodil field in Lincolnshire.Read the full story ›
Unusual 'stories' to emerge on April 1st include a stadium getting a retractable garden roof, and an eight-lane one-way Hyperway road.Read the full story ›
A man who took another woman on his honeymoon after his wife jilted him has said the pair hit it off on the trip but there was no romance.Read the full story ›
It's not the most conventional mode of wedding transport, but at least one groom didn't need to worry about any spooky goings on!Read the full story ›
You may think over the winter when Alton Towers is closed the staff all get a well earned break, but for some of them that's when the work really gets going.
One hundred and fifty full time maintenance workers spend five months inspecting and overhauling all of the rides, to make sure they're set and safe for the season.
Our reporter Chris Halpin went behind the scenes ahead of opening this weekend, to see what they've been getting up to.