ITV News Central April Fools: Ferris wheel hotel

In 2005 Rohit Kachroo reported on Birmingham's ferris wheel being turned into the world's first moving hotel. The gondolas offered room service and guests did not have to worry about privacy as the toilet carriage offered blacked-out windows.

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April Fool's Day hoaxes

Midlanders have been getting into the spirit of April Fool's Day including an unlikely report from Leicester University. Watch some of ITV News Central's prank reports from the past.