An artist has attempted to set a world record today by becoming the fastest man to sail over 100 metres in a pumpkin.
Dmimtri Galitzini paddled down a timed run in Trafalgar Wharf in Portsmouth on board half a tonne of the orange fruit. Tomorrow he's going to try to cross the Solent.
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A great-grandmother nearly died when she was stung by a hornet while visiting her late husband's grave.
Simon's Blog - Interesting Creatures
Tuesday night's weather for the east of the region