April Fools' Day hoaxes

News organisations have been getting into the spirit of April Fools' Day by reporting unlikely stories, but which ones are false? Email your suspicions to yourstory@itn.co.uk or comment on ITV News' Facebook page.

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Google Maps now caters for pirates

Google widened its arsenal of web-browsing tools today to include an extra service for pirates.

As well searching for addresses, users of Google Maps can now search for treasure.

Google Maps' new piratical look Credit: Google Maps

It is not the only April Fools' Day prank Google have pulled off: The search giant also tried to persuade users they can now 'search for smells'.

Here be dragons: Google's new Treasure Map view Credit: Google Maps

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