Guinness Book of Records celebrates sixtieth anniversary

The Guinness Book of Record celebrates its sixtieth anniversary this week. ITV Central takes a look back at some of the most unusual records to be broke in the Midlands.

Strongman John Evans from Derby notched up 29 world records over a decade ago thanks to his unique ability to balance heavy items of furniture on his head.

Meanwhile in the Potteries, the Great Britain Destruction Squad set the new world record for tile smashing back in 1983.