Tag Archives: Odd News

Londoner Races Tube by Foot

Surely you’ve been on a train inching along, and thought to yourself, “I could get there faster on my own two feet.”

PHOTOS: British Dad Creates Hoover Family to Avoid Housekeeping

A British dad was assigned the task of vacuuming the house, but instead, he decided to photograph the Henry hoover, giving life to an internet sensation named Baby Henry.

TARDIS Toilet Appears Outside a Bristol Cafe

Warmley’s Waiting Room Café in South Gloucestershire did not need to build a TARDIS restroom in order to be a charming place to take a pot of something warm and wet on a blustery afternoon. Located in a former railway station ...

British Teen Creates Time-Lapse Video Spanning Seven Years

Hugo Cornellier was a very ambitious tween, coming up with the concept to take a photo of himself every day, beginning at the age of 12, with the intent to create a time-lapse video, reports Express U.K.

London Underground Prepares for ‘Doctor Who’

Today is the first day of the Doctor Who World Tour; it’s a chance for fans and the press to get to meet Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman and Steven Moffat, and talk over what is about to happen in Season Eight, including the world ...

WATCH: British Woman Vows to Wear a Costume Every Day for a Year

It’s every young child’s dream: to play dress up every single day of the year, whether it be a super hero, a gorilla, or even an onion.

PHOTOS: The Sidewalk ‘Sherlock Holmes’ Quotes of Plymouth

There are many architectural and artistic tributes to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes. The tiles on the wall of Baker Street Tube station show a profile of the detective complete with deerstalker and pipe, for example, and ...

Lego Pieces Washing Ashore in Cornwall, England

Some people may collect seashells by the seashore, or shiny rocks, but for nearly two decades residents of Cornwall, England, and visitors to the coastal area are finding nautical-themed Lego pieces in the sand, reports BBC News.

Scottish Man Surprises His Mum on Graduation Day

Liam Blair, 31, was accepted to the University of Dundee, Nethergate, Scotland, and rather than advertising the news, he kept it in his vest for four years, reports Huffington Post U.K.

Scottish Love Note Found in WWI Kilt

If you think dating is hard now, imagine what it was like during wartime in the early 1900s.

Of course, people had other things on their mind during WWI, but at the same time, some romance provided hope for the future.