An animal lover has trained her two 15-stone pigs to sit like puppies.
Penny the Boston Terrier was innocently popped in the machine by toddler Sienna Edwards, two, who unknowingly shut the door.
This pitiful purple seagull was spotted hanging round the harbour in Bridlington, East Yorks., by Oliver Stone, who snapped the blingy bird in a bid to raise awareness of the disturbing practice.
London taxis block the roads around in London, as drivers demonstrate over a phone app called Uber which allows customers to book and track vehicles.
Tiny Kaci-Rose was born one week below the abortion limit at 23 weeks and weighed just 1lb and 2oz - half the weight of a bag of sugar.
Scottish Power’s “useless” customer service has sent it to the bottom of a ranking of the UK’s biggest brands where it languishes with fellow energy companies and telecoms providers.
Blindfolded woman had sex ten times before discovering lover was female friend with prosthetic penis
A woman has been convicted of impersonating a man over two years to dupe her friend into having sex.
Zoey Patrick, 29, started piling on the pounds after gorging on unhealthy NHS hospital food when her newborn daughter was taken ill seven years ago.
Former Labour leadership hopeful Andy Burnham has been given a prominent role in Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet.
A flashmob invaded the British Museum to protest against BP’s sponsorship of the country’s cultural institutions.
A shirtless prisoner who has scaled an 18ft fence at a high security prison is being talked down by negotiators.
A man who played the role of a murder suspect in a BBC Crimewatch reconstruction has been named as a suspect, around two decades later.
The Queen is today set to pass the record set by her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria who, Buckingham Palace has calculated, reigned for 23,226 days, 16 hours and 23 minutes.
A keen runner who suffered a heart attack during a 5k race refused to give up - and incredibly managed to cross the finish line.
More than a dozen people have been hurt after a London-bound British Airways plane caught fire on a runway at a Las Vegas airport.
A Tory press officer fled a Jeremy Corbyn Labour leadership rally after his cover was blown.
Despicable dog-snatchers were caught on camera dragging a beloved family pet by the scruff of his neck from his owner's back garden in West Yorkshire before bundling him in the back of a van and driving off.
A married father-of-three has admitted sexually attacking a horse.
An RAF Typhoon fighter jet flew 200ft underneath a helicopter on its way to a North Sea platform a report by the UK Airprox Board has revealed.
More than 100 marchers followed in the footsteps of their ancestors yesterday as they paraded through rural Aberdeenshire to one of the region's biggest events.
Zamual Mallinson was found guilty of keeping a dog used for dog fighting and of failing to ensure the needs of other dogs he owned following a three day trial.
This hapless thief learned the definition of irony after he coaxed staff to chase him as he fled from a convenience store with a drink he hadn’t paid for. But he was almost immediately stopped in his tracks by workers who accepted the challenge, before handing him over to the police.
Prime Minister David Cameron has confirmed that the UK will provide resettlement for thousands more Syrian refugees.
Speculation is mounting that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will attend one of the most famous Highland games in the world this weekend.
Beluga whales have been spotted and filmed in the North Sea off the Northumberland coast - more than 2000 miles from their normal home.
The Duke of Rothesay has come to the aid of a volunteer team restoring the historic railway the royal family once used on trips to the Balmoral Estate.
This shocking video shows the moment when three teen thugs began beating a 15 year old girl and set her hair on fire.
Jessica Boyes who can't speak properly and suffers a string of health problems has a permanent smile on her face - due to a rare genetic condition.
A lorry carrying cider overturned at a roundabout near Worcester spilling its load all over the carriageway.
The head of ITV has accused the BBC of deliberately scheduling clashes between Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor.
A foal is fighting for his life a week after being doused in inflammable liquid and set alight.
Police have appealed for information after a cowardly day time attack on a cyclist.