Former Man United, Aston Villa and Celtic footballer Dion Dublin has recorded his own Christmas album.
A four-year-old boy's adorable love letter to a little girl in his class has gone viral.
A Lego Santa, complete with sleigh, sack of presents and nine reindeer, made up of 750,000 bricks, has landed in London's Convent Garden.
Police arrested a nine-year-old girl in the US after her mother reported her for punching her six-year-old sister.
Residents are hoping that air sample tests will explain why their entire city smells of cat urine.
A new study suggests that men are more likely to help a woman if she is wearing high heels.
Women are in uproar after bras and knickers they draped on a roundabout to raise awareness of cancer disappeared.
A Cornish fire crew closed down a high street in Penzance - to rescue a pigeon.
A woman was arrested after allegedly attacking her boyfriend in a heated argument over a game of Monopoly.
Eight people were taken to hospital after eating a birthday cake which had been made with cannabis butter.
A man has invented a range of pills which he claims will make your farts smell like roses or chocolate.
Boris Johnson's sister has apologised after a tweet from her account called David Cameron an 'egg faced c***'.
An unofficial UKIP cookbook - full of suggestions for replacing foreign meals with traditional British food - has gone on the market in time for Christmas.
Cambridge University students have been criticised after again staging a 'best bum' competition.
One of the world's most rarely seen - and scariest looking - fish has become an unlikely viral star after being caught on camera for the first time.
A keen-nosed former police dog will be used to sniff out sewer-blocking 'fatbergs' made of congealed oil, fat and grease.
A gay Irish bull facing slaughter has been saved following a worldwide appeal backed by the co-creator of the The Simpsons.
A Montreal man made an amazing wildlife video - by leaving a GoPro camera near a tree for a squirrel to steal.
A video of a budgie's near perfect impression of Star Wars robot R2D2 is proving a smash hit online.
A police helicopter and firefighters are hunting for a young tiger which is reportedly on the loose near Paris.
An escapologist parrot picked two locks on its cage and escaped into the wilds of Essex.
A soggy moggy has gone against nature by taking to swimming like a duck to water.
Police had to be called to a toy store in Ireland after a frenzy to buy an Elsa doll from Frozen sparked a fight among parents.
A naked man fell through the ceiling of a women's toilets at an airport terminal before violently assaulting an 84-year-old man, say police.
A man dressed as Santa is being hunted by police in Australia after he robbed a post office.
A US shoplifter has been caught on CCTV cameras - trying to hide a chainsaw down the front of his trousers.
Police are investigating claims that a man was allegedly photographed masturbating in a student's garden.
A hot air balloon carrying two foreign tourists has landed in the middle of a prison in India, sparking a major security alert.
An Australian man has been charged by police after parking a plane outside a pub while he went inside for a beer.
Two advertising executives have been suspended by Kickstarter after trying to launch a computer games controller that takes blood from players' arms.
A US toy maker is selling an unofficial Lego pole-dancing club complete with G-string clad dancers.
A video of a man having live maggots removed from his nose by a doctor in India is proving a viral hit online.
Winnie the Pooh could be banned from a Polish playground, after politicians labelled the character as a half-naked hermaphrodite who is an inappropriate role model to children.
A video showing three grandmother's smoking marijuana for the first time has proved a viral hit.
Monty Python's Always Look on the Bright Side of Life has replaced Frank Sinatra's My Way as the most popular song played at funerals.
A couple were "fined" £100 by a Blackpool hotel after they wrote an internet review describing it as a "rotten stinking hovel run by muppets".
A Russian body art fanatic has spent seven years transforming himself into a human duck-billed platypus.
An unlikely video mash-up of Disney's children's movie Frozen with drug crime TV classic Breaking Bad is proving a huge hit.
A university hockey team played a match completely naked to raise awareness for an anti-homophobia campaign.
An 'average-sized' doll has gone on sale to compete with Barbie and Cindy after a successful crowdfunding campaign.
Neo-Nazis were tricked into raising money for an anti-Nazi charity through their annual march in a small town in Germany.
A new video gives white knuckle ride fans the chance to experience virtually the world's tallest rollercoaster.
A video of a Russian man calmly sipping his drink as 35 armed masked men burst into a cafe and start attacking customers is going viral.
An Irishman's optical illusion tattoo - making it look as if he has a hole right through his arm - is proving a viral hit.
Peppa Pig is being sued by an Italian woman who claims she was "teased" after an episode featured a baby goat with her name.
Two men who were barred from a nightclub sneaked in wearing fancy dress - and won a Halloween competition.
CCTV footage of a car supposedly being abducted by aliens is going viral on YouTube.
Lingerie company Triumph has designed a bra inspired by Disney movie Frozen, which changes colour when you touch someone else wearing the underwear.
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