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Weird, offbeat and bizarre news from around the world. Funny, strange & odd news stories that make you wince, laugh and fear for humanity.

Ave It All Maria

‘Tricky Dicky’s money worries are spiralling out of control. The bank is threatening to close in on his loan, his swanky flats are now worth slightly less than a caravan in the Ukraine and the wedding bills are piling in. …

Posted: 2nd, September 2002 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Doreen Goes Doo-Lally

‘THE Hillmans are back from honeymoon and they walk right into a Dame Shirley Porter style housing scandal. Richard is devastated to discover that a prisoners’ charity has bought the house next door to the flats he refurbished and now …

Posted: 19th, August 2002 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Sofa So Good

‘IT comes to something when the biggest storyline in a soap is based around a large, inanimate object that everyone hates. No, Bet Gilroy’s not back, it’s Karen’s sofa. It’s difficult to follow (or care) about this tedious storyline but …

Posted: 14th, August 2002 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


A Marriage Made In Hell

‘RICHARD and Gail’s smugness levels, in the run up to their wedding, threaten to engulf Weatherfield like an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease.

Gail’s hen night took place in the Rovers (surprise!) where she proceeded to torture everyone by …

Posted: 30th, July 2002 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


A Serious Undertaking

‘IF Norris wants to live long enough attend the next Shirley Bassey tour, he’s going to have to stop annoying Richard.

Richard finally lost his temper with Norris after he successfully persuaded Rita not to hand over her life savings. …

Posted: 22nd, July 2002 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Les Not be Having You

‘If Norris wants to live long enough attend the next Shirley Bassey tour, he’s going to have to stop annoying Richard. Richard finally lost his temper with Norris after he successfully persuaded Rita not to hand over her life savings. …

Posted: 19th, July 2002 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0