Medical experts are said to be "baffled" this evening after a Newtownards man's head turned into a sieve. It is understood that the illness struck 32-year-old Craig Colander when his partner Wanda sent him into the kitchen to complete a...
Everyone has a name whether it's a nice one or something so embarrassing it causes you to change it by deed poll. They say teachers can never name a baby because all the arseholes they've taught have ruined the...
After the PSNI found a bottle of Buckfast being used as a light-shade in Craigavon, we got to thinking about what other Northern Irish home furnishings might be lurking out there. So we headed over to the offices of a...
Stocks of gift bags in NI's shops have remained unchanged for almost 15 years according to a new report, which claims Ulster's gift industry relies entirely on the blackmarket trade of second-hand bags which eternally change hands. "Have you seen...
It's the same every year, you've only finished the Halloween sweets then suddenly you're running around getting presents for half the country and promising to get a wee pint with the other half. We all like to repeat stuff...
It's the Belfast marathon tomorrow, and lots of folk have been preparing for the fun runs and relays that go along with the big event itself. As a result everyone's Facebook timeline is full of normally lazy hallions angling after sponsorship for...
A County Antrim man is celebrating this evening after finally being able to wash almost a year's supply of underpants and get them all dried in one session. 48-year-old Jackie Short was previously able to complete "a big wash" last...
It's notoriously difficult to work out how to get a drink over Easter here, so we thought we'd help you out. Just print off this handy licensing laws guide and stick it on your fridge. Friday: If you're in work...
Northern Irish people have given many things to the world - the sublime song-writing of Van Morrison, the silky skills of George Best, the sexy sofa sitting of Eamonn Holmes. Alongside these giants of their chosen fields, we have also displayed an...
A new restaurant is aiming to give a trendy makeover to that staple of the Northern Irish dinner table - the humble crisp sandwich. Inspired by the 'Cereal Cafe' recently opened in London by two Belfast brothers, restaurateur Gavin Spleen hopes...

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