A public safety announcement: If you're planning a trip to Hull this summer, perhaps to take in the world-class aquarium The Deep, wander the historic Old Town or be inspired by the natural majesty of the Yorkshire Wolds, then stay on the road, ke
One in the eye for whoever said Americans don't do irony from Jackson, Mississippi, where non-plussed Eddie Prosser decided he'd had enough of trying to get the city to fix a pothole for the past year, so it threw it a birthday party.
When is an orange peel a banana skin? When a council tries to fine someone for accidentally dropping it, the case goes to court and the council loses, leaving taxpayers with a bill that could run to £8,000.
The Qatari royal family's plans to build a £200m, 17 bedroom palace in Westminster's Regent's Park have been pooh-poohed by the council on the grounds that the borough already has a shortage of housing.