Ukip’s popularity is testament to British tolerance, says Alan Tyers. Where else would such half-baked views be granted so much airtime?
While he is proud of his country and all it has given the world, St George’s Day always makes Chas Early feel slightly uneasy.
The word ‘refugee’ has appeared in entries for a BBC writing competition four times more often than it did last year. Are our kids more sensitive to the plight of migrants than we are, asks Alan Tyers.
The note, left by a regular visitor, revealed that she had lost a friend the previous night and urged the waitress to ‘enjoy a night with someone you love’ as ‘life is too short’
Councillor is left sheepish after throwaway comments about fly-tipped cannabis plants lead to stories about sheep terrorising a quiet South Wales village.
A patient motorist’s dashcam captured the excruciating two minutes in which a recently-qualified driver stalled 13 times at a junction in Scotland.
Rob Braddick said he wanted to give back to the village which has been home to his family’s firm for 70 years by letting people enjoy a day at the coast for free.
Enid Blyton for Grown-Ups sees the Famous Five swap solving mysteries and ginger beer for confronting parenthood and trying to give up alcohol.