Monday, October 24, 2016

No more buses anger

Lancashire Evening Post: Man thumbs a lift after bus services scrapped

He's wearing his h-viz jacket back-to-front

Spotter's Badge: Karen, Andrew

Come back with my kiddiewinks anger

Nottingham Post: Tram moves off without two children


Spotter's Badge: Milan

Sunday, October 23, 2016

All fun and games until somebody spilts their head open anger

Daily Record: Man splits his head open on sign

See? We warned you.

Spotter's Badge: Jen

You're not getting the lollipop back either anger

Hull Daily Mail: Sacked lollipop man finds that the 'banter' defence doesn't actually work

Take notice, Donald Trump.

Spotter's Badge: Ian

Something about a new housing development anger

Norwich Evening News: Something about a new housing estate and legal action, but just look at those faces

One clock-stopping stare and one look of abject terror

Spotter's Badge: Paul, Chris

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Fuming over his BT landline anger

Gazette Series: Bloke slightly miffed after BT disconnects his phone by mistake

Aww, bless. People still use landlines.

Spotter's Badge: David

Bus driver having a bad day anger

Bournemouth Echo: Bus driver takes it out on student, quits his job


Can't park my car where I want anger

Hull Daily Mail: Newsagent protests parking fine for leaving his car on crossing's zig-zag lines while unloading

"Why is the bin lorry allowed to stop on double yellow lines, but I'm not allowed to park my car on zig-zags by a pedestrian crossing?" asks man who has presumably passed a driving test.

Spotter's Badge: L0wey, And somebody else but I lost the email

Friday, October 21, 2016

Murky goings on in the world of bell-ringing anger

York Press: Fury, editorials in The Times, as York Minister sacks 30 bell-ringers

A real DING-DONG, eh readers?!?!?!

[Warning: Item and associated comments are so long they reach the centre of the Earth]

Spotter's Badge: Erin

Tory hotel price protest anger

London Evening Standard: Councillor sleeps in his car in protest against high hotel prices at the Conservative Party Conference

Look at him with his bottle of wine and his ...err... dog bowl.

Spotter's Badge: Andy

False cheese anger

Northern Echo: Diners warned that local takeaways are passing off 'false cheese' 

And here is the false cheese in production:

Spotter's Badge: Leanne, Anne-Marie

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Important shed violation anger

Cambrian News: Pwllheli man told to demolish shed he put up in shared garden to keep his wife's mobility scooter which is presumably the size of a bus

I went to Pwllheli earlier this year, and this shed is among the high points of the place.

Spotter's Badge: Tim

Tattoo shop terror anger

Shropshire Star: Tattoo shop is latest victim in local crime spree

"They stole all our curly celtic designs and our Chinese-English dictionary!"

Spotter's Badge: Tim

Stop stealing from my lady garden anger Garden thief is caught red-handed

So much sexy slang I could put here. But I won't

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wrecked football pitch anger

Lancashire Telegraph: Thieves set fire to car after performing doughnuts on football pitch

It'll buff out.

Spotter's Badge: Karen