Times and Star: Cockermouth woman launches petition over potholes
"I'd something something Cockermouth something"
Thursday, June 30, 2011
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
News Post Leader: Fury as 'vandals' kill trees
FACT: 'Ringing' is a tactic often used by unscrupulous property developers to rid land of inconvenient protected trees. Just sayin'
Spotter's Badge: Joanne
Reading Evening Post: Unemployed man who lives next door to shop's delivery bay upset at shop delivery bay noises
And the usual sympathy you've come to expect in the comments
Spotter's Badge: Phil
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Palm Beach Post: Couple frustrated after moving to cellphone dead zone
"I'd give her perfect reception"
Spotter's Badge: Robert
Eastern Daily Press: Warning over council tax refund phone scam
Our spotter says: I think the phrase is 'like a bulldog chewing a wasp'
I have no comment
Spotter's Badge: Pete
The Star Phoenix: Woman's garden 'overwhelmed' by fluff from local trees
I'd show her a bit of fluff
Spotter's Badge: Britt
Monday, June 27, 2011
Northants Evening Telegraph: Woman loses deposit for Elvis impersonator after club closes
"I'd leave her all shook up"
Spotter's Badge: Victor
Camden Gazette: Community centre faces closure over priest's plan to convert it into a school
Sweet swing-ball playing Jesus
Newcastle Evening Chronicle: Byker residents furious as social club closes down
First Byker Grove, and now this. WHERE ARE PJ AND DUNCAN WHEN YOU NEED THEM?
Spotter's Badge: Mark
Sunday, June 26, 2011
Manchester Evening News: Man forced to sell his cock after complaints from neighbours
That same sad, sad story.
Spotter's Badge: Maria
Saturday, June 25, 2011
Cambridge News: Couple's anger as wedding plans disrupted, turn out fine in the end
Fair play to the bloke - marrying her even though she's only three feet. LOVE KNOWS NO BOUNDS
Spotter's Badge: Ian
Manchester Evening News: Bus driver fined while dropping children off after school trip
Superb unreadable document holding
Spotter's Badge: Maria
Friday, June 24, 2011
Sunshine Coast Daily: Thieves steal goalposts from kids' garden
The Sunshine Coast Daily - bringers of Antipodean misery - do it again, with an example of the lesser-spotted 'subject outside the picture frame' shot. We salute you.
Spotter's Badge: Rob
Yorkshire Evening Post: School boycott over girls only sex education lessions
The boys only ones aren't much cop, either
Spotter's Badge: Paul
Manchester Evening News: Mum-of-six waits eleven years for new council house
I refer readers to yesterday's comments on the Coventry Telegraph
Thursday, June 23, 2011
Coventry Telegraph: Mum's fury as builders steal everything including the kitchen sink
I'd err... no... got nothing.
Spotter's Badge: Maria
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Dorset Echo: Shopkeep's fury as thieves steal machine from shop forecourt
And, the next day, the inevitable follow-up:
Dorset Echo: Shopkeep's embarrassment after 'stolen' item was, in fact, sold by another staff member
Oxford Mail: Residents fed up of people having sex in their gardens
Sorry, I'll stop.
Spotter's Badge: Suzanne
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Dorset Echo: Couple shocked to find foul-smelling flower in their garden
The absolute KING of nose-holding photography. Dorset Echo: We salute you.
Watford Observer: Woman feels conned after having her mobile internet cut off
"I'd subject her to my Fair Use policy"
Spotter's Badge: TRT
Monday, June 20, 2011
Sunderland Echo: Residents fight another fast food outlet in takeaway hotspot
"I'm a humanitarian. I only eat humans."
Sunday, June 19, 2011
Sunderland Echo: Sisters want an end to their cycling pothole misery
No helmet for the ginge, I notice.
Bournemouth Echo: Customer's anger over local supermarket's policy of not stopping shoplifters
That's Co-op in Poole. Co-op in Poole. Just sayin'
Ediburgh Evening News: Disabled man lambasts councillor over state of pavements
With a picture of what a lambasted councillor might look like
Spotter's Badge: Caroline
Saturday, June 18, 2011
Southampton Daily Echo: Toilet cleaner finally snaps and runs amok over filth and vandalism
"I wouldn't like to see her sink plunger"
Bournemouth Echo: Parents start petition as nursery school is forced to move
Pouty kid is pouty
Sunday Mercury: Angry bloke told to get on his bike over fish row
"I’ve been collecting fish for about three years and have never had any problems taking them on a bike before."
Friday, June 17, 2011
Barnet Today: Garage boss fined for buying ticket from wrong machine
Yoink! That's scary
Spotter's Bage: Kat
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
This is Hull and East Riding: Residents cautious over power plant plans
Our spotter says: Cautious? Sceptical? Mournful? There's a whole universe of emotion in that woman's face.
We say: There's also an optical illusion going on there. I was convinced at first glance there were five hands in shot
Spotter's Badge: Peter