And Finally

And finally…Hebridean crofters to buy their own island after 141 year struggle

Crofters on Great Bernera in the Outer Hebrides are finally set to own their island after being granted £100,000 by the Scottish Land Fund to complete the deal.

Published 16 June 2015

And finally…Men splashing out £80 more a month on life’s “non-essentials” than women

New research has revealed that men are spending significantly more on leisure pursuits such as dining and drinking out, playing sports and buying new gadgets than women.

Published 15 June 2015

And finally... Man quits job to build dream treehouse with hot tub and skate park

An American man has decided that he was done with the city life and instead wanted to build a giant treehouse.

Published 12 June 2015

And finally…Woman selling plots on the Sun wins right to sue eBay

A woman who registered the Sun in her name is to sue ebay after the auction site stopped her selling square-metre solar plots.

Published 11 June 2015

And finally...Charity starts in the bedroom as UK's first benevolent sex shop opens

Sex toys may not be top of most 85-year-olds' birthday wish lists, but they are for sexual health charity the Family Planning Association (FPA).

Published 10 June 2015

And finally...Never mind the bankers, here’s the new Virgin Money credit card

Virgin Money has announced an exclusive range of Sex Pistols credit cards, thirty eight years after the seminal punk band first signed for Virgin Records under Sir Richard Branson.

Published 9 June 2015

And finally…Lloyds awards customer 3p cheque in PPI compensation

Lloyds Banking Group has been forced to defend its decision to award a former customer just 3p in payment protection insurance (PPI) compensation.

Published 8 June 2015

And finally…Teen's name change by deed poll cheaper than Ryan Air admin charge

A teenager travelling to Ibiza with budget airline Ryanair has avoided a £220 administrative fee by changing his name by deed poll.

Published 5 June 2015

And finally…Fraud of the gravest kind -women forges ex-husband’s signature to flog grave plot

A woman has been ordered to pay £4,250 to her ex husband after she forged his signature to sell the graveyard plot they had bought together whilst married.

Published 4 June 2015

And finally…Edinburgh pensioners £50,000 better-off than Glaswegians

New research has revealed a difference in the pension pots of people heading towards retirement in Edinburgh and those in Glasgow of over £50,000.

Published 3 June 2015

And finally…Going for gold - The Royal Mint unveils £20 a-time gold trading service

The Royal Mint is now giving everyone the chance to be gold speculators after yesterday launching a new bullion trading service that allows punters to buy tiny fractions of gold bars at prices as little as £20.

Published 2 June 2015

And finally…Taxman now accepting excuses for late returns, says HMRC

The taxman has this year let off people who have filed late tax returns from paying the usual £100 fine, but only if they have a “reasonable excuse”.

Published 1 June 2015

And finally...Artist sells screenshots of other people’s Instagram photos for $90,000

A photographer is courting controversy in American for selling screenshots of other people’s Instagram pictures for as much as $90,000 a-time.

Published 29 May 2015

And finally…Beer money – hipster charged £223,000 for six pack

A London man has been left in shock after he was hit with a huge bill of more than £200,000 for just six bottles of fancy beer.

Published 28 May 2015