And Finally



And finally... lockdown(under)

Police slapped partygoers with fines worth nearly €23,000 in total after an unusually large order from KFC raised suspicions.

Published 15 July 2020

And finally… the missing ink

Moscow housing officials have been accused of embezzling money from the city budget by using invisible ink on contracts.

Published 14 July 2020

And finally... game over

A sealed copy of Super Mario Bros for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) has sold at a public auction for £90,300.

Published 13 July 2020

And finally... death of the suit

Scottish accountancy firm Wylie & Bisset has pronounced "the death of the business suit" following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published 10 July 2020

And finally... tiny dancer

Sir Elton John is to feature on a new coin created by The Royal Mint.

Published 9 July 2020

And finally... never on a sundae

The head of Russia's national women's organisation has called for a rainbow-coloured ice cream to be banned as "gay propaganda".

Published 8 July 2020

And finally... doggone

An investigation has been launched into the apparent abduction of Sir Walter Scott's loyal four-legged companion.

Published 7 July 2020

And finally... bids galore

Whisky collectors will have the chance to buy cargo from one of the world's most famous shipwrecks, as a bottle of malt whisky from the SS Politician is to go up for auction.

Published 6 July 2020

And finally... crown secrets

A rare photo of the six children of King George V and Queen Mary, showing a young Prince John, who was kept out of the public eye is due to be sold at auction for an estimated price of £3,000.

Published 3 July 2020

And finally... on your bike

An e-bike advert has been banned on the basis that it creates "a climate of anxiety" around the car industry.

Published 2 July 2020

And finally... tyred out

A German man has accidentally purchased 27 Teslas when trying to buy a new car.

Published 1 July 2020

And finally… the other Boris

The prime minister of Bulgaria, Boïko Borissov, has been fined for entering a church without a mask.

Published 30 June 2020

And finally… you can’t always get what you want

Donald Trump has been threatened with legal action by rock band The Rolling Stones for using their songs at his campaign rallies despite cease-and-desist directives.

Published 29 June 2020

And finally… acting the goat

A bitter row between two neighbours over the paternity of five goats has ended up in court.

Published 26 June 2020

And finally... asset depreciation

A brand new Lamborghini has been written off after it crashed on a motorway just twenty minutes after it was purchased in West Yorkshire.

Published 25 June 2020