And Finally

And finally… chip on her shoulder

A woman who married her husband while she worked in his chip-shop has been awarded a divorce settlement just shy of £4 million.

Published 24 June 2020

And finally... be our gest 

Producer and reality star David Gest's huge collection of music and film memorabilia is to be sold in an upcoming auction. 

Published 23 June 2020

And finally... Tap heavy

The billionaire president of the United Arab Emirates filled the water tanks of his 18th-century mansion with Evian mineral water, court documents have claimed.

Published 22 June 2020

And finally... time is money

A watch which belonged to King George III is set to sell at auction for £1 million.

Published 19 June 2020

And finally... gaslighting

A man has been fined €500 (around £450) for deliberately farting in front of police officers.

Published 18 June 2020

And finally... date night

Hollywood actor Keanu Reeves is auctioning off a one-to-one Zoom date in a bid to raise money for charity.

Published 17 June 2020

And finally... monkey business

Former Scottish gangster Hugh Collins has challenged Edinburgh Zoo over the sale of his gorilla head sculptures.

Published 16 June 2020

And finally... crafty

The founders of Brewdog are savouring their success after their rejection for funding back in 2008 when they appeared for a screen test for the TV show Dragon's Den.

Published 15 June 2020

And finally... on your bike

Investment bankers in Paris have become the latest to join the post-lockdown cycling craze in the city, as USA bank Morgan Stanley has given bikes to 45 of its staff to use on company business.

Published 12 June 2020

And finally... ministry of offence

It has been revealed that the Ministry of Defence (MoD) has wasted a total of £9 million paying rent on demolished properties, funding management consultants to do nothing and other pointless payments in the past three years.

Published 11 June 2020

And finally... sheikh down

Plans by the billionaire ruler of Dubai to build a lodge at his Highland retreat have been refused by Highland councillors.

Published 10 June 2020

And finally... bore-out

A French worker has been awarded €50,000 after Paris' appeals court ruled he had suffered a "bore-out" from a lack of stimulation in the workplace.

Published 9 June 2020

And finally... lockdown love

Divorces have risen sharply in Saudi Arabia during the coronavirus pandemic, apparently driven by women discovering that their husbands are secret polygamists.

Published 5 June 2020

And finally... top dollar

The first US gold coin has gone up for sale with an estimated sale price of $15 million.

Published 4 June 2020

And finally... top gear

A man who bought one of the world's most expensive cars, a Ferrari 250 GTO, is entitled to have its original gearbox, located years after the sale in a US workshop, a judge has ruled.

Published 3 June 2020