And Finally



And finally… anarchy in the UK

The lead singer of the Sex Pistols has been drawn into a High Court battle with his former bandmates over a new TV show about their career.

Published 25 May 2021

And finally… high command

A Canadian soldier has been court-martialled for allegedly serving cannabis-laced cupcakes to an artillery unit during a live-fire exercise.

Published 24 May 2021

And finally… Kentucky Free Chicken

Students who exploited a glitch in KFC's mobile app to obtain thousands of euros worth of free meals have been jailed in China.

Published 21 May 2021

And finally... car friend

An iconic car that featured in the Channel 4 comedy The Inbetweeners is to be sold at auction.

Published 20 May 2021

And finally… teed off

A construction worker was threatened with jail time after wearing a T-shirt to a virtual court hearing.

Published 19 May 2021

And finally… pipe down

The Highland Council has dropped plans to require prior authorisation for bagpipes at funerals after an outcry from pipers.

Published 18 May 2021

And finally... honey trap

British honey manufacturer Rowse has become entangled in an international legal battle over who is entitled to produce manuka honey.

Published 17 May 2021

And finally… I will battle every day

Pokémon trading cards have been pulled from the shelves of one of the biggest retailers in the US in a bid to protect staff from rowdy fans – one of whom brandished a gun last week.

Published 14 May 2021

And finally… the wrong trousers

Police officers have gone on strike over a shortage of trousers.

Published 13 May 2021

And finally... bank on it

A senior manager at Goldman Sachs in London has quit the US investment bank after making millions from investing in Dogecoin.

Published 12 May 2021

And finally... lucky

A construction supervisor has won $5 million after being handed the wrong lottery ticket at a North Carolina convenience store.

Published 11 May 2021

And finally… belt and braces

A state senator in Ohio appeared in a Zoom meeting with a fake background while driving – on the same day a distracted driving bill was introduced.

Published 10 May 2021

And finally… rolling stones

A farmer accidentally annexed part of France to his native Belgium after moving a 200-year-old stone marking the border between the countries.

Published 7 May 2021

And finally… top marks

German teenagers who planned a sophisticated heist to get their hands on school exam papers have received suspended sentences.

Published 6 May 2021

And finally… heavy

Heavy metal band Twisted Sister has won a payout of nearly €1 million after an Australian politician ripped off the lyrics to We're Not Gonna Take It for his election campaign.

Published 5 May 2021