And Finally

And finally… the royal mint

The Royal Mint has celebrated the upcoming official celebration of the Queen’s 95th birthday and her coronation anniversary with projections on the walls of the Tower of London of coins from her reign.

Published 3 June 2021

And finally… the pits

A Bitcoin "mine" has been discovered during a raid on an industrial unit in Sandwell.

Published 1 June 2021

And finally… Pompeo and circumstance

A former US diplomat has launched a $1.8 million lawsuit against the US government and former secretary of state Mike Pompeo over an unpaid legal bill arising from the impeachment of Donald Trump in 2019.

Published 28 May 2021

And finally… mile high club

A couple apparently booked out a Boeing 737 for a mid-air wedding ceremony in a brazen attempt to circumvent Covid-19 restrictions on weddings in India.

Published 27 May 2021

And finally… hard cheese

A drug dealer inadvertently landed himself with a lengthy prison sentence after taking a photograph of a block of Stilton cheese.

Published 26 May 2021

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