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Watch The Moment A Girl Gets Hit In The Face By A Seagull On Ride

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th, 2021  

Viral footage has emerged of extremely unlucky American teenager named Kiley Holman, 13, who got hit in the face by a seagull as she was on a ride at Morey’s Piers, an amusement park in New Jersey. 

 


 

Dad Builds A Custom Made Exoskeleton To Help Disabled Son Walk

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th, 2021  

Jean-Louis Constanza, a robotic engineer who co-founded the company Wandercraft, was able to test out their ground-breaking new product - the exoskeleton - on his 16 year-old son who suffers from a genetic neurological condition that prevents his nerves from sending enough signals to his legs to walk. 

 


 

Roofer Fined After Ladder Flies Off Roof Through Windscreen Of Van

Posted: Tuesday, July 27th, 2021  

A roofer from the Isle of Man has faced court and been fined after a ladder he attached to the roof of his van came loose, flying off the back of his vehicle and through the windscreen of another Ford Transit Van. 

 


 

Roofing Company Sues Couple for £90k over 1-Star Google Review

Posted: Monday, July 26th, 2021  

A couple is facing the prospect of paying a settlement of more than £90,000 after they were sued by a local family-owned roofing company after they both left a 1-start Google review of the business. 

 


 

Speed Limits on Some Of Britain's Motorways Being Cut Back to 60mph 

Posted: Thursday, July 22nd, 2021  

Dangerous levels of population are the reason a number of motorways are having their speed limits reduced to 60mph ‘for the foreseeable future’, with motorists facing fines of £100 and three penalty points should they violate the new limit. 

 


 

Plasterer Hides Apple AirTag In Rude Client’s Wall As Revenge Act

Posted: Wednesday, July 21st, 2021  

A plasterer who was so fed up with the way he and his colleagues were being spoken to by a customer has taken revenge in a quite cunning - yet petty - way, by hiding a spare Apple AirTag device inside a wall they were working on that will allow him to ‘ping’ it whenever he wants.

 

 


 

Tradesman Trapped In 18ft Water-Filled Trench Rescued After 4 Hours

Posted: Tuesday, July 20th, 2021  

An American construction worker is lucky to be alive after being trapped for over 4 hours in a trench that filled up with water to his neck following a ‘freak accident’ and collapse.
 

 


 

Waitrose Home Delivery Van Crashes Into Customer's House

Posted: Monday, July 19th, 2021  

A Waitrose delivery driver has taken the slogan written on the side of the van a little too seriously, after accidentally ploughing the truck though the house of a customer in Cornwall last week. 

 


 

House Without A Toilet Or Bathroom Sells for Just Over £1m

Posted: Friday, July 16th, 2021  

A decaying, three-bedroom house in Auckland - that has no toilet or bathroom - has just been sold for $2.075m (£1.05m) after being marketed as a ‘blank canvas’. 

 


 

London Tradesman Wins £8,000 Rolex Off 50p Guess

Posted: Friday, July 16th, 2021  

A London tradesman is going to be walking around wearing the same watch Roger Federer and Kasper Schmeichel wears, after he won a Rolex GMT-Master II Batman watch off a 50p guess he made with online competition company BOTB. 

 


 

2 Brothers Demolish Family Home To Prevent Sister Getting Inheritance

Posted: Friday, July 16th, 2021  

Two brothers have taken a family feud to the next level after they hired an excavator and partially demolished their family home as a way of preventing their sister from financially gaining from the estate that was left to all 3 of them. 

 


 

Apprentice Plumber Wins £7k on 9-Leg Acca

Posted: Friday, July 9th, 2021  

An apprentice plumber turned £2.50 into £7K after hitting a 9-leg horse, greyhound and harness racing accumulator. 

 


 

Plasterer’s Crowdfund Raises £60,000 To Help Domestic Violence Survivors

Posted: Thursday, July 8th, 2021  

A plasterer in Derbyshire has raised more than £60,000 in a campaign to provide plastering work, materials and other trade-related services for free to survivors of domestic abuse. 

 


 

Plasterer Caught For Insurance Fraud After Worldy Goal Shown On Soccer AM

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2021  

A plasterer and amateur footballer who was seeking £55,000 in insurance payout after being involved in a car accident that he claimed meant he could no longer work or play sport has been caught out - after his incredible goal from halfway was aired on Soccer AM. 

 


 

French Fashion Label Selling High-Vis Jacket For Eye-Watering Amount

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2021  

A French fashion label has released a reversible parka jacket that bares a striking resemblance to your average high-vis construction jacket at an absolutely absurd price. 

 


 

The Bloke That Founded Victorian Plumbing Just Became A Billionaire

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2021  

After floating the business he founded in a garden shed in 1999 on the stock market, the value of Victorian Plumbing officially became worth £1bn after being floated on the stock market. 

 


 

Concrete Foam Used To Fill House To Prevent It From Collapsing

Posted: Thursday, July 1st, 2021  

Officials in Shrewsbury have taken the rather unusual step of filling up a house with concrete foam in an attempt to prevent it from collapsing and causing carnage.

 

 


 

Plumber Singing About The End Of Local Roadworks Goes Viral

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2021  

Plumber Nick Emery, 45, was so excited to see the end of the temporary roadwork traffic lights set up around Joiners Square and Victoria Road, Stoke-On-Trent, that he recorded himself singing a song about it and it's gone viral in the area. 

 


 

Tradesman Finds Explosives While Digging In Customer's Garden

Posted: Monday, June 28th, 2021  

A tradesman in New Zealand had a close encounter last week after he uncovered a number of explosive devices and packages whilst digging up a clients garden. 

 


 

Welsh Plasterer Who’s Taken Home £300,000 On The Darts This Year

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2021  

Jonny Clayton, The Ferret, is the 46-year-old plasterer taking the darts world by storm and winning over £300,000 in 2021 alone! 

 


 

Plumber’s Pipe-Repair Clamp Invention Could Be Set To Make Him Millions

Posted: Thursday, June 24th, 2021  

A Scottish plumber’s invention has got the attention of some of the biggest players in the international energy industry as they approach the final phase of testing to see if the product and technology - which is currently only used for domestic purposes - can be applied to large-scale engineering and manufacturing environments.
 

 


 

Welsh Snagging Firm Exposing Cowboy Builders Going Viral

Posted: Monday, June 21st, 2021  

A humble snagging firm based in Swansea are getting to grips with their unexpected ‘fame’ on social media, after their videos exposing shoddy work from cowboy builders on their inspections have been consistently racking up millions of views, with people in disbelief at the some of the poor workmanship. 

 


 

Tradesman Making Millions Selling Foot Pictures On OnlyFans

Posted: Friday, June 18th, 2021  

A Canadian tradesman has decided to put down his tools for good at the tender age of 24, after realising he could be making much bigger cash by selling pictures of his feet on OnlyFans. 

 


 

Barge Of Lads Singing Acapella Sea Shanties Crash Live TV Cross

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2021  

While reporting live during the G7 Summit in Cornwall, American journalist Hala Gorani was interrupted by a floating stage of 11 men who where drifting behind her singing acapella sea shanties that could be heard on the broadcast. 

 


 

Tradesman Casually Eats KFC After Causing Huge Traffic Incident Due To Crash

Posted: Tuesday, June 15th, 2021  

A tradesman has been hailed as an ‘absolute legend’ on social media after he was pictured casually eating his KFC on the side of the road next to his mangled vehicle he had destroyed after crashing into a power pole. 

 


 

Electrician In Manchester Shoots Himself After Splitting With Girlfriend

Posted: Friday, June 11th, 2021  

An electrician who went to a firing range after breaking up with girlfriend tragically turned the gun on himself moments after arriving, an inquest has heard. 

 


 

Unpaid Builder Partially Demolishes Home While Owners On Holiday

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2021  

A dispute over £3,500 of unpaid work has resulted in a builder partially destroying a house in Stoneygate, Leicester, with the destruction done while the home owners were away on holiday. 

 


 

Eddie The Eagle Reveals Origins of Iconic Nickname

Posted: Tuesday, June 8th, 2021  

Speaking on the Clive Holland Show, Eddie the Eagle Edwards revealed just how his nickname came to be and also told us a little bit about his trade background and what he’s up to now… 

 


 

Watch The Moment An Angry Farmer Flips A Vauxhall

Posted: Tuesday, June 8th, 2021  

Incredible footage of a disgruntled farmer flipping over a Vauxhall with his telehandler in County Durham last weekend has gone viral with the internet divided over who was more in the wrong. 

 


 

Locals Support Tradesman After His Van Was Stolen And Set On Fire

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2021  

A tradesman in Southampton has been blown away by the generosity and support of his local community after his Ford Transit van was stolen and set on fire last week, with over £10,000 worth of tools taken as well.