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New video shows dancing aunties take on road safety



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , UK, EAST MEETS WEST, THE DAY SHOW, DRIVETIME April 26, 2017


In its latest attempt to stop jaywalking, Beijing has written a pop song and enlisted dancing aunties to promote road safety awareness. Last week, Beijing’s Commission for Guiding Cultural and Ethical Progress released...

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Amusing haircut for Welsh dog in China



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , UK, FASHION April 26, 2017


Seren the dog. Or is it a lion? Photo credit - WalesOnline   An attempt to use hand gestures to overcome a language barrier has resulted in an amusing haircut for a Welsh dog in Shenzhen.   WalesOnline first covered ...

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Bookshop plea on twitter goes viral



THAT'S ODD, UK April 25, 2017


(Photo: Twitter) A bookshop in London has had one of its best days ever after a tweet went viral yesterday.   Big Green Bookshop in Wood Green tweeted this      (Twitter @biggreenbooks)   Which has...

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Getting paid peanuts? Get paid to eat almonds instead.



THAT'S ODD, UK April 19, 2017


  If you have found yourself a little short of cash and in need of nibbles this summer then King's College London may be the answer.   The College is looking for volunteers who snack two or more times a day to take ...

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Coming to China - Manchester City Wine



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , UK April 07, 2017


The winery and football club have been partners since 2016   Wolf Blass wines and Manchester City Football Club have unveiled an unusually-themed wine.   The Shiraz, bearing the club's coat of arms (although per...

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