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Gin Bar Builds Cage to Stop Mobile Phone Use



THAT'S ODD, UK August 02, 2016


The owner of a gin bar in Hove has taken a novel approach to preventing customers from using their phones - by stopping them working altogether! According to Sky News, Steve Tyler of the Gin Tub constructed a Faraday cage - which...

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Inside Great Britain's Smallest House



THAT'S ODD, UK August 01, 2016


Great Britain's smallest house is a 3.8 metre long and 1.8 metre wide cottage on the quay in Conwy, North Wales. I decided to brave the queues, pictured below, and take a peak inside. It's worth mentioning that, whilst the que...

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Most Expensive Places for UK Students To Live



EDUCATION, UK July 29, 2016


A report has revealed the most expensive places in the UK for students to study and live.  Oxford and Cambridge were high on the list but Scottish capital, Edinburgh has come out top as the most dear city, claims a stud...

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Creature on the loose in Scotland.. and it's not Loch Ness



THAT'S ODD, UK July 27, 2016


There is a sinister creature on the loose in Scotland. No, not the Loch Ness monster, something fair worse.. a pack of ostriches. According to reports, a family of the fierce birds were seen in an East Ayrshire village. ...

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Woman Responds to Body-Shaming with Love



THAT'S ODD, UK July 26, 2016


(image - Harriet Rae, Facebook) A woman from Cornwall has responded to being body-shamed at a Superdrug store in Truro with a message of love to the perpetrators. BBC News reports that Harriet Rae was shopping when she heard sta...

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