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Barbaric Snare Traps Advice Futile, Says Animal Charity
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, snare traps, traps, protection, animals )

- 13 hours ago -
Only a ban on barbaric snare traps can stop animals suffering and Welsh government advice on best practice is futile, an animal charity has said.
How to Make the Perfect Rice and Peas | Life and Style | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Recipes, Felicity Cloake, Caribbean Cooking )

- 1 day ago -
Sounds tasty. ItâEUR(TM)s a side dish enjoyed far beyond its Caribbean home, and goes with virtually everything. But do you use canned or dried pulses? And is this really the place for brown rice or pomegranate seeds?
Are These the Funniest Animal Pics Ever? We Look at the Best Comedy Wildlife Award Entries
Offbeat  (tags: Wildlife photography, wildlife, animals, photos )

- 14 hours ago -
THE hilarious side of the animal kingdom has been revealed
Bacon Lovers Met An Adorable Piglet And Lives Were Changed
Offbeat  (tags: bacon lovers )

- 1 day ago -
BuzzFeed recently decided to lure bacon lovers into a surprise meeting with a teenie weenie piglet by promising them bacon. The reactions were caught on camera and from the looks of it, the experience was life changing for many of the participants.
Rescued Dog Returns the Favor!
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, rescue, love )

- 15 hours ago -
After a serious fall in her garage, Janet was immobilized in pain from breaking her pelvis in 5 places. But her rescue dog Mabel had a plan!
BBC Argues Case for Popular Shows Like Strictly
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, BBC, Funding, Politics, Government, UK )

- 1 day ago -
The BBC has argued the case for popular shows like Strictly Come Dancing and Sherlock in its response to the government's green paper on its future.
Who Is Responsible for a Driverless Car Accident?
Offbeat  (tags: driverless cars, accidents, responsibility, technology )

- 1 day ago -
Liability for accidents involving driverless cars is becoming a big issue worldwide,Volvo says it will accept full liability for accidents involving its driverless cars, making it "one of the first" car companies to do so.
In Pictures: Remembering John Lennon on His 75th Birthday
Offbeat  (tags: John Lennon, Inpictures )

- 17 hours ago -
John Lennon would have been celebrating his 75th birthday on 9 October. The former Beatle was shot dead outside his New York apartment in 1980, aged just 40.
WATCH: Heartwarming Moment Hairless Bear Cholitas 20 Years of Cruel Captivity Ends
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, bears, Animal Defenders International )

- 14 hours ago -
Animal Defenders International released uplifting footage to show how Cholita, a South American spectacled bear, put the horrors of being a circus plaything behind her after being nursed back to health and given a new life in the forests of Peru.
Sir Patrick Moore's Monocle and Xylophone to Be Auctioned
Offbeat  (tags: Auction, Astronomer, Christie's, London, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Sir Patrick Moore's famous monocle and his xylophone are due to be sold at two separate auctions.
The Happiest Pig in the World! Heart-Warming Moment Little Porker Willow Splashes Around in a Paddling Pool
Offbeat  (tags: pig, willow, paddling, pool, cute )

- 16 hours ago -
Most animals enjoy cooling off in warm weather, but none as much as this mini pig captured in a hilarious video posted online.
Donald Trump Goes to Supreme Court Over Menie Wind Farm
Offbeat  (tags: Trump, Golf Course, wind farm, court, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Donald Trump fears the turbine plan will impact on his golf course,Donald Trump's challenge to a planned offshore wind farm is being heard at the UK's Supreme Court.
Tony Humphries - Ministry of Sound Sessions Vol 1 (1993)   video
Offbeat  (tags: tony humphries, dj, music, dance, trance )

- 1 day ago -
Enjoy, especially an hour in
19 Photos of Animals Enjoying the Nightlife
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, nocturnal, animals )

- 13 hours ago -
It is easy to forget that while we humans and many other species are active by day, there are millions of species that are active by night. When the sun sets, the party is just getting started for an array of species from large mammals to tiny frogs
The Pete Tong Collection: Album - Out Now - Mini DJ Mix Official   video
Offbeat  (tags: pete tong, dj, british, music, trance, album, dance )

- 1 day ago -
Enjoy, all songs 3 mins on, woo hoo
This 16-Year-Old Artist Uses Fallen Leaves to Create Stunning Paintings.
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, off-beat, art )

- 12 hours ago -
Meet 16-year-old Joanna Wirażka, part of a new generation of artists who use the Earth as their canvas. great work!
Clinton Unveils Plan for Wall Street Accountability
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Clinton, Politics, Wall Street, USA )

- 17 hours ago -
US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has outlined her plan to curb Wall Street abuses.Her proposals include harsher penalties for executives, including forcing them to share fines imposed against their institutions.
Some Fun for Friday!
Offbeat  (tags: cat antics, video, humour )

- 5 hours ago -
Just a quicky one of "Cat Attacks!" from Nameless!
It's Autumn Gold! Incredible Scenic Pictures of the Sun Shining Down on Britain
Offbeat  (tags: uk, autumn, sunrise, sunset, weather, indian summer, pictures )

- 11 hours ago -
In one snap, a stunning Autumn sun rises over mist-covered fields in Herefordshire.
Former Antiques Roadshow Star Hugh Scully Dies
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Antiques Roadshow, BBC Presenter )

- 12 hours ago -
Hugh Scully, the former host of BBC One show Antiques Roadshow, has died at the age of 72.
Geico Commercial 2015 - Countdown Ft. Europe It's What You Do (Video!)   video
Offbeat  (tags: Europe, Final Countdown, funny, GEICO, commercial, video )

- 9 hours ago -
''The Final Countdown'' was first released by the group Europe back in 1986; now fast forward 19 years to the very funny Geico commercial....
Bearded Dragon Kicked in Air Like Football in Harlow
Offbeat  (tags: rspca, Animal Cruelty, bearded dragons, reptiles )

- 6 hours ago -
A reptile has been left unable to move properly after four boys kicked it like a football in an Essex park.
Urban Inner London Borough Announces Bizarre FOX CULL - Sparking Outrage
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, foxes, urban fox, London, culling )

- 8 hours ago -
FOXES are to be culled by a London council in the first move of its kind for 30 years.

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