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Haunted Castles in England
Offbeat  (tags: ghosts, haunted, england, uk, paranormal )

- 22 hours ago -
If you would like to experience some of the most haunted locations in England first-hand on one of our ghost hunting nights, please see our Ghost Hunts.
Four Bobcat Kittens at Big Cat Rescue
Offbeat  (tags: Big Cats, bobcats, kittens, rescued, animals, environment, unusual, wildlife )

- 23 hours ago -
HereâEUR(TM)s an update on Phoenix and Captiva and our newest bobcat kittens, Rain and Dancer.
Cecil the Lion: Zimbabwe Hunter Bailed Over Killing

- 1 day ago -
Hunter Theo Bronkhorst (left) and landowner Honest Ndlovu are facing poaching charges,A hunter accused of helping a US tourist kill Zimbabwe's most famous lion has been released on bail.
Lincolnshire: Multiple Cats Killed By 'Horrible' Poisoning
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Multiple cats, poisoned, Lincolnshire )

- 1 day ago -
An investigation has begun after 44 cats were poisoned on two neighbouring streets in Boston in Lincolnshire in the last two years.
Daily Cute: Baby Elephant Chases Birds
Offbeat  (tags: birds, elephants, Kruger National Park, South Africa, wild animals, animals, arts, environment, funny, interesting, humor, world )

- 22 hours ago -
Thanks to the YouTube channel of the Kruger National Park in South Africa, we can see all sorts of wild animals that we may otherwise not get a glimpse of. Here, an adorable baby elephant chases birds and was captured on film
Top 11 Stately Homes in England Best English Manor Houses
Offbeat  (tags: mansions, stately homes, uk, england, history )

- 20 hours ago -
One thing England is known for are its many fine stately homes and manor houses. TheyâEUR(TM)ve had a troubled history in the last century as families have been forced to sell them off or donate them to the National Trust.
Laurent Baheux - La Savane En Plein Coeur - Savannah in the Heart   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, wildlife )

- 18 hours ago -
Be Calm and ENJOY....For your time away!
Osama Bin Laden's 'Stepmother and Sister Among Four Killed' After Their Private Jet Crashes Into a Car Auction Near Hampshire
Offbeat  (tags: Osama bin Laden, plane, crash, UK, auction )

- 12 hours ago -
Osama Bin Laden's stepmother and sister are thought to be among four people killed after a private jet owned by the family crashed into a fireball after overshooting a runway while trying to land outside London.
Anti-Slavery Powers Come Into Force in England and Wales
Offbeat  (tags: Anti-slavery, powers inforce, government, England, Wales )

- 1 day ago -
Key parts of new legislation to combat slavery in the UK - including life sentences for those guilty of people trafficking - have come into force in England and Wales.
11 Pubs That Might Be The Oldest Pub In The UK
Offbeat  (tags: pubs, public houses, uk, oldest, history )

- 22 hours ago -
No-one can agree on who owns the title, and what the criteria are - longest continuous operation? Oldest building? Earliest license? But here are some of the potential claimants.
Adorable: This Parrot Knows EXACTLY What It Wants
Offbeat  (tags: parrot, shower, animals, funny, humor, interesting, off-beat, pets )

- 4 hours ago -
VIDEO This parrot loves taking a good shower. Like many of us, he also known exactly how he likes his water pressure, so don't go changing the setting on him, as he'll have none of that!
Rocket-Powered Cambridge Punt Fuelled By Chelsea Buns Video
Offbeat  (tags: rocket power, Chelsea buns, Cambridge punts, Cambridge Science Centre )

- 1 day ago -
A rocket-powered punt fuelled by Chelsea buns has made its maiden voyage in Cambridge. The contraption - which uses nitrous oxide to "burn" the buns - was built to mark the start of the new Cosmic exhibition at the Cambridge Science Centre.
How to Cook the Perfect Caponata | Life and Style | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Recipes, Sicilian, Caponata, Felicity Cloake )

- 25 minutes ago -
Sounds a bit of a faff, but tasty. Aubergine is the star of this classic sweet and sour Sicilian vegetable dish âEUR" but the rest of the ingredients are up for debate. Are fresh tomatoes a must? And is it worth slipping in a bit of chilli or chocolate?

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