Thursday, April 24, 2014

Gramophone anger

Wolverhampton Express and Star: Gramophone stolen from record store

This story fell through a timewarp from the year 1937.

Spotter's Badge: Nick

Doesn't want a new bin anger

Toowoomba Chronicle: Alf doesn't want a new bin

This story's from 2005. It would be ace if ALf's bin is still there, untouched.

Spotter's Badge: Chris

Overgrown tree anger

Kingston Guardian: Pensioner threatened with eviction over tree

Your caring, sharing council at work.

Spotter's Badge: David

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

St George's Day Anger

Kent Online: Pub blasted for having Union flags instead of St George's crosses on 23rd April

I expect this to be in the Mail by tomorrow, with an unfunny "You couldn't make it up" column by Richard Littlejohn by the end of the week. Mark my words


Spotter's Badge: Rob

No electric anger

Fleet News and Mail: No electric car charging points at station car park

They haven't even finished building it yet. Talk about premature fury

Phone ban anger

Brighton Argus: Pupils' petition as school bans mobile phones

The poor darlings.

Spotter's Badge: Dom

Bad e-fit

Brighouse Echo: Badly pixellated man does bad things

He appears to have escape from a computer game in the mid-80s

Don't have nightmares

Spotter's Badge: Ross

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Housing estate anger

Lancashire Evening Post: Bloke getting 'hammered with filth'

Superb pose, straight from the Littlewoods catalogue

Spotter's Badge: Karen

Missed fight anger

South Wales Evening Post: Pair miss boxing bout due to airline strike

Look, Lufthansa, just give him his money back and there'll be nothing more said.

Spotter's Badge: Dean

Train seats anger

Sevenoaks Chronicle: Not enough seats on commuter trains

Can't help thinking of that book - Fifty Shades of Beige.

Spotter's Badge: Rob

Monday, April 21, 2014

Railway fence anger

Essex Echo: Mum's four year wait for Network Rail to repair her fence

Never mind that, the kid's a bit young to be smoking, isn't he?

Spotter's Badge: Barry

School places anger

Richmond and Twickenham Times: 'No chance' of new school opening this year

And a week later...

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Still hanging around complaining about school places

I refuse to believe these pictures were taken on the same day.

Spotter's Badge: John R

Poo flag anger

Leicester Mercury: Man plants flags in dog poo as a warning to others


Spotter's Badge: Len

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Parking zones anger

Bristol Post: Traders march against proposed parking plans

Note the mother of all traffic jams behind them, every man jack now supporting the council's plans

Spotter's Badge: Rob A

Changing rooms anger

South Wales Evening Post: Bloke returns from Australia after decades away to find 'vandalised' sports changing rooms

That's not vandalism. All park changing rooms look like that.

Spotter's Badge: Paul