Ex gambling addict who lost more than £700k 'always chasing the win'

Ex gambling addict who lost more than £700k 'always chasing the win'

A recovering gambling addict says lockdown has created the ‘perfect storm’ for relapses. Matt Blanks became so addicted to gambling that he lost over £ 700,000, worked in gambling shops for 16 years and chased away ‘everyone who ever cared about him’. But the 35-year-old…

Man in his 80s blows up part of his home chasing a fly with an electric swat

Man in his 80s blows up part of his home chasing a fly with an electric swat

A man remarkably escaped unharmed after he tried to swat a fly and his house blew up. The man, who is in his 80s, was about to settle down for a bite to eat on Friday when he heard a buzzing. Unable to concentrate on…

Rare 'superpod' of over 1,000 dolphins seen chasing fish in amazing display

Rare 'superpod' of over 1,000 dolphins seen chasing fish in amazing display

Incredible video footage was created from a “super pod” of dolphins chasing fish about three miles off the coast of California. The enchanting scene was captured by a whale watch group on Laguna Beach, where at least 1,000 long-beaked common dolphins race past each other…

Two sharks seen chasing oblivious Paralympic swimmer in open water

Two sharks seen chasing oblivious Paralympic swimmer in open water

A teenager swimming in the open water was caught between two sharks while his mother shouted helplessly, while the terrifying incident was videotaped. Ariel Schrenck Martinez, 19, is a paralympic swimmer and trained off the coast of Sant Feliu de Guixols on the Costa Brava…

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