July 13, 2012
A homing pigeon thought to have met a grisly end after failing to return to Cannock, in the UK, after being released in France, has turned up in Quebec, Canada
It is thought, Percy, – yes he’s a male – lost his bearings and hitched a lift on a trans-atlantic ship rather than ask for directions
Personally, after weeks of relentless rain, I reckon Percy thought ‘bugger this for a laugh’ and decided to quit these wet and windy shores in search of a better clime elsewhere
Full story here – http://tinyurl.com/crdmynv
October 19, 2009
And for dessert, could we perhaps interest sir in a penguin, before he has to catch the train home?
We have plenty to choose from.
There’s some bloody weird goings-on in Yorkshire, ah tell thi’!