The summer silly season for news is now well and truly upon us so what better way to end the week than with another collection of media funnies courtesy of HoldtheFrontPage readers.
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To kick-off this week, this headline in a flight of nibs in the Nuneaton News is certainly one way to get the readers interested.
Next up, the Liverpool Daily Post sub who dreamed up this headline seems to have been caught in two minds. Did he mean listing? Or maybe tilting? Or perhaps the container vessel in question really was playing a haunting tune on its ship’s hooters…
One from the nationals now, and a very unfortunate ‘note to subs’ which somehow made its way onto the Telegraph’s website.
Few papers fight as hard for their region as The Journal, Newcastle, but it seems some Northern readers interpreted this headline as a bit of a snub…
Finally, from the website of the St Albans and Harpenden Review, one of those tales that just makes you want to keep coming back for more.