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Recent articles by Joe:

Pub owner says he gave huge crocodile a ‘good lesson’ with his frying pan

Kai Hansen refused to back down from the 2.5 metre-long reptile, saying it needed a 'good lesson'. → Read More

Prince Harry falls off his horse during polo match

The 37-year-old father-of-two crashed his horse at the Santa Barbara Polo and Racquet Club. → Read More

Fire destroys pub owned by England cricket star Stuart Broad

England cricket star Stuart Broad says he is ‘devastated’ after his pub in Upper Broughton, Nottinghamshire, was destroyed in a fire. → Read More

Prince Edward's flight forced to return to London after 'technical issues'

A flight carrying Prince Edward and the Countess of Wessex on their controversial trip to Gibraltar has been forced to return to London. → Read More

KFC swaps lettuce with cabbage in burgers because price has rocketed so much

Fans of the Colonel were told to expect a mixture of lettuce and cabbage in their favourite dishes after floods destroyed lettuce crops. → Read More

Grenfell cladding finally banned five years after deadly inferno

It has taken five years for the cladding used on Grenfell to get a blanket ban. → Read More

George, Charlotte and Louis lead royals with Kate and Camilla on the Mall

George, Charlotte and Louis arrived by carriage on The Mall with their mother Kate and Camilla. → Read More

Harry and Meghan land in UK with children for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

It is the first time the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have brought their family to Britain since leaving for the US. → Read More

Tourist plane disappears moments after take-off with 22 people on board

The tourist plane lost contact with the airport tower shortly after takeoff in Nepal. → Read More

Driver abandons mangled £500,000 Ferrari after crashing into five parked cars

Look away now if you're a fan of the prancing horse. → Read More

Eleven newborn babies killed in hospital fire that tore through neonatal wing

‘I have just learned with pain and consternation the death of 11 newborn babies in the fire,' Senegal's president said. → Read More

Foster mum who murdered baby boy she wanted to adopt jailed for 18 years

Laura Castle, 38, was found guilty of murdering 13-month-old Leiland-James Corkill after a court heard she battered the child to death. → Read More

British tourist tested for monkeypox on Canary Islands

Spanish health chiefs in Fuerteventura confirmed the man is one of five suspected new cases. → Read More

First case of monkeypox recorded in Scotland

This is a breaking news story, more to follow soon. → Read More

Prince William appears on new £5 coin to mark his 40th birthday

The commemorative £5 coin shows the future king alone on one side and the 96-year-old Queen on the other. → Read More

Birmingham Children's Hospital: Child dies 'after being poisoned'

The 27-year-old was arrested hours after the tragedy at Birmingham Children's Hospital on Thursday. → Read More

Top Tory was picked on by school bullies who ‘dunked his head in pond’

‘I suffered bullying when I first arrived on these shores,' Nadhim Zahawi revealed. → Read More

Most of UK will be obese or overweight by 2040

Seven in 10 (71%) people will be obese or overweight within two decades. → Read More

Pugs ‘no longer considered to be typical dogs and you should not buy them’

Experts are now advising people not to buy the flat-faced dogs until there is an improvement in their health. → Read More

Nato confirms Finland and Sweden have applied for membership amid Putin’s war

Both Scandinavian nations have been historically neutral and their decision to join Nato is one of the most significant changes in the security of Europe for decades. → Read More