The weird, wonderful web

Each week we bring you some weird and wonderful stories from our websites to put a smile on your face at the start of the weekend. Hope you enjoy them as much as we did!

By Kate Wobschall
Friday, 24th May 2013, 10:00 am

Visitors to this year’s Dewsbury On Sea event in August can have a whale of a time – literally! Click here

I know traffic jams and rushour queues can be bad these days but who knew one in 10 had actually fallen asleep at the wheel?? Click here

When is a taxi not a taxi? When it’s a novely item of course. Not sure quite what form it will take but can’t wait to see the revellers down Batley’s golden mile trying to hail it of a Saturday night. Click here

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Some collect stamps, some collect butterflies but this man collects... bricks. Click here

And it’s health and safety gone mad... I mean, how dangerous can cheese rolling be? Click here

More next week!