Almost a last fish supper
Home movers wanting to sell their existing house by Christmas should consider putting their property on the market by next Tuesday, analysis suggests.
Properties listed for sale in October have taken an average of 65 days to sell over the past two years, according to estate agent website EstateAgent4Me. A prank almost proved fatal when a 28-year-old man swallowed a dover sole he had just caught.
The man had been joking around with the 14cm fish and put it over his mouth but it jumped down his throat – causing a complete blockage. When paramedics arrived at Boscombe pier they found the man had stopped breathing. A man and a woman have been charged with causing the deaths of two people in a crash on the A1.
Kostadin Ivanov Tanev, 41, of no fixed address in Turkey, and Irina Ivanova Elenkova, 36, who lives in Bulgaria, will appear before magistrates in Lincoln police said. Tanev and Elenkova were both charged with causing death by dangerous driving after an inquiry into a collision between a lorry and a car in Lincolnshire.