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Shock as wasps nest bursts through ceiling of Wednesfield home

The wasps next to Cody's toys

Emma Thickbroom thought she had a leak in her home when she started hearing a tickling sound in the wall. So the mother-of-one was in for a shock when she heard a loud crack before her living room at her home in Wolverhampton was filled with wasps.

Kate Middleton lookalikes up for baby boom

Kate Bevan, aged 24 from Newport Road in Stafford, works as a lookalike for Kate Middleton.

They have made a living by modelling themselves on the Duchess of Cambridge - and now the future Queen has announced she is expecting again the pair look set to be busier than ever.

The facts of the Oscar Pistorius trial

Oscar Pistorius will return to the high court in Pretoria to hear the judge's verdict (AP)

Oscar Pistorius was today released on bail after being found guilty of culpable homicide (manslaughter) of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, at a court in South Africa.

Have a butcher's at unique collection

Jake Pearson, of Pensnett Road, Holly Hall, Dudley, in his garage full of memorabilia.

He has everything from 14th century Arabic coins and one armed bandit’ slot machines to butcher’s bikes and an old Sinclair C5 vehicle in his personal collection which has taken five years to accumulate.