Usually the news is a pretty depressing business.
Every now and then there'll be something mildly positive squeezed in between articles about death and political turmoil, but for the most part it's a near-constant stream of misery.
The local news is different, though.
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Hidden in the corners of small British news sites and in the back pages of local papers are stories that are, quite simply, glorious.
Like this one:
Breaking news: pic.twitter.com/8MBv7SjYiI
— Crap Local News (@CrapLocalNews) April 19, 2017
That image is one of the many excellent examples of local British news stories shared by the Twitter account @CrapLocalNews . Read more... More about Uk , Tweet , Twitter , Funny , and Britain