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London pigeon droppings inspire brooch-maker

A young artist being showcased at the Museum of London has found inspiration for jewellery in pigeon droppings. Frances Wadsworth-Jones from Ealing, west London, creates brooches using crushed precious and semi-precious gems which sell for…

Bizarre causes of fires revealed: Pigeon dropped lit cigarette down chimney and dog turned on toaster

A pigeon dropping a discarded cigarette down a chimney and a dog turning on a toaster were among some of the most bizarre causes of fires this year, the country's biggest brigade has revealed. Investigators in London studied 2,000 incidents…