If you’re looking for some lists and laughs you’ve come to the right place. Here you’ll find beautifully crafted listicles we’ve made for you, all neatly organised in compact bite-sized chunks. If you enjoy any of them please share them around. You’ll also find funny videos here, bizarre pictures and other oddities which we hope might, just might, brighten your day a little bit.

Five differences between the north and south - by a real northerner

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4:25pm Saturday 25th October 2014

Rumour has it that southerners class 'the north' as anywhere more northerly than Watford - but is the north/south divide real?

Thirteen weird Halloween facts to help keep the spooks at bay

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12:26pm Saturday 25th October 2014

Have you ever wondered where the odd traditions lurking around Halloween came from in the first place?

11 ideas for what to do with your extra hour when the clocks go back

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11:36am Friday 24th October 2014

Don’t forget, the clocks go back an hour on Sunday. An extra hour is a gift that we wouldn’t want you to waste so we’ve come up with eleven ways to spend the extra time.

11 obscure ghosts haunting Bromley

News Shopper: Expert Neil Arnold delves into Bromley's history of ghosts and hauntings

10:04am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Halloween is the perfect time for telling ghost stories and Neil Arnold, author of Haunted Bromley, has is the man to tell them.

10 of the best from a decade of Bromley Comedy Club

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3:19pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

As Bromley Comedy Club celebrates its 10th birthday, promoter Mike Fox picks 10 of his favourite acts.

QUIZ: Take our Halloween test to see how brave you really are

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12:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

With Halloween around the corner, now’s the time to find out exactly how brave – or not – you are by taking our quiz.

Santa spotted in Gravesend - and later branded an imposter

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10:12am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Santa Claus made an early visit to Gravesend.

Stat Chat: Top 5 tips for happy life - with 58 revealed to be best age

News Shopper: FAMILY LIFE: No need to feel all alone

6:30am Monday 20th October 2014

Every day we pull some stats from a survey and say have a chat about the findings. Today: The secrets to a happy life.

Top 10 facts you probably didn't know about autumn

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10:29am Saturday 18th October 2014

Autumn is well and truly upon us and News Shopper have unearthed some interesting facts that you probably didn't know about the season of harvest, Halloween and fireworks...

Stat Chat: London’s top 5 favourite restaurant cuisines

News Shopper: Ahead of National Curry Week (7-13 October) NILIMA MARSHALL explores the hidden health benefits of the humble curry.

6:30am Friday 17th October 2014

Every day we pull some stats from a survey and say have a chat about the findings. Today: Our favourite places to dine out.

10 weird McDonald’s facts as chain celebrates 40 years since opening first UK branch in Woolwich

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3:10pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Forty years ago the world-famous Big Mac hit the UK streets and it all started in Woolwich. Carly Read reports.

Stat Chat: Top 10 words of wisdom – sayings that have stuck with us since childhood

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6:30am Tuesday 14th October 2014

Every day we pull some stats from a survey and say have a chat about the findings. Today: The childhood sayings that stay with us.

8 stunning secret London rooms you've probably never seen

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3:42pm Thursday 9th October 2014

From Crossness pumping station to Whitechapel bell foundry, a new book is taking readers inside some surpising London rooms which most people never get to see.

PICTURED: 10 birds most likely to be in your garden and 10 tips for attracting them

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9:20am Friday 26th September 2014

One of the joys of having a garden is seeing wildlife up close.

UPDATED: 9 amazing cakes and why you should support your local baker

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4:01pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Get ready to increase your carb and sugar intake because bakers across south east London and north Kent are getting ready to celebrate National Craft Bakers’ Week (September 29 to October 5).

10 essential student buys to pick up at Bluewater, Bexleyheath and Intu Bromley student discount nights

News Shopper: The name of The Glades Shopping Centre is being changed to intu Bromley

3:33pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Being a student brings many benefits – access to high quality learning, the chance to meet new people, cheap beer and, most importantly, tonnes of discounts.

20 super summery selfies that might put a smile on your face

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7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Check out these 20 happy selfies which we reckon should make you feel summery all over again.

Eagles fans finish 17th in Premier League infidelity table with Chelsea top ahead of Liverpool

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1:32pm Thursday 4th September 2014

The realistic aim for Crystal Palace should always be to finish at least 17th every year in the Premier League – and this is exactly where they have placed in a table to find the division’s most unfaithful fans.

VIDEO: 'It's a joke' - Rio Ferdinand and other stars moan about their Fifa 15 stats

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11:10am Thursday 4th September 2014

We’re used to footballers moaning about their wages or spending too much time on the bench, but complaining about their stats in a video game? That’s a new one.

5 things to see and do in...Bexley Village

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9:51am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Bexley is the perfect place to spend an hour or two.

7 things to see at upcoming Greenwich Tall Ships Festival

News Shopper: Greenwich Council leader's £10,000 French tall ships visit branded 'ridiculous jolly'

1:30pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

More than 50 vessels are racing from Falmouth to the Isle of Wight before they reach Greenwich for the Tall Ships Festival - billed as the biggest such event on the Thames for 25 years.

VIDEO News Shopper editor takes the Ice Bucket Challenge

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2:25pm Thursday 28th August 2014

News Shopper and south London Guardian series editor Andy Parkes was the latest to get a soaking in the name of charity by taking on the Ice Bucket Challenge.

5 thoughts of the week: Beard nets on the Bake Off, tyres, Twitter and Cliff Richard

News Shopper: Image for Dragon Tyres

8:34am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Each week I will use this space to share my five thoughts of the week – the good, the bad and the ugly.

Top 10 Dr Who in south east London and north Kent facts

News Shopper: Peter Capaldi as Doctor Who

1:02pm Thursday 7th August 2014

With the arrival of the new series of Doctor Who just around the corner on August 23, we’ve picked our top 10 bits of south east London and north Kent Dr Who trivia.

VIDEO: E-cigarettes, social media and mobile phones - a guide to modern manners

News Shopper: Conversations should be private

11:17am Wednesday 20th August 2014

As well as bringing us together, modern technology also drives us apart tearing our hair out in frustration at other people’s inconsideration.

UPDATED: Sir Malcolm Campbell-inspired Pizza Express and 6 other restaurants that pay homage to famous faces

News Shopper: Donad Campbell pictured with his father Sir Malcolm Campbell

1:49pm Monday 18th August 2014

With the news that Chislehurst’s Pizza Express has been given a new look inspired by Bluebird racer Sir Malcolm Campbell, Vibe sought out other pubs and restaurants in south east London and north Kent which pay homage to famous faces.

5 top tips on how to appeal a parking fine

News Shopper: Drivers deserve to be fined

1:29pm Sunday 17th August 2014

News Shopper's guide on how to appeal a parking fine...

Top 10 facts about baby name trends as Breaking Bad and Game of Thrones influences grow

News Shopper: Is Breaking Bad the best boxset ever released or is there a better one?

3:21pm Friday 15th August 2014

See how royalty, fantasy and drug kingpins influenced parents last year in our top 10 facts from the latest baby name figures.

VIDEO: The semi-naked Catford man strikes again!

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11:31am Friday 15th August 2014

The semi-naked Catford man was spotted taking a casual stroll through the high street last week.

Listicle of 39 new words on Oxford Dictionaries including listicle ... and false widow!

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11:50am Thursday 14th August 2014

A range of slang terms, phrases and other trendy words have officially been accepted into the English language, including News Shopper favourites listicle and false widow.

5 things to see and do in...St Mary Cray

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5:10pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

You’ve got an hour to spare in St Mary Cray, but where should you go and what should you do?

Watch out, your social media accounts are under attack ... from your friends!

News Shopper: Twitter and Facebook offensive messages advice

6:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Never mind overseas criminals accessing your information, the biggest threat to your social media security could be closer to home.

15 of the most terrifyingly embarrassingly bad photos you'll ever see

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6:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

If you want to see what happens when photos go wrong, very wrong, click here at your own risk.

14 super supermoon pictures: Your images of spectacle in the sky

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10:14am Monday 11th August 2014

A "supermoon" lit up the sky as stargazers enjoyed the Perseid meteor shower - one of the year's most dramatic lunar events. We’d love to see your pictures!

QUIZ: Do you have listening skills needed to work for MI5? Take the test

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12:17pm Friday 8th August 2014

Do you have the skills to possibly work on the frontline for the security service MI5? Take the listening challenge to find out.

'Ketchup should be kept in cupboard' - do you agree with Boris?

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6:30am Friday 8th August 2014

The Mayor of London’s announcement that he will stand for Parliament next year overshadowed another massive Boris proclamation this week.

6 pictures plus video of beautiful tigers and cute cub at London Zoo

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11:23am Thursday 7th August 2014

News Shopper was at London Zoo on Wednesday night, capturing these pictures and video of the awesome tigers there.

5 things to see and do in...Welling

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5:03pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

You’re in Welling, where should you go and what should you see?

Sex, time apart or date nights - what's the key to a happy marriage?

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12:58pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

It’s what every couple wants to know – the secret of a happy marriage – but it appears to very much depend on where you live.

Bad teachers: Married educators seeking extra-curricular nookie in school holidays

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12:04pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

After spending all year telling their pupils not to do it, teachers are not averse to cheating as soon as school’s out for the holidays.

9 summer blockbusters worth visiting the cinema for

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9:45am Tuesday 5th August 2014

As is the way in summer, the Blockbusters are coming thick and fast.

Greenwich Council causes confusion with 'No dumpimg' sign spelling error

News Shopper: Greenwich Bans Dumpimg?

10:51am Friday 1st August 2014

Have you spotted any amusing signs or notices such as this gem from Greenwich Council?

Bromley on the Bakerloo line - 10 other things bound to happen by 2040

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3:22pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Exciting news this week is that Bromley and Lewisham could be set to get on the Tube...in 26 years.

6 expert tips for summer holiday packing from Bluewater's personal shoppers

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10:42am Thursday 31st July 2014

While sipping a cocktail by the beach goes some way to relieving the stress that was packing, wouldn’t it be better if you didn’t spend the night before your trip desperately stuffing a suitcase?

Photofun: View from your window - what can you see outside right now?

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6:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

What’s the view out of the nearest window to you right now? Just for fun, we’d love to see a photo of it.

Fist-bumps are better than handshakes and high-fives, say scientists

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12:26pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Fist-bumps are officially better than handshakes and high-fives as a way of greeting or congratulating someone, scientists have announced.

VIDEO: Keston boxing champion David Haye presents the weather - for dogs

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1:33pm Friday 25th July 2014

When you have been champion of the world like Keston’s David Haye, what’s next? Presenting the world’s first weather forecast for dogs, of course.

Revealed: 10 things men think about when booking a date venue

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3:55pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Believe it or not, a lot goes through a man’s mind when he considers where to take a date.

5 of the best places to Pick Your Own fruit and vegetables in north Kent and south east London

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10:33am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Making sure you get enough fruit and veg in your diet can be dull, but not when you can get out in the sun and Pick Your Own at a nearby farm.

One in five mums announce birth on Facebook within half an hour

News Shopper: There were celebrations in Royal circles and throughout the land when Prince George was christened in a ceremony that spanned four generations of the royal family. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were joined by the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, the Prin

12:38pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A year ago today, the world’s media ended a long vigil outside the now-famous Lindo Wing – but maybe they should have just kept tabs on Kate’s Facebook.






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