Newspaper article The Evening Standard (London, England)

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Newspaper article The Evening Standard (London, England)

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A MAN who claims he received communion from Pope John Paul II has sold the wafer on eBay for [pounds sterling]1,000. He declared: "I don't believe I'm going to Hell for this."

It was bought by a Catholic from California to "prevent it falling into the hands of a witch or a satanist".


A RAM named Rambo smashed up [pounds sterling]200,000 of new cars after attacking his reflection in their paintwork. The Land Rovers and Mitsubishi Shoguns were stored in a field and garage owners thought the damage was done by yobs, until one of their staff was attacked. The garage owner said: "He was a bit bruised but at least it solved the mystery."


A GERMAN actor sparked a terror alert after forgetting to take off his replica gun before leaving a film set. Alexander Scheer went to catch a train but was dragged off the carriage by police.


INMATES evacuated from Highpoint Prison in Suffolk when a fire broke out have each been given [pounds sterling]100 compensation for their inconvenience. …

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