Fairground dodgem car converted to road use by the British Motorboat Manufacturing Company, produced from 1934 until 1940.
Typhoid epidemic in Aberdeen, Scotland traced to contaminated corned beef from Argentina.
Perceptual illusion in which an image in peripheral vision disappears.
First person in the UK to be fined for speeding.
Head of a sacrificed Romano-British Celt found buried in Chat Moss.
English caricaturist and satirical poet (1708–1786).
Oil painting by the English artist Evelyn de Morgan, created in 1903.
Manufacture of shoddy and mungo, an early form of recycling, was an important industry in the Heavy Woollen district of West Yorkshire.
Reputed witch whose corpse kept reappearing from its grave until it was covered by a large boulder.
One of the earliest motorised scooters.