Sunday, 22 May 2011

The Great Hedge End Tiger Hoax

Local sportsmen were temporarily inconvenienced by a toy tiger left in a field on the outskirts of Hedge End according to this BBC story.

Link to BBC News

Hedge End Blogger admires the cricketers who carried on playing, and the police - who let's face it had to investigate - discovering it was not a real tiger when the downdraft from their helicopter knocked it over.

1 comment:

  1. Yes it is reassuring that the authorities reacted as they did.

    And I suppose a stuffed Tiger makes a nice change from Flying Saucers...!