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  1. Man single-handedly builds 85ft high castle in back garden over 34 years

    By Lee Bullen & Joe Smith A pensioner has revealed his amazing garden project, an 85-foot-high castle complete with towers and guards. Retired Gerry Halman has spent the last 34 years making the mediaeval-style building and staffing it with costumed mannequins for added realism. Th
  2. Fears 'Britain's biggest man cave' could become holiday let despite fury from locals

    By Rom Preston-Ellis Britain's 'biggest man cave' could become a holiday let locals fear after a council approved plans - despite objections of noisy hot tubs and saxophones. Millionaire Graham Wildin, 70, has continuously defied court orders to knock down his illegal 10,000sq/ft l
  3. 'UK's biggest man cave' at centre of lengthy planning row could become holiday rental

    By Susie Beever A millionaire's controversial 'man cave' dubbed 'Britain's biggest' could become a holiday let, as locals fear noise from hot tub parties and saxophones. Graham Wildin defied multiple court orders to demolish the illegally-built unit at his mansion in Cinderford, Gl
  4. Rampaging wild boar 'like industrial machines' cause chaos at popular UK campsite

    By Kim Horton A campsite has been churned up and partially destroyed by a roaming band of wild boar. The tusked invaders have wreaked havoc at a West Country campsite in the Forest of Dean , leaving a previously perfect camping spot as nothing more than a mud pit after the boar's ra
  5. Dogwalker finds 'bloodbath' in the woods and hears 'growling' noise sparking Big Cat fears

    By Ryan Fahey Locals are terrified over reports of a "bloodbath" in the South West caused by big cats prowling through woodlands. Photos have emerged showing the remains of what is thought to have been dinner for an unknown creature , found by a dog-walker in the Forest of Dean, Glo