Friday fact

High heels came into circulation on the shoe circuit in roughly 10 BC. They were worn by men of the Persian Cavalry to help their boots stay in their stirrups when...

Friday fact

Did you know that three dogs survived the sinking of the Titanic? Vetstreet states that the dogs were in first class and included a Pomeranian puppy – which her owner wrapped in a blanket to escape with, and everyone thought she was carrying...

Friday fact

The oldest condoms ever found date back to the 1640s (they were found in a cesspit at Dudley Castle), and were made from animal and fish intestines…..anything for the weekend sir...

Friday fact

In 1923, jockey Frank Hayes won a race at Belmont Park in New York despite being dead — he suffered a heart attack mid-race, but his body stayed in the saddle until his horse crossed the line for a 20–1 outsider...