RAF told to shoot down UFOs – ex MoD employee spills the space beans


A gentleman who used to work for the Ministry of Defence has said that the RAF has been trying, unsuccessfully, to shoot down UFOs for years.

Nick Pope, who worked on the MoD’s UFO desk for three years, told the Sun:

“We know of cases where the order has been given to shoot down – with little effect to the UFO.”

According to Pope, pilots only open fire if they consider the UFO to be a threat to UK airspace…

Top 10 Tuesday: Christmas Stocking fillers – gifts for under £10

Buying the big Christmas presents is easy but, buying big is buying yourself into a hole. It's a rookie move. Quantity my friends, not quality. "Look at all the presents I got for Christmas," is a familiar cry but who's pleased with just the one? Stocking fillers, my friends, that's what it's all about – buy cheap and buy in bulk. Pad out your poverty.

So, here for your enjoyment, no, for your necessity in Christmas survival is the Top Ten Christmas stocking fillers…

TD Tips: Where do I go out in the evening? – Top reviews, guides & listings websites

It’s all been a bit cash heavy in the last few weeks with the TD Tips for best mobile phone deals and expensive, stylish laptops. So, this week we bring you some blissfully wonga-free websites to tell you what’s worth doing in, around and nowhere near town at all. I can’t guarantee you won’t spend money when you get wherever you choose to go, but I can promise you five good ways of searching for what to do with your spare time.

So without any further ado, here are our tips for the top reviews, guides & listings websites…