A retired business consultant, who has walked the equivalent of the circumference of the Earth, has encouraged others to keep active in the midst of the pandemic.
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Coronation Street’s enduring success is down to its realistic storylines and willingness to tackle difficult subjects, an ITV boss has said as the programme celebrates its 60th anniversary.
World record-breaking Britons have told of their pride in their achievements after challenging themselves during lockdown.
Rupert Grint has beaten Sir David Attenborough’s record for the fastest time to reach one million followers on Instagram, according to Guinness World Records.
A north-east superfan has broken the world record for the most tattoos of a musician on her body.
A virtual comedy club called The Covid Arms has set a new Guinness World Record for the most people to visit a virtual pub, after securing 6,215 visitors.
Ollie and Harry Ferguson, aged 10 and 7, spearhead a campaign called 50 Marvellous Adventures, encouraging other children and families to get outside and explore.
Stevie Wonder has backed plans for the world’s longest guitar lesson, to raise money for the visually impaired.
Four darts friends were recovering today after playing the game for more than 51 hours in an attempt to set a new world record.
Hundreds of north-east people have entered the record books after being part of the world’s largest ceilidh band.
Justin Bieber has broken his own record after the remix of chart-topping single Despacito was streamed billions of times online.
A record-breaking north-east cyclist has handed out the first £500,000 to 11 mental health charities.
South Korean pop band BTS have broken the world record for most Twitter engagements following their live US TV debut at the weekend.
A world record hopeful has had the kilt pulled out from under him by Guinness judges.
Games nostalgia is big business, whether it’s old consoles or games from the 20th century, but none are quite as big as this whopping great Game Boy.
A 112-year-old who survived back-breaking slave labour at Auschwitz concentration camp is the world’s oldest man, Guinness World Records has said.