Ducks have been ditching bread for a cleaner diet after members of the public were asked to ban the breadcrumbs. Figures from the Canal & River Trust, who care for 2,000 miles of waterway in England and Wales, show a 20% fall in feeding ducks bread. Although the number of people feeding ducks a healthier dinner - of seeds, fruit and vegetables - has doubled, people are still throwing 3.5 million loaves into canals, rivers, ponds and lakes every year.
Galloping hands-free, standing in stirrups and hanging off your horse are scenes usually associated with westerns - but for the Team GB horseballers, this is their sport. Described as "Quidditch on horseback", two teams of six shoot balls through hoops, avoiding tackles from the opposition.
Police are examining footage which appears to show an Everton fan being attacked by Manchester City fans in the home end. The trouble flared during Wednesday's heated Capital One Cup semi-final second leg. A number of incidents were reported of Everton fans having bought tickets for the home section of the Etihad and celebrating when Ross Barkley gave them an early 1-0 lead.