Shark spotted at Redcar, giant strawberries in Swindon, left-handed sandwiches developed in Bolton - Press Gazette

Shark spotted at Redcar, giant strawberries in Swindon, left-handed sandwiches developed in Bolton

The UK's regional newspapers were evening more wild and wonderful than usual today.

Here is a round-up of some of the most sensational stories:

These stories were of course, all April Fool's jokes (apart from the last one, Donald Trump really is the Republican frontrunner for the US presidential nomination).

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