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Anyone who loves superhero fancy dress should get themselves down to Twickenham on May 23rd 2010.

As part of the London Sevens rugby event, the organisers have announced that they hope to break a Guinness World Record for the largest number of people in superhero fancy dress in the stands.

The current record is 1,016, but with 50,000 tickets for the event already sold, it is hoped that enthusiastic rugby fans will be able to smash it easily.

England Sevens captain Ben Gollings told Sky Sports that he loves the carnival-like

News Superheros

A man in a spotty dog fancy dress costume has ended up with a ruff deal after attempting a jail break.

It has emerged that staff at the HMP Isle of Wight prison had to apprehend a youth dressed as a dog on May 1st 2010 after he tried to break in to get a family member out, the Sun reports.

Unfortunately for him, the prisoner was actually at the Camp Hill site, making this quite possible the worst jail break ever.

After realising his mistake, the unnamed man ran around squirting prison staff with a water


Clowns may be used as toys for young children, but we have to say there’s something very creepy about adults dressed in <clown fancy dress costumes.

However, get ready to see a lot more of them as coulrophobia (that’s fear of clowns to you and me) prepares to affect a whole new generation of movie fans.

Stephen King’s It is due to be remade next year and we’ve heard it won’t be for the faint-hearted, with Pennywise the clown set for a revival as an even more terrifying malevolent force.

He already makes the

Halloween News

If you’re going to do a sponsored bike ride in aid of charity, you may as well do it in Batman fancy dress, we say.

Shunning cycling shorts and traditional gear over the weekend were many riders taking part in the 24th annual Selby Lions Bike Ride, who opted for superhero outfits instead, the York Press reports.

Aiming to raise money for good causes including the British Heart Foundation and the RNLI, the fundraisers cycled for either 25 or 40 miles, cheered on by crowds who lined the footpaths.

Organiser David Jones said he

News Superheros

If you’ve got an adult fancy dress event to go to in the coming weeks, you may wish to stock up on Freddy Krueger fancy dress outfits.

Nightmare on Elm Street fever is sure to sweep the UK soon thanks to the release of a new version of the 1984 Wes Craven classic, directed this time around by Michael Bay.

It has already topped the box office charts in the US as people flock to see the movie villain – a terrifying child molester who attacks kids in their dreams – slash his way through a new generation of

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