Bad Day for actors, as security forces in Peru mistook the cast of a soap opera for Marxist rebels. The actors were dressed as armed guerillas for an episode of Diamonds and Hearts. The director, who had not obtained permission for filming, was arrested but later released without charge. "They were about to blow us to pieces," he told reporters.
Expensive Day for mincing, as Barry Moore, a butcher in Devon, hid pounds 840 in notes and cheques in a mincer overnight, but returned the following morning to see his father turning the machine on as he opened the shop for business.Reuse content