We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
80,258 News Articles

11 funny UK sights on Google Street View

We trawl the streets using Google's mapping tool

Google's Street View service offers photographs of streets and cities across the globe. However, sometimes a funny or slightly 'inappropriate' image can be thrown up. We've trawled the Google Maps and Google Earth tool to find the funniest images captured in the UK.

Not so alien after all...

Those gold Martians have been spotted again, further down Tottenham Court Road. It looks like they're walking, so maybe extraterestrials aren't so different to humans after all. Then again, perhaps they're pulling their equivalent of their Jedi Mind Trick and floating.

Rubbish take-aways

If you're like us, takeaways such as McDonalds and KFC usually smell great, but once you've eaten them, you feel guilty for stuffing your body with rubbish. If you need any more convincing that its not the best meal in the world, check out the rubbish this restaurant in Oxford, threw out.

NEXT PAGE: It's a mystery, my dear Watson....

  1. Strange sights on Google Street View
  2. Not so alien after all...
  3. It's a mystery, my dear Watson
  4. Annoying siblings
  5. I am The Stig
  6. Disregarding signs


IDG UK Sites

Best Christmas 2014 UK tech deals, Boxing Day 2014 UK tech deals & January sales 2015 UK tech...

IDG UK Sites

Chromebooks: ready for the prime time (but not for everybody)

IDG UK Sites

Hands-on with Sony's latest smartglasses

IDG UK Sites

Apple TV expert tips: get US Apple TV content, watch Google Play, use multiple Apple IDs and more