Posts tagged Hay

Whittlebury Hay

Whittlebury Hay
A woman had a “lucky escape” when her car was buried underneath a pile of hay bales, police said. The accident happened near Whittlebury in Northamptonshire when a tractor overturned, dumping the hay on top of a Mercedes Benz car. Northamptonshire Police tweeted photographs saying it was a “lucky escape for this driver” [...]

Hayemaker’s Achilles’ Hee...

Hayemaker’s Achilles’ Heel
British heavyweight boxer David Haye suffered an unexpected defeat in a bout with Tony Bellow. The fighter, known as the Hayemaker, injured an Achilles tender in his leg after a knockdown in round six.  Haye’s power and poise was severely impacted but he fought on bravely until eventually conceding in round 11. The Hayemaker’ [...]

Hay Tornado

Hay Tornado
A mini hay tornado was caught on camera in West Yorkshire. The tornado was seen tearing through a field, picking up clumps of hay. Ambulance driver, Mr Fielder, from Huddersfield, witnessed the strange phenomenon. He said, “We were driving past the field where there were bits of hay just blowing about in a whirlwind. It was amazing and [...]

Squirrel at US Open

Squirrel at US Open
A squirrel has interrupted Sabine Lisicki on Court 13 at the US Open.  The animal explores the court before settling before, then creeping behind, the match clock. It seems to draw attention to the match time – as the clock changes to 52.  In the Haymakers Survey Q52 is ‘Do you enjoy a bit of a mystery?’ Perhaps [...]

Hay Lady

Hay Lady
Lady GaGa has appeared on the Jonathan Ross chat show. She was accompanied by Kevin the Ram and took a seat on a sofa made of bales of hay.  The pastoral set was inspired by scenes from the video promoting her latest single “You and I”. Caring for the planet is really about You and I.

Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Samuel Coleridge’s ‘Rime of the Ancient Mariner’ helped inspire the Blakesware Set and the ‘Haymakers Survey’. Curious then that an author named Nick HAYES has brought Coleridge’s tale up to date as a cautionary environmental story. The poem has been re-imagined as a stunning graphic chic nov [...]

Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue
We’re very sad to report that Mike Edwards an early member of the British rock group the Electric Light Orchestra has been crushed by a giant bale of hay.  The bizarre accident happened near Totnes in Devon when the hay rolled down a steep hill and smashed into his van.  Police believe the 600kg bale fell [...]

Making Haye

Making Haye
Congratulations to David Haye, British heavyweight boxer.  The champion successfully defended his world crown in nine rounds against contender, John Ruiz.  ‘The Hayemaker’  became only the second man to stop Ruiz and the first for 14 years. Here’s some of his greatest hits. The reign of the Hayemake [...]

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