A game very similar to golf was played in ancient China more than five hundred years before its first known mention in Scotland.
Goldfish are much more intelligent than they look and enjoy music.
Nobody knows where the word golf comes from.
The world record ferret legging (keeping a live ferret in your trousers) is 5 hours and 26 minutes.
Tish, the world’s oldest known goldfish, was 43. He was won at a funfair in Doncaster in 1956 and buried in a yoghurt pot in the garden of his owner in Thirsk, Yorkshire in 1999.
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