Not normally one to point out simple mistakes, but when I was catching up on the news this morning, I was rather taken aback when looking at the news listings on This Is Gloucestershire this morning.
The story is that Gloucester is now the proud owner of a state of the art Morgue, and they have highlighted the point that people are taller and more obese than they used to be so they needed bigger tables. Some would say that was obvious but its an easy “shock” headline. However the more telling thing was how the online team had obviously been given the copy of the story with the “working” headline. See pic below:
This was updated a bit later to say:
Maybe one should think before using amusing “working headlines”…….