Video - Crooner is facing jail pocketed £32,000 in benefits while singing gigs

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A cruise line crooner is facing jail after he pocketed £32,000 in disability benefits - while singing and dancing his way across Europe.

Greedy Jerry Foale, 54, was a popular entertainer who would often go on tour in Cyprus and Spain. But while he wowed crowds with his well-established act - he was also cheating the public purse, a court heard. Several videos of Jerry performing on stage have been posted on YouTube videos and proved his downfall after the Department for Work and Pensions were tipped off.


Leeds Industrial Museum in Armley will be brimming with excitement on August 1 when, for the first time ever, the historic site plays host to none other than the Yorkshire Open Hat Throwing Championships, the brainchild of Yorkshire-based poet Glyn Watkins. picture Tony Johnson.

Hold on to your hats - hat throwing champs comes to Leeds