It's a radio station known for irreverent chat, where current affairs and topical discussion reign supreme.
But Radio 5 Live took on a more otherworldly tone this morning when one of its own sports reporters claimed he had a close brush with a UFO.
'Freaked out' sports journalist Mike Sewell said he was left gobsmacked when he spotted a huge 'disc-shaped' aircraft hovering above the Hertfordshire countryside on his way to work in the early hours of the morning. Read more
Friday, August 5, 2011
"Freaked Out" BBC Reporter Sees Huge Disc
"Freaked out" BBC reporter Mike Sewell told millions of radio listeners of the moment he faced a UFO on his way to work. My prediction is that either Sewell will retract his story or the BBC will fire him.