An article on English apples and difficulties in finding them in the shops said that in the right conditions, an apple can be stored for up to nine months with no loss of flavour or quality. To be clear: not all apples are suitable for such long storage. The writer was thinking specifically of cox and bramley apples.
A news agency brief said that jellyfish “attacked” three coastal areas. A reader observes: “Jellyfish don’t attack, they get moved by sea currents”.
A photo purported to show the Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, but did not.