Are you kidding me?

Famous fib teller Mike Naylor reclaimed his title at the World's Biggest Liar competition, in Cumbria, with a far-fetched tale about his three peaks challenge with a twist.

Known as Monkey Liar, Mike held on to the trophy for the sixth year in a row, entertaining the crowd at the Bridge Inn, Santon Bridge, with his tale of tackling a three peaks challenge with a twist.

Mike told of action-packed journey up the Matterhorn, the Eiger and Mount Everest on a four-wheel drive tandem Segway, accompanied by a cat wearing a head torch!

Mike said: “I struggled this year – I woke up with the idea just two weeks ago and I’m really pleased to retain the title!”

The World’s Biggest Liar competition, sponsored by Jennings Brewery, is held every November at The Bridge Inn, Cumbria. Competitors from around the world have five minutes to tell the biggest and most convincing lie they can to a pub full of listeners and judges.

But how did it all begin? Back in the 19th Century, Will Ritson, a famous Cumbrian and popular publican who lived at the head of the Wasdale Valley in the English Lake District, kept his customers entertained with stories of the folk heritage of the local area.

The panel of judges included mountaineer Alan Hinkes OBE and Margaret Ritson and her sister Pamela Emberton, who were visiting the area to research family history.

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