Viral content from PA available via API; fresh and unique stories

PA’s viral content is designed to deliver fresh and unique stories that really stand out from the crowd. We offer up the best content,
original features and unusual takes on the day’s events which are all begging to be shared.

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A focus on the
hottest trending stories

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High quality images & videos
sourced from our teams

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We combine the best of social
media to drive the story

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All our stories are
designed for sharing

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Drawing on 150 years of experience

Our viral stories give you the type of offbeat commentary you didn’t think you could get from the PA
– whether it’s news, sport or just something weird that’s breaking the internet.

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Our content API is a great way to increase engagement with your readership in a cost effective way. With up to five rich media assets attached to every story, your platform can instantly access stories ready for digital use, helping it to become more up-to-date, more engaging and more shareable.

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For customers who wish to manually access our stories on an ad-hoc basis, we can offer a subscription to our download portal, where the relevant assets can be accessed on a story-by-story basis.

Our latest viral stories

  • St Paul’s marks Twitter milestone by melting hearts with insight into cathedral life
    St Paul’s Cathedral has celebrated its 10,000th tweet by sharing pictures from its 1,400-year history to offer an insight into cathedral life. You voted, and so here it is. Our 10,000th tweet. 1,400 years of St Paul's Cathedral life – a thread. Here goes…— St Paul's Cathedral (@StPaulsLondon) July 28,...
  • That awkward moment when you’re trying to take a picture of your food and a seagull swoops in
    Nothing quite says a trip to the seaside like some chips from the chippie and the sound of seagulls in the air. However, one thing you don’t particularly want is these two things colliding. (Jake McCarthy/PA)When Jake McCarthy was in Blackpool, he understandably wanted to take a gorgeous snap of...
  • This victim of upskirt photography is campaigning to change sexual harassment laws
    If a man takes a photo up a woman’s skirt in a public space, you would expect it to be fairly easy for the victim to prosecute. However, that’s unfortunately not the experience that Gina Martin has had. On 8 July Gina was watching the Killers at the British Summer...
  • This Czech football team’s new dugout is a giant novelty beer can
    Football fans attending Viktoria Plzen’s home games this season will have something more than the game in front of them to look at, after the club unveiled their rather unusual new dugouts. With brewery Gambrinus, the Czech side have installed two rather interesting shelters for the players and coaching staff...
  • Thick snow has only just been cleared from a road in California
    A road in California has only just reopened to traffic after the winter because it took so long for the snow to be cleared. UPDATE: SR 89 through @LassenNPS is now OPEN to through traffic! pic. twitter. com/E7HDJS2DLZ— Caltrans District 2 (@CaltransD2) July 26, 2017Lassen National Park Highway, which runs...
  • How Senator John McCain stunned Washington with his vote on US healthcare bill amendment
    The Senate has rejected a measure to repeal parts of former president Barack Obama’s health law, dealing a serious blow to President Donald Trump and the GOP agenda. And the biggest shock came from Republican senator John McCain who returned to unexpectedly vote no on the so-called “skinny repeal” healthcare...


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