Barber shells out for joke signs

Press Association
Undated handout photos taken from the @PFBarberAndShop twiter feed of joke signs placed by barber Forster on drain covers saying
Undated handout photos taken from the @PFBarberAndShop twiter feed of joke signs placed by barber Forster on drain covers saying

%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%A barber who counts Premier League footballers among his customers has had to shell out £240 after he put joke signs on drain covers saying "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles now hiring, inquire within".

Newcastle City Council did not see the funny side of Patrick Forster's attempt to raise a smile at the weekend, and an environmental health officer visited his shop and handed him a fixed penalty notice for littering.