Dangerous weapons and a fish have been confiscated from members of the public entering the Old Bailey a Freedom of Information request has revealed. 

The Daily Mail report:

A fish was among items confiscated during security checks at the doors of the Old Bailey, an official list reveals.

In the past three years, security staff also confiscated more sinister items including 13 knives and a meat skewer.

It is not known if the fish was dead or alive.

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I am a journalist and author. I am a journalist at the UK edition of WIRED magazine. In 2015, my first book Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. My second book Reed Hastings: Building Netflix, was published in March 2020. I created FOI Directory in 2012 and have maintained it in my spare time ever since.