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As It Happens | Jan 23, 2014 | 5:47

British tabloids say ghost ship, Lyubov Orlova, is bringing a cannibal rat invasion to their shores

Tabloids in the UK are scaring readers with headlines such as “Russian ghost ship crewed by cannibal rats bobbing towards Britain” and “Ship of Ghouls”. The vessel in question is the Russian cruise liner, Lyubov Orlova, which was impounded in Newfoundland

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