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The Guinness World Records is a benchmarking institution best-known for having authenticated and catalogued feats of human endeavour since 1955.
To qualify, Harlech had to prove that the street is a main thoroughfare commonly used by the public, fully surfaced and with buildings along it.
The world record attempt is a bid to promote opportunity, equality, and respect for women in sport.
A massive hot dog weighing in at 66 pounds (29.9 kilograms) attempted to set a Guinness World Record for the 'Largest Hot Dog'.
“We should all learn to speak the language of football, because then we are able to communicate with each other no matter which nationality [we are].”
Two cousins, Matt Everard and Russell Shearmen broke the Guinness World Record for the highest speed reached on a Tuk Tuk on Monday with a speed of 119.584 km/hr.
Matt Everard entered the Guinness Book of records when he drove his tuk-tuk at a speed of 119.584 kilometers (74.306 miles) per hour
After London nurse Jessica Anderson's world record in a nurse uniform was denied by Guinness World Records because she wasn't wearing the correct outfit, nurses across the country shared selfies of their modern-day uniform in protest,
A young Croat has broken the Guinness World Record for pushing a car the furthest in 24 hours.
Ukrainian teenager Olena Korzenyuk is a modern-day Rapunzel. The 15-year-old has flowing blonde hair that is longer than she is.
Tanaka lives in a nursing home in Fukuoka City in southern Japan and was born in 1903.
Ten-year-old record for most people dressed as Smurfs is broken in southern Germany.
A small German town was turned blue when it tried to break the world record for the largest meeting of Smurfs.
A team of Argentinean chefs pounded, baked and boxed their way into the Guinness Book of World Records on Sunday, baking the largest number of pizzas in the span of 12 hours.
Japanese professional rope skipper Hijiki Ikuyama broke a new Guinness World Record on Thursday, joining others around the globe to celebrate the annual World Records Day.
Locals campaigning for Mama Julia to be recognised in the Guinness Book of Records
Fifty-seven women have taken part in a synchronised skydive in Ukraine, setting a new world record.
Over 1,000 people gathered in Mexico City's Zocalo to break the Guinness World Record for simultaneous foosball-playing,
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Hans Langseth or King Whiskers has gone down in history as having the world's longest beard
Measured at 612 metres and 70 centimetres, the record surpasses the one previously broken in Hungary, which had tallied 255 metres.
Traditional pizza from Naples was over seven meters long
At 81, James Harrison will no longer donate his blood after 1173 donations over six decades, during which his blood's special antibodies, used to make a vital medicine, have saved countless infant lives.
Motor show Top Gear scooped the unusual Guiness World Record after reaching a top speed of 87.271 miles per hour (140 kph) with a modified farm vehicle.
Chefs in Turkey claim to have broken the Guinness World Record
Thrill seekers will travel on the zipwire at speeds of up to 150kph along its 2.8 kilometre length.