Rock of ages

This story on the Mirror brightened up an otherwise dreary Monday for me so I thought I’d share:

Two elderly German men ‘broke out’ of their nursing home to go to a heavy metal music festival nearby. The pair were noticed missing by staff at the home on Friday night and police were contacted.

Following a frantic search the men were found at 3am the following morning at Wacken Open Air metal festival, which is the biggest heavy metal festival in the world.

The men were “disorientated and dazed” but refused to leave so had to be escorted back to their nursing home in a taxi with a patrol car following, reported Deutsche Welle .

Read the full story at the Mirror.