Cabbage Hurling goes global

Prepare yourslef for the newest global sensation: Cabbage Hurling. Nothing like America's Punkin' Chunkin', Cabbage Hurling consists of a smallish trebuchet and lots of rotten cabbage. Simon Spark reports for the BBC. (video)

The cabbage hurling phenomenon began in 2013 at the Holbeach Town and Country Fayre in Lincolnshire, England and was picked up worldwide via the Internet. Originator John Ward said: "It actually amazed us, we didn't realise it would go global."