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Last Updated: Thursday November 09 2006 18:38 GMT

In pictures: World record day

Jackie Bibby

Ewww! Jackie Bibby holds 10 snakes in his mouth for 12.5 seconds to mark World Record Day on 9 November. He wasn't the only one breaking unusual records

People kissing

In Paris 1,118 people kissed at the same time to break the record for group snogging!

Edd China

Edd China attempted to break the record for, erm, the fastest motorised office over Westminster Bridge in London. Well done Edd.


Kathryn Pounder (left) and Rebecca McEnri attempt to set the world record for the most 'ballet leg switches" in one of the fountains at London's Trafalgar Square. Looks cold to us!

Casino Royale

The record for rolling a car the most times went to this stunt in new Bond flick Casino Royale. The car rolled over seven times.

Xi Shun

And here's Xi Shun, a walking world record. He's the world's tallest living man.

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