Day: 29 January 2015

I’d like you to stop looking at me now

By Helen Duff An instinct we’ve all felt at some time, whether tripping over the flat-as-a-pancake pavement – “must be something wrong with my shoes. No, seriously, these shoes have been playing me up for ages. It’s got nothing to do with the way I walk; I walk well, better ...

Top 10 Most Common Holiday Social Media Boasts

"I've got 99 problems but my beach ain't one". Every summer the social media world is subdued with holiday  Tweets, airport check-ins on Facebook and Instagrammed flutes of Champagne with the mandatory "see you in two weeks" strapline. It's enough to drive you mad, until of course you're the one with their feet ...

Grillstock, Bristol – Review

By Laura Heads, Food Writer With the current weather making summer feel like an eternity ago and like it may never come again, it is very easy to find yourself pining for that sunshine fun, and more importantly, food. Now to me, summer means BBQs, beer, friends and any place ...

Shaun the Sheep – Film Review

By Corrina Antrobus @CorrinaCorrina  Aardman is back with a delightfully silly story of how a little sheep herds himself around the big city and uses  friendship and teamwork to get home sweet home. Shaun, who’s now got a little more wool on his chin after ageing-up from his 1995 appearance ...

Apple Builds Tax-Free Haven on Bags of Excess Cash

Satire by Jack Peat  Tech-giant Apple has announced it is to build a tax-free haven off the coast of America out of bags of its excess cash. The company has been confronted with a surplus cash headache of late and now finds itself in the compromising position of making more ...