Day: August 5, 2015

Average First Time Buyer Takes Four Years to Save for First Home

By Nathan Lee, TLE Correspondent  The average first time buyer takes four years to buy their first home, new research has revealed. The study, conducted by Aviva, found most first-time buyers are £6,481 under budget when buying their property. Researchers discovered that almost three-quarters underestimate the cost of buying their first house ...

Beer of the Week – CRATE Pale

By Jonathan Hatchman, Food Editor, @TLE_Food Strength: 4.5% ABV Brewed: Hackney Wick, London CRATE’s 'Golden' has already been featured as our ‘Beer of the Week’, however, having recently partaken in a bottle of the brewery’s Pale, we have a new favourite. For those unfamiliar with the brewery, Crate was set ...

Five Ways to Stay Happy and Healthy in the City

By Milly Kelly, Health/Beauty Editor Recently the Royal Town Planning Institute issued an article outlining the extensive impact that our environment has on our physical and mental health. Turns out that urban areas can and do cause some serious problems for us city dwellers, meaning we are literally surrounded by things that ...

Restaurant Review – Duck & Waffle

Located upon the 40th floor of London’s Heron Tower, Duck & Waffle isn’t just the highest restaurant in the UK, it’s also one of the most popular amongst London’s foodie elite. Open 24 hours a day, it’s still incredibly difficult to book a table for two. Arriving a little earlier ...

Review: Vera Grace – Novella

By Kane Power (@ElHeavio) The name Vera Grace conjures up a certain image; a kindly grandma, a shuffling old dear with a sunhat playing a game of bridge. Not an ideal association for a hardcore band. Their name doesn’t seem to reference anyone famous, such as US metalcore act Norma ...