Day: May 5, 2016

Review: Arabian Nights: The Enchanted One

Review: Arabian Nights: The Enchanted One

Review by Leslie Byron Pitt Arabian Nights finishes in very much the same it started two volumes ago: Obliquely. As mentioned in a previous instalment, praise cannot go high enough for Miguel Gomes ambition to capture his home country in a desolate state of stasis.  Ravaged by austerity, in the ...

The top 7 Start-up Spaces in London

The top 7 Start-up Spaces in London

Building your own business from the ground up is a pretty enormous task. You have to be your own manager, your best creative mind, your own accountant. But do you really have to do everything yourself? Wouldn't it be nice if, at the very least, somebody else would take care ...

Tory election funding investigation extended

Tory election funding investigation extended

By Joe Mellor, Deputy Editor As Britain goes to the polls more time will be given for investigations into the Conservatives 2015 election campaign spending, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has announced. The Conservatives’ didn't admit to not declaring £38k of election expenses blaming an “admin error.” However, this has ...

VIDEO – Osborne looking “spaced out” again

VIDEO – Osborne looking “spaced out” again

By Joe Mellor, Deputy Editor This peculiar bit of footage of Chancellor George Osborne has emerged, with him looking a bit "spaced out" He was caught off guard pulling a disturbing face as he campaigned with Zac Goldsmith ahead of today's London Mayoral elections. Mr Osborne has lost all control of his face while the ...

VIDEO – Hunt told off for playing with phone during debate

VIDEO – Hunt told off for playing with phone during debate

By Joe Mellor, Deputy Editor Jeremy hunt was told off like a naughty schoolboy and was then called ‘rude discourteous’ by speaker John Bercow after the Health Secretary was seen using his phone during a debate over nursing cuts. Hunt was accused of ‘impairing parliamentary decorum’ after he could be seen using ...

Trump 2016: The Bigots Have Spoken

The last opposition to Donald Trump has melted away. First Ted Cruz and now John Kasich have given up the fight that most commentators thought was hopeless anyway. The Republican establishment has gone from plotting to outmanoeuvre him to pathetically accepting their fate. Shenanigans at the party's convention are now ...

The Most Dangerous Place To Get A Takeaway In Britain

The Most Dangerous Place To Get A Takeaway In Britain

Glasgow's Paisley Road could be the the most dangerous place in Britain to get a takeaway after 17 fast food joints were hit with food hygiene warnings. Environmental health chiefs have swooped on a series of Indian, Italian, Chinese and Turkish takeaways on the three- and-a-half mile stretch of road, which is ...