Day: August 8, 2016

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Restaurant Review – The Frog

Generally speaking, I’ve never been a great fan of tasting menus. It’s less of a problem with the sheer quantity of courses served, than it is with the chef’s decision to commonly present an array of gratuitously pretentious dishes. All too often this leads to spending three hours (or more) ...

UK Music festivals hotbed for measles

UK Music festivals hotbed for measles

Music festivals have always been places to pick up various ailments, alcohol poisoning, food poisoning, and possibly the odd STI, but there is now been an outbreak of measles at a lot of UK festivals. Public Health England has said that music festivals this summer have become somewhat of a ...

Watch: Jim Furyk Becomes First Player to Record a 58

Watch: Jim Furyk Becomes First Player to Record a 58

American golfer Jim Furyk became the first player to score a 58 at the Travelers Championship in Connecticut. The 46-year-old hit 10 birdies, an eagle and no bogies to shoot a 12-under-par round, becoming one of six men to hit sub-60 for 18 holes. Furyk told Sky Sports 4: "It's pretty cool. "A ...

Fort Process Reveals Arts Festival Line-Up

Fort Process Reveals Arts Festival Line-Up

Fort Process is an expansive multi ­disciplinary music and arts festival that takes place in the evocative spaces of Newhaven Fort in East Sussex. After an acclaimed, sold­-out debut in 2014 the festival is back for a second edition, with an extensive programme (in excess of 100 artists) featuring site ...

The London Economic

Trump is America’s Brexit

Obama recently delivered one of the biggest speeches of his life, and one of the most damning criticisms of Donald Trump to date. After eight years of being heckled by "The Donald" and his fellow conspiracy theorists, this one was personal. Around 45 minutes he spelt it out with these bold words: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aip0BAWrdLw&feature=youtu.be&t=40m43s "That's ...

Introducing EzTrader – the options trading platform

Introducing EzTrader – the options trading platform

Options trading is a fast paced, fascinating and potentially highly rewarding form of financial trading that allows individuals to invest and trade in options - also known as binary options trading and digital options.  TheLondonEconomic.com introduce EzTrader, the options trading platform. What does it involve? An option essentially describes a ...

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How To Make The Perfect… Melon Sorbet

Struggling to cool down and stay refreshed this summer? Focusing on dishes that highlight beautiful seasonal produce at her restaurant in Notting Hill – Chef Marianne Lumb’s melon sorbet combines two of the world’s most famously revitalising edibles. “The melons are at their peak in the summer, find the nicest ...

AI Only a Click Away for UK SMEs

AI Only a Click Away for UK SMEs

By Mor Philosoph, Head of Wix ADI Technology  Only five years ago, artificial intelligence (AI) was for science fiction films only. It is only recently that it has become a part of the day to day business vernacular. Within a very short space of time it has stopped being fodder ...

Turkey’s Failed Coup Is A Godsend for Its Wannabe Tyrant

Erdogan Moves to Reinstate the Death Penalty

Turkish President Recep Erdoğan has moved to reinstate the death penalty following last month’s failed military coup. Mr Erdogan addressed huge crowds of supporters in Istanbul, saying that he will reinstate the death penalty if the "nation makes such a decision". Capital punishment has been banned in Turkey since 1984 and the ...

There’s A Walking Wall Trudging Around London

There’s A Walking Wall Trudging Around London

A walking wall has been spotted trudging around London inviting people to throw blows at it to symbolise the time workers ‘hit the wall’. A survey of 2,000 workers revealed that 2.22pm is the moment when the post-lunch slump is most likely to kick in, triggering a lull in concentration and productivity. ...