Day: 29 November 2016

The Edge Of Seventeen: Competition

The Edge Of Seventeen: Film Review and Competition

By James McAllistair @jamesmca90 As Emma Stone’s Olive Penderghast observed in Easy A, the one thing the movies don’t tell you is “how shitty it feels to be an outcast”. The reality is that kids can be mean, and growing up is no picnic; trying to cement a position for yourself ...

3 Amazing Places for an Unforgettable New Year Holiday

3 Amazing Places for an Unforgettable New Year Holiday

New Year’s Eve isn’t for everyone. Head out to the bars and you’ll often find packed venues, inflated drinks prices and even charges to get in places that are normally free. Of course, a house party is a great alternative to trudging around the British bars and queuing for ages ...

The Greatest Trick The Tories Ever Pulled

The Greatest Trick The Tories Ever Pulled

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was to convince the world he didn't exist. After two terms of crippling austerity cuts, dismantling of the welfare state and a referendum that was used as bait to secure a second term the latest polls show that The Conservatives lead has risen ...

Smartphone

Google’s Going Mobile First – What Does it Mean for You?

We don’t need to rehash the general importance of mobile. The overwhelming majority of brands are now acutely aware of the very real need to ensure their digital experiences cater to customers on desktops, tablets and mobiles alike. Of course, not everyone executes mobile particularly well and there’s a notable ...

TLE

World’s most sustainable residential tower

By Bea Patel, TLE Property Editor and Director of Shop for an Agent The Beacon, due to complete in 2018 has launched as the world’s most sustainable residential tower. It will save residents up to £11,000 a year in living expenses. Located 24 minutes from London Euston, bordered by over ...

Essential Oils “Budget Beauty Secret” of Celebrities

Essential Oils “Budget Beauty Secret” of Celebrities

Cosmetics and beauty products are a multi-billion dollar business, and nothing is more valuable for a cosmetics brand than a celebrity endorsement. But many of today’s most famous stars are turning to a much cheaper option for their beauty routine: essential oils. Essential oils such as argan oil have earned ...

Flats and Shanks Rugby Review with Brian O’Driscoll

Flats and Shanks Rugby Review with Brian O’Driscoll

TheLondonEconomic.com Sport brings you Flats and Shanks Rugby Review. This week, the lads chat about life with Brian O’Driscoll and he ends up feeling weird about Shanks’ invite to meet up in Dubai.  So awks... http://rss.acast.com/flatsandshanks/episode13-brianodriscollandhislife/media.mp3 David Flatman and Tom Shanklin are two former professional rugby players. Having been flatmates while playing ...

“Deeply worrying” levels of teenage neglect in UK

“Deeply worrying” levels of teenage neglect in UK

A charity has raised serious concerns about the neglect that teenagers are suffering. The Children’s Society Troubled Teens report found that over one in seven year ten pupils suffer neglect at the hands of their parents or guardians. These shocking statistics are “deeply worrying’ according to the report. The researched ...

Twitter Reacts To Eric Bristow’s Shameful Homophobic Rant

Twitter Reacts To Eric Bristow’s Shameful Homophobic Rant

Professional darts player Eric Bristow could find himself in hot water over a homophobic rant over football’s sexual abuse scandal. The five time World Champion, who is also an MBE, tweeted that he would have "sorted that poof out" if he was a child in that position, adding that "footballer's are ...