Day: February 2, 2017

Young Londoners Want UK to Remain in Europe

List of 114 MPs voted against Article 50 bill, brave or foolish?

114 MPs voted against giving the European Union (Notification of Withdrawl) Bill a second reading. The Bill gives Theresa May the power to invoke Article 50 and start the two year, irreversible process of Brexit. The group included 50 SNP MPs, 47 Labour, seven Liberal Democrats alongside Tory Ken Clarke ...

Scotch Egg Challenge returns to Islington

Scotch Egg Challenge returns to Islington

The Scotch Egg Challenge returns to Islington for its sixth year next week, with contestants taking to the kitchen in a head-to-head competition. Shortlisted contestants will compete in two categories, with chefs from Ealing Park Tavern and The Rat Inn taking part in the Traditional Egg category honouring the classic Scotch ...

We’re all poorer for this EU ‘debate’

“Today’s White Paper borders on a fairy tale,” says Union Chief

The government has just published its White Paper setting out its Brexit plans. The document sets out the government’s 12 principles including migration control and "taking control of our own laws". Brexit Secretary David Davis said the UK's "best days are still to come", outside the EU. However one union has reacted ...

Hockney has wittingly trolled The Sun’s unwitting half-wits

Hockney has wittingly trolled The Sun’s unwitting half-wits

Anybody approaching newsstands for tomorrow's press will be forgiven for thinking the Sun's masthead had been designed by a 5-year-old child. It has, as it happens, been created by acclaimed artist David Hockney, a man who is considered one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century. The ...

Super-Brainy Teen Creates Her Own Language With 1,500 Unique Words

Super-Brainy Teen Creates Her Own Language With 1,500 Unique Words

A talented teenager has invented a brand new language with 1,500 unique words and a completely original script – at the age of 18. Multi-lingual Melissa May already speaks fluent German, French and Spanish and reads Portuguese, Norwegian, Italian, Swedish and Danish. She has dabbled in Latin and Old Norse, ...

The Art of the Brick does DC super heroes

The Art of the Brick does DC super heroes

Following a successful run in Madrid, The Art of the Brick: DC Super Heroes is set to make its London debut on 1st March 2017. The contemporary art exhibition will be shown in an exclusively built space on London’s South Bank, home to the capital’s cultural quarter. Together with Warner ...

Caught On Camera Beating Dog With A Metal Pole yet SPARED Jail

Caught On Camera Beating Dog With A Metal Pole yet SPARED Jail

A father who admitted beating up his German Shepherd using ‘frightening’ training methods has been spared jail. Neighbours of Dariusz Jakimowicz, 34, described hearing ‘whipping noises’ coming from his home on a daily basis as the dog ‘yelped’ and ‘screamed’ out in pain. They managed to catch him on camera ...

7 Activities To Do with Your Family This Weekend

7 Activities To Do with Your Family This Weekend

The upcoming weekend is the perfect time to spend more time with family and bring the changes into your usual Saturday or Sunday routine. Here is the list of fun family activities to do with your partner and kids — pick one or try them all to enjoy the most ...

I thought he said ‘muslin’ ban, reveals May

I thought he said ‘muslin’ ban, reveals May

By Tom Moore Theresa May has today claimed she did not challenge Donald Trump over his controversial travel ban as she thought it was only in relation to a particular type of cotton cloth. May told the commons she thought the controversial president had said ‘muslin’ and not ‘muslim’ and ...

The London Economic

Shared ownership viable option for first-time buyers

By Bea Patel, TLE Property Editor and Director of Shop for an Agent - the estate agent comparison website First-time buyers purchasing a home hit a record high according to the National Association of Estate Agents. 32 per cent of total property sales in October 2016 was made to first ...

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London’s Best New Restaurant Openings – February 2017

With plenty of exciting restaurant openings constantly taking place across the Capital, here’s our pick of the best new restaurants arriving in London over the coming month. Aster – Victoria The latest restaurant from D&D London, Aster has opened at Nova Food next to Victoria station. Set across two floors, the space comprises a ...

Trump Voters Take To Twitter With Woeful Trump Regrets

Trump Voters Take To Twitter With Woeful Trump Regrets

It's just over a week since The Don was inaugurated 45th President of the United States and that constant clatter you can hear are the pennies dropping for disappointed Donald Trump voters. Already. Yes with historic unfavourable polling for a newly inaugurated President, most voters in a recent poll believed Donald ...