Day: March 2, 2017

The final word on England v Italy Ruck-Gate

The final word on England v Italy Ruck-Gate

Sport News 24/7 Flats and Shanks Rugby Podcast Episode 25: The poddy one... TheLondonEconomic.com Sport brings you Flats and Shanks Rugby podcast.  If you love rugby, sport in general or just a bit of chat, you'll love Flats and Shanks. This week the guys talk about all sorts of things, including some surprising views on ...

Kong Skull Island: Film Review

Kong Skull Island: Film Review

By Linda Marric One minute into the credits of Kong: Skull Island and you can’t help but smile, because you know this isn’t going to be one of “those” monster films with unending battle scenes and little else. So if you were expecting a testosterone drenched blockbuster a la Michael ...

We Are X: Film Review

We Are X: Film Review

By Stephen Mayne @finalreel A montage near the end jumps through a diverse collection of fans explaining what heavy metal band X Japan means to them. Aside from adoration in their homeland, others from around the world express admiration, ranging from people who used their music to deal with dark ...

TLE Meets…Lucy Porter

TLE Meets…Lucy Porter

We caught up with fantastic comedian Lucy Porter as her new show "consequences" takes the the road What can people expect from your show?   It’s a mixture of candid storytelling, political musings and giving booze to audience members. What’s the inspiration behind ‘Consequences? A women’s magazine asked me to write ...

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Restaurant Review – The Laughing Gravy

By Maggie Majstrova, @Foodstrova Despite British food historically having a stereotypically negative image (think overcooked vegetables and a repertoire of bland dishes), the last few years have seen a complete revival, with so many traditional dishes being re-worked into something more contemporary and, ultimately, flavoursome. Still, when a restaurant is ...

EU to reform – without UK in it

EU to reform – without UK in it

One of the key messages that never came through in the run-up to the referendum is that Britain can not expect to influence the political makeup of the EU if it decides to leave the bloc. For me, the vote to leave was always a war on two fronts. The ...

Polls indicate Nexit could be on the cards

Polls indicate Nexit could be on the cards

The Netherlands would vote 56 per cent in favour of leaving the EU if there was a referendum tomorrow, a new poll has shown. According to the Maurice de Hond poll the country would vote overwhelmingly to leave, with 44 per cent remaining compared to 48 per cent who voted the ...