Day: 29 March 2017

Campaigners Chain Themselves to Plane To Block Deportation Flight

Campaigners Chain Themselves to Plane To Block Deportation Flight

  Campaigners chained themselves to a jet to stop a mass deportation charter flight to Nigeria and Ghana last night. There were 17 arrests on suspicion of aggravated trespass after the protestors chained themselves to a wing of the plane and each other, forming a human chain blocking the jet on a non-commercial ...

Are you in need of a Brexit boost?

Are you in need of a Brexit boost?

Whether you are in the remain or leave camp, I believe there’s one thing we all agree on - the stress of the referendum is still with very much with us. Today, in a historic moment, Teresa May invoked Article 50, beginning the process of Britain officially leaving the EU. ...

Sir Alex Ferguson delivers leadership speech to foundation he helped set up

Sir Alex Ferguson delivers leadership speech to foundation he helped set up

Legendary football manager Sir Alex Ferguson delivered an inspirational talk about leadership to more than 350 university students yesterday(Wed). The former Manchester United boss visited to Glasgow Caledonian University yesterday (Wed) to offer students advice on effective leadership. The 75-year-old gave the students an opportunity to put questions to him ...

Teenager refused free ice cream prize because of gambling laws

Teenager refused free ice cream prize because of gambling laws

A mum slammed McDonald's for refusing her 13-year-old son a free ice cream prize - because of GAMBLING laws. Teenager AJ Reeves peeled off a voucher for a £1 McFlurry on his Monopoly Prize Choice wrapper after buying a Big Mac last Thursday (23/3). He returned to the fast-food resturant ...

Irish Setter gives birth to 15 puppies on Mother’s Day

Irish Setter gives birth to 15 puppies on Mother’s Day

A dog has given birth to fifteen puppies in what turned out to be a special Mother's Day. Poppy, an Irish Setter, was due to give birth to an estimated eight to 10 pups, but owner Lisa Wardle could not believe her eyes when the tiny dogs just kept coming. Lisa, ...

Transparent Crystal Skin for your iPhone

Transparent Crystal Skin for your iPhone

How To Take Care Of Your New iPhone 6 Case Transparent Skin - Scratch-Proof Crystal Are you looking for screen protectors for your iPhone 6? You might want to read this article. Of all the cases for your protectors, many prefer to use transparent skin case because it looks invisible ...

Shortlist for Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year revealed

Shortlist for Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year revealed

The shortlist for the People’s Choice vote for Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2017 has been revealed, with thousands of entries submitted for the prestigious award. The voting period will last just over a week, open from Wednesday 29 March, and closing at 12-noon on Wednesday 5 April, ...

TLE Film Meets: Catherine Bailey from A Quiet Passion

TLE Film Meets: Catherine Bailey from A Quiet Passion

By Linda Marric In A Quiet Passion, Terence Davies’ delivers one of the wittiest and most accomplished screenplays of his career. This semi-biographical account of American poet and famous recluse Emily Dickinson, features a wonderfully eclectic cast and stars Cynthia Nixon as Dickinson herself and the excellent Catherine Bailey as ...

Robot automatically prints and burns Trump’s tweets

Robot automatically prints and burns Trump’s tweets

I think it has been well established by now that whatever comes out of Donald Trump's Twitter account is utter horse shit, but now engineers are giving them the attention they deserve. A robot has been designed that automatically prints Trump's tweets, places them over a lighter and transforms them in ...

Theatre Review: The Wipers Times, Arts Theatre

Theatre Review: The Wipers Times, Arts Theatre

If you are a wobbly great BBC nerd and have an unfortunate proclivity for being star struck, the press night for a play written by a 27-year Have I Got News For You veteran is both a bounteous gift and a terrible curse. Because I am British and middle class, ...

Thousands of UK citizens register as Estonian e-residents

Thousands of UK citizens register as Estonian e-residents

Thousands of Brits have registered as Estonian e-residents to maintain EU links following Brexit. The program allows individuals from anywhere in the world to set up an Estonian "sister" company and maintain close links with the EU after Brexit, ensuring that they are safeguarded from the fall out and continue ...

Industry must take responsibility for making Brexit work

Industry must take responsibility for making Brexit work

By Jeremy Blackburn, RICS Head of UK Policy The triggering of Article 50 has today set Britain on a course to exit the European Union. It is essential now that Government and industry work together to get the best deal possible and ensure our country’s future growth and prosperity. It ...

Zip and Zap and the Marble Gang: Film Review

Zip and Zap and the Marble Gang: Film Review

Shades of Spielbergian energy cast an endearing silhouette over this airy but assured big-screen adaptation of Spain’s much-loved 1950s comic book series ‘Zipi y Zape’; an affectionately adventurous vigour that matches the irresistibly mischievous vim of José Escobar Saliente’s original strip. Sent away to summer school as a punishment for ...

Watch – Father makes 10ft Tyrannosaurs Rex using…balloons

Watch – Father makes 10ft Tyrannosaurs Rex using…balloons

Paul Brown, 48, spent nine hours crafting the T-Rex out of over 200 specialist balloons to take into his children's school as part of "Dinosaur Week". The inflatable structure is the biggest the dad-of-two has ever created in his 30 years of balloon modelling. He previously made a series of ...

Watch – Lightning strikes world’s tallest building

Watch – Lightning strikes world’s tallest building

This phenomenal footage shows the moment that lightning struck the world’s tallest building – the 829 metre-tall Burj Khalifa in Dubai. A massive electrical storm hit the country on Sunday 26th March 2017, leaving residents amazed by the massive thunder strikes. This video was captured by 37-year-old Wisam Saker as ...

Reasons to be optimistic about Brexit

Reasons to be optimistic about Brexit

So today is the day Theresa May fritters our future away, the jesters will sing. What seemed like a triumphant independence day back in June has become a running joke ever since, and those who championed it are the ones left sporting cap n' bells carrying a mock sceptre. Onwards and ...