Day: 12 April 2017

The Fate of the Furious: Film Review

The Fate of the Furious: Film Review

As inevitable as getting old and paying taxes, there is another instalment in the Fast and Furious franchise. Seemingly unstoppable, the latest adventure represents the eighth outing in 16 years, with a sense that after years of trying the series had finally hit its groove. The last three films have ...

Myth of the Millennial or Trend of the Modern Employee?

Myth of the Millennial or Trend of the Modern Employee?

The negative stereotypes about millennials in the workforce are everywhere, they are: lazy, self-entitled, narcissistic, tech-obsessed, job hoppers, and the pejorative list goes on. But these views about millennials aren’t totally accurate. Rather, it’s their untraditional workplace habits that draw the attention of bad press and ludicrously so. Since, with ...

Better Call Saul, and the state of television today

Better Call Saul, and the state of television today

I certainly am not the first to observe that we are watching a fresh and dazzling Golden Age of Television exploding before us like an endless display of holiday fireworks but I'm quite sure I am the first to say that I rather deeply resent it. You see, from the ...

Shipping: Where a hard Brexit is not an option

Shipping: Where a hard Brexit is not an option

If you want to make a bit of money out of a hard Brexit invest in fluorescent jackets and clipboards. That's the advice of Guy Platten, the chief executive of the UK Chamber of Shipping, who today confirmed that anything less than a friction-less customs deal with the EU could lead to ...

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Our Best Easter Weekend Recipes

With the long Easter weekend fast approaching, we’ve compiled a selection of recipes perfect for the holiday. From classic hot cross buns to decadent lamb bon bons, a chocolate cocktail, and a beautiful monkfish recipe that’s an ideal alternative for Good Friday. Monkfish Dashi from Mike Reid, Executive Chef of ...

Theatre Review: The Hearing Trumpet, Theatre Delicatessen

Theatre Review: The Hearing Trumpet, Theatre Delicatessen

Everybody had a dream. When we were kids, we all had dreams of doing something with our lives. I wanted to be a pilot; others wanted to be doctors, actors or lawyers. Some achieve their dreams. Many don't. And some people get to come home, flop on the sofa after ...

Alpha Male Tea Party Sign to Big Scary Monsters for Album Three

Alpha Male Tea Party Sign to Big Scary Monsters for Album Three

Describing themselves as a “(fucking) loud instrumental band”, Liverpool’s Alpha Male Tea Party have announced a fresh signing to Big Scary Monsters Recordings for the release of third album, titled health, on 23rd June Commenting on the new material, the trio say: “We spent a while working out how we wanted to make it happen and ...