Day: 2 May 2017

Find Your Dream Job With These Simple Steps

Find Your Dream Job With These Simple Steps

There is a huge difference between the job you do to pay your bills and the one that makes you feel complete and content. The moment you start feeling unhappy about your job and work, understand that it is the right time to switch over to a new one. It ...

Which CFD Is Best For You?

Which CFD Is Best For You?

The world of CFDs can be intimidating if you are a newcomer to them. Even once you’ve wrapped your head around the way they work, there’s still a lot to get to grips with them. Let’s say you’ve got some money set aside, and have found a reputable broker, what ...

UK hospice trials Black Mirror’s San Junipero concept

UK hospice trials Black Mirror’s San Junipero concept

A hospice is giving terminally ill patients the chance to experience the world through virtual reality - just like an episode of hit TV series Black Mirror. Dying patients can enter a virtual world where they can walk on a beach or through woods by wearing a set of high-tech ...

Theatre Review: Divine Chaos of Starry Things, White Bear Theatre

Theatre Review: Divine Chaos of Starry Things, White Bear Theatre

There could not be a better time to write a play about revolutionary commitment and individual freedom. Journalist Paul Mason’s piece about working class female communards exiled to New Caledonia on the back of a colonial project for their part in the 1871 Parisian uprising asks hard questions about what ...

Restaurant Review: Hammer & Tongs, Farringdon

Restaurant Review: Hammer & Tongs, Farringdon

By Jay Williams  Arriving early, I mooched around outside new Farringdon rib joint Hammer & Tongs just long enough to hear a member of staff outside muttering darkly into his mobile “we’ve got a reviewer coming in again tonight”.  Kind of how you might expect one of the three little ...

Jaipur Literature Festival at The British Library!

Jaipur Literature Festival at The British Library!

On May 20th and 21st the British Library will be transformed as the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival animates its iconic spaces for the first time in celebration of this cultural partnership. The British Library will present a sumptuous showcase of South Asia's literary heritage, oral and performing arts, music, cinema ...

Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me

Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me

On a personal note, a stored image returns to the forefront of my thoughts as summoned by the reading of Bill Hayes' achingly beautiful memoir Insomniac City. It is a February night in 2010, a Toronto winter considering an early spring, a night four hours' distant from consideration of a ...

Municipal Waste are back with ‘Slime and Punishment’

Municipal Waste are back with ‘Slime and Punishment’

Richmond Virginia's Municipal Waste are back with their latest piece of toxic detritus, Slime And Punishment. Their sixth album will be released on June 23rd via Nuclear Blast Records. Ryan Waste states, "We've been getting punished for the last five years by people asking for a new album. Now we're here to ...

Marilyn Monroe’s Hacienda-Style House For You at $6. 9M

Marilyn Monroe’s Hacienda-Style House For You at $6. 9M

Hollywood’s famous comical “dumb blonde” character actress, Marilyn Monroe, had been one of the most sought after and remembered American actress in the industry. Biography reported that her movies grossed beyond $200 million.  Her death in 1962 at the age of 36 was even labelled as the death of a ...

Fuel poverty soars in the sixth richest economy in the world

Millions of pensioners feel unsafe in their own home

Millions of pensioners feel unsafe in their own home, a study has found. Falling ill or having an accident with no-one nearby to help, anti-social behaviour and having no support is leaving almost one in five pensioners fearful in their own home as they get older. Others admit to worrying ...