Day: May 12, 2017

Tories pledge to give Sheep a vote

Tories pledge to give Sheep a vote

SATIRE: The Tory party has today announced that it plans to push for sheep to get the vote. A Tory Party spokesperson said "We strongly feel that sheep should have the right to vote and all views should be represented. Some on the left have claimed that sheep always follow the ...

5 Ways to Add Value to Your Home This Spring

5 Ways to Add Value to Your Home This Spring

The housing market has been rocked recently, after the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) announced that stagnant buyer demand is continuing to cause a pronounced slowdown. The snap general election is scarcely helping this state of affairs, creating a significant decline that is unlikely to be reversed any time ...

Forgotten Film Friday: Bronco Bullfrog

Forgotten Film Friday: Bronco Bullfrog

By Michael McNulty Bronco Bullfrog was the first of only three features directed by Barney Platts-Mills. He was 25 and working with a group of largely non-professional actors, some of whom were sourced from Joan Littlewood’s Theatre Workshop. Produced on a modest budget of £ 18,000, the film featured at ...

Away: Film Review

Away: Film Review

By Wyndham Hacket Pain Set in the ‘Vegas of the North’, Away follows Ria (Juno Temple) and Joseph (Timothy Spall) who have both escaped to Blackpool in an attempt to distance themselves from the problems in their lives. Ria is hiding from her abusive boyfriend, while Joseph is trying to ...

The Levelling: Film Review

TLE meets Hope Dickson Leach and Ellie Kendrick

By Linda Marric Hope Dickson Leach’s brilliant first feature The Levelling is a fantastically accurate and highly authentic look into the flood-battered West-country regions. This beautifully acted film, not only manages to tell a touching story of despair and isolation in rural England, but also succeeds in making a valid ...

NextEnergy adds another 76.4MWp

NextEnergy adds another 76.4MWp

NextEnergy adds another 76.4MWp - 16.6MWp split among four operating plants and 59.8MWp in development projects. The three operating solar plants, acquired from one seller, comprise Barnby (4.99MWp, Nottinghamshire), Bilsthorpe (4.99MWp, Nottinghamshire) and Wickfield (4.90MWp, Wiltshire). All three plants were connected to the grid during March 2017 and are expected to ...

Duke Royalty river cruise finance paying off

Duke Royalty river cruise finance paying off. Duke's inaugural royalty investment, successfully launched its maiden voyage for its third vessel, the Carmen.  Duke says that this marks a memorable day for Temarca and demonstrates the rapid progress made since Duke's EUR8 million royalty investment which was concluded in April 2017. ...