Day: September 11, 2017

GALLERY: Girlpool

GALLERY: Girlpool

Girlpool Support: Ian Sweet The Village Underground 7.9.17 In the time since their last visit to London, Girlpool have plugged in and turned it UP. Their second album, Powerplant, saw the duo move away from the bedroom harmonies and no-frills production of Before the World Was Big and fill out their backline. With ...

Has fussy eating created our food waste crisis?

Has fussy eating created our food waste crisis?

Modern parents are throwing away a quarter of meals they cook because of fussy eating habits. New research has revealed of the 1,460 evening meals parents prepare for their family each year the equivalent of 394 of those are getting thrown away. The poll of 2,000 parents found eight in ten regularly ...

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How to make: gnocchi with nutmeg, butter & sage

A staple of Italian cuisine, gnocchi has been a popularly linked to pasta since Roman times – probably introduced by the Middle East. First introduced in the 16th century, the typical use of potato is relatively new – previously made with various base ingredients such as semolina or ricotta cheese. ...

Film Review: Kills on Wheels

Film Review: Kills on Wheels

By Michael McNulty Attila Till blends fantasy and reality in his Hungarian comedy-cum-action thriller, Kills on Wheels, about a trio of wheelchair bound hit men. Zoli (Zoltán Fenyvesi) and Barba (Ádám Feteke) are best mates, both with disabilities, who live in a rehabilitation centre and who have a passion for ...

Hot Pot restaurant

Restaurant Review: Hot Pot

It’s a brave soul that opens a new restaurant in Chinatown. Rental prices are notoriously expensive - around half a mill a year for a decent-sized place. How many meals do you have to serve just to cover those costs alone? So I arrived a Hot Pot for a pre-cinema ...

Americans asked not to shoot at Hurricane Irma

Americans asked not to shoot at Hurricane Irma

Americans have been strongly advised not to shoot at Hurricane Irma after Facebook groups were set up inviting fellow patriots to take aim at the megastorm. More than 26,000 Facebook users have pledged to "gun down Irma" as of 10am today, prompting the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office to respond. The Sheriff’s Office ...

3 reasons Liverpool were right to keep Coutinho

3 reasons Liverpool were right to keep Coutinho

It was one of the transfer sagas that defined this summer. Barcelona, having been browbeaten by Qatari petrodollars into selling Neymar, pursued Liverpool’s Phillipe Coutinho with offers that reportedly went over £120 million. Despite the usual smorgasbord of press stories, causal Catalan tapping-up and a transfer request from the player, ...

Watch: Lost episode of Only Fools and Horses

Watch: Lost episode of Only Fools and Horses

A ‘lost’ episode of Only Fools and Horses that is said to have been lying on a dusty shelf for years has been released to viewers for the very first time. The never-before-seen episode filmed in 1984, titled ‘Licensed to Drill’, features Del Boy, Rodney and Grandad at the top of their game, ...