Day: October 9, 2017

Film Review: Loving Vincent

Film Review: Loving Vincent

Films about enigmatic real life characters often go to large efforts to find and discover their chosen figure. In Loving Vincent this search is a bit more literal. Vincent van Gogh (Robert Gulaczyk) was an ardent letter writer during his life and after his death Joseph Roulin (Chris O’Dowd), a ...

Film Review: Bitch

Film Review: Bitch

By Michael McNulty Marianna Palka’s fourth feature, Bitch, is a flawed, but strangely captivating film.  A fantastical tale of a woman living on the brink of breakdown who is one day pushed over into a full scale meltdown of canine proportions. Jill (Marianna Palka), mother of four and wife of ...

Quiz: How well do you know World War II?

Quiz: How well do you know World War II?

Facts, figures and events from World War Two are at risk of being forgotten – with some people mistakenly believing Germany and Britain were on the same side, a study has found. The location of the Battle of Britain, the date of D-Day and even Britain’s allies during the second ...

Civitas expands portfolio

Civitas expands portfolio

Civitas expands portfolio - Civitas Social Housing PLC has completed the purchase of two specialist supported living and residential care investments for a total consideration of £8.5 million, comprising the freehold interest in 5 properties, with 43 tenancies. The properties are immediately income generating with an initial net yield in line with ...

UltraTecno leads the ultrasound cleaning sector

UltraTecno leads the ultrasound cleaning sector

Ultrasounds are usually reserved for the NHS and the health services, when you are having a scan for a baby, for example. However, the latest technology sees ultrasound waves used in cleaning equipment at UltraTecno - a leading ultrasound cleaning company that has revolutionised the cleaning sector. It’s a surreal, but enticing concept. ...

Vehicle builder, car manufacturer

Vehicle builder, car manufacturer

Race car driver Enzo Ferrari coined the term ‘garagistas’ to describe small backyard garages that challenged greater constructions like his own brand of car. These included Cooper and Lotus. Many smaller garages build cars to suit and the classic Q-plate ‘kit car’ is the ultimate big boy’s toy. Whether it’s ...