Day: October 13, 2017

PMQs: NHS Mental healthcare shortages left vulnerable young woman with MRSA and open wounds in private ward

Tories down 10 council seats since June

Two more defeats this week for the Tories mean they're down 10 council seats since June 8. Eight by-elections took place this week with Labour defending five seats and the Conservatives defending three. Hucknall North (Ashfield) went to an independent with a swing of +51.1 from the Tories. The Liberal Democrats ...

The Fantasy Football Blog: FC Fakin’ Run Aboutabit break for Internationals

Fantasy Football Blog week 8: These are heady days

Miles Reucroft is undertaking a different way of playing the ever popular Fantasy Football this season. To understand his methodology, read part one here.  International breaks are always an interminable bore, punctuated with moments of deep concern for the welfare of your players. You want to get back to the cut ...

REVIEW: Neville Hair and Beauty

REVIEW: Neville Hair and Beauty

When I first walk into Neville Hair and Beauty, it feels more like a nightclub than a salon. There is exposed brick, the catchy beat of dance music and a cloakroom complete with a bored looking attendant. This is where the well-coiffed women of Knightsbridge come to have their tresses ...

Film Review: The Snowman

Film Review: The Snowman

On the surface The Snowman looks like one of those films that could only be good. With an acclaimed director, a strong cast, interesting source material, and even Martin Scorsese in an executive producer role, what could possibly go wrong? Based on the novel by Jo Nesbø of the same ...

Top ten sports funniest moments

Top ten sports funniest moments

Sport can be wonderful, passionate, heart wrenching, but often it can simply be funny. So i've put together a top ten sports funniest moments...enjoy 10. Olivier Bernard – A French knockout. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LltnTI7MzIM The former Newcastle fullback was minding his own business, when out of nowhere he felt the full force ...

Forgotten Film Friday: Made in Britain

Forgotten Film Friday: Made in Britain

By Michael McNulty Alan Clarke is a name not heard often enough.  Perhaps this is due to the fact that of his filmic output only two were theatrical releases.  Clarke instead made a name for himself producing teleplays for the British small screen.  But, whilst the screen may have been ...

Binge Watch: You’re the Worst

Binge Watch: You’re the Worst

Where Can I See It?: Channel 5 (UK), FXX (US) Who's In It?:  Stars Chris Geere as Jimmy Shive-Overly; Aya Cash as Gretchen Cutler When Is It On?: Wednesday 9PM (US), current series TBA for C5 (UK) I suspect it was a very deliberate choice when Stephen Falk, the showrunner ...

QuotedData investment companies roundup – June 2017

QuotedData investment companies roundup – October 2017

QuotedData investment companies roundup – October 2017 – is our latest roundup of news; price, NAV and discount movements; flows in and out of the sector and report on full year dividends announced over the month of September 2017. Kindly sponsored by Baillie Gifford. October Investment Companies Roundup Amongst the top performers, ...

How to make your conference more memorable

How to make your conference more memorable

When holding a conference for your business, your key aims should be to put together an event that creates impact and puts your brand front of mind, while encouraging delegates to attend your future events and use your products or services. To achieve all this, it’s essential that attendees don’t ...

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Restaurant Review: Leicester Square Kitchen

Until recently, Leicester Square’s only redeeming assets were the Heliot at The Hippodrome Casino’s reasonably-priced steaks, or Burger King’s magical soft drinks dispenser – spilling various drinks we know and love but in outlandish, unfamiliar flavours. The rest of the square remained a toxic wasteland of woefully bad restaurants, the ...

Tumour dog left to die by her owner

Tumour dog left to die by her owner

This shocking picture shows an "incredibly thin" dog which had bones and a massive tumour protruding from its side after her owner failed to get help. The sick and emaciated dog suffered from an infected one-and-a-half kilo tumour and had to be put down because her owner failed to call ...

Top 10 Non League Grounds in London

Where to watch the FA Cup in London this weekend

The fourth qualifying round of the FA Cup gets underway this weekend with several mouth-watering London ties to get your teeth into. The BBC will broadcast Saturday's early kick-off between St Albans City and Boreham Wood. The Hertfordshire derby, to be played at Clarence Park, sees local rivals St Albans of ...

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Premier League Predictions

World Cup qualification is over, meaning the Premier League returns this weekend with some exciting match ups. Liverpool and Man Utd face off Saturday lunchtime in the weekend’s biggest fixture. The Red Devils have had a great start to the season, but a trip to Anfield will be their toughest ...