Day: November 21, 2017

5 indications that the UK economy is on the brink of a collapse

Three basic demands for the Budget

By Generation Borrowed Time  This coming budget promises to offer nothing more than the same gimmicks the PM already announced at the most recent conference. A conference that she would probably rather forget, and would rather we forgot also. There were a few policy announcements, if anybody remembers them from the conference rather ...

New report highlights art world sexism

New report highlights art world sexism

A new report published today has revealed shocking gender disparities in the art world in terms of valuations and earnings. The research reveals that in the high-end art world, just one of the top 100 lots sold at auction in 2015 was by a woman, and none of the top ...

What has happened at Sunderland?

What has happened at Sunderland?

As a proud Geordie, people might think my first reaction to Sunderland’s current woe, is to point and laugh. To be fair, that was my initial response. But thinking it about it more deeply, I would love to see Sunderland back in Premier League, for the simple fact, it’s the ...

Aside | Photo: Colin Ross

Restaurant Review: Aside, Peckham

Against all odds, South London is firmly the place to be in 2017. Once criminally best known as the setting for Only Fools & Horses (actually filmed in West London and Bristol), or as an area plagued with violence – Peckham has topped The Sunday Times’ list of the best ...

Young Brits Are Working Too Hard – It’s Time For A Decent Holiday

This is the age we are at our most adventurous

Thirty is the age we are at our most adventurous, according to a study. Researchers who polled 2,000 UK adults pinpointed the point when we're desperate to let our hair down and experience high-octane sports and new cultures. Upon reaching their third decade, those polled admitted they’re 'champing at the ...

Top 5 Films of the 21st Century So Far

Top 5 Films of the 21st Century So Far

Some might argue that the 21st century is only reaching the end of its first fifth. However, the growth of cinematography throughout these little-over-a-dozen years is definitely not as debatable. Sure, there have been some disastrous productions, as there are always shades of every pencil colour, but what is undeniable ...

Standard Life Property Income buys Bracknell office

Standard Life Property Income buys Bracknell office

Standard Life Property Income buys Bracknell office - Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust has completed the purchase of a multi let office, 1 Station Square, in Bracknell for GBP12m, reflecting a yield of 6.9% on the topped up rent. The office has had a substantial refurbishment, and is located adjacent ...