Day: 20 December 2017

This robot Donald Trump is truly scary

This robot Donald Trump is truly scary

Donald Trump has received the ultimate accolade from Disney this week, joining  the Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom's Hall of Presidents in Orlando in robot form. The odd-looking President Trump robot makes a speech alongside the United States’ other Presidents. And thankfully there is no mention of “Mexicans", “walls", "fake news” or ...

Differing approaches to gift giving around the world

Differing approaches to gift giving around the world

giffgaff has teamed up with illustrator Flo Perry to celebrate the art of giving around the world giffgaff, the mobile network run by its community has partnered with illustrator Flo Perry to bring to life the unique and curious ways different cultures give gifts. The 10 original illustrations explore international ...

Serge et le Phoque

Restaurant Review: Serge et le Phoque

If 2016 was the year of single-item, no reservation restaurants; 2017 has been the year of the super hotel. First it was The Ned, Soho House’s landed cruise ship, taking over an old bank building in the city of London – featuring 252 bedrooms, nine restaurants and a rooftop bar, ...

The London City Gentleman on pinstripes, and their demise

The London City Gentleman on pinstripes, and their demise

I went to my tailor the other day, bracing myself against the Christmas madness in Piccadilly. I needed some new suits, and it so happened that there was a bit of money rattling around in my account, so it seemed the ideal opportunity for a bit of retail therapy to ...

The home security technology everyone forgets

7 of the best family days out in the UK

History, theme parks, active adventures, nature and magic all combine on our list of the best family days out in the UK. From Edinburgh to Cornwall, we’ve got you covered for your next exciting trip. Titanic Experience, Belfast Voted the best attraction in Europe at the 2016 World Travel Awards, The ...

How to pick the perfect jacket for the winter?

How to pick the perfect jacket for the winter?

What’s a Winter Jacket? We’ve all been there, the bright winter sun luring us into a false sense of security. By the end of the day wishing we’d worn a thicker, more suitable jacket. So, when the mercury starts to move we need to switch up our outwear choices. Winter ...

How to get a clear idea about the Forex trading industry

How to get a clear idea about the Forex trading industry

Trading is often considered as the most sophisticated business in the whole world. You might all the money in the world but if you trade in the wrong way then you will lose all your trading capital. It’s like running the most complex business in this modern era. But this ...

The risks, benefits related to CFDs

The risks, benefits related to CFDs

You are already aware that CFDs are flexible and easy to trade. Due to the flexibility most of the people are interested in trading it but the problem most of the people who are interested in trading are new to the market. As they are new to the market they ...

Difference Coffee Packshot

Is this the best coffee in the world?

It’s a damp Friday afternoon in London and I’m lounging in the humidor room of a cigar shop with Amir Gehl, founder of Difference Coffee Co. Apart from the fact we’re smoking inside, what’s perhaps most surprising is the fact that (at four o’clock) all eight seats are filled with ...

Shaftesbury expands in Seven Dials area

Shaftesbury expands in Seven Dials area

Shaftesbury expands in Seven Dials area -  Shaftesbury PLC, which already owns a 14.9 acre property portfolio in London's West End, has announced that it has acquired six buildings on Neal Street, Seven Dials, for a total consideration of GBP24.6 million, inclusive of acquisition costs. Located on the northern end of Neal ...

Liberty: A short play about one woman’s fight for civil liberties

Liberty: A short play about one woman’s fight for civil liberties

A new short play has been released documenting the untold story of Kath Duncan - a woman who took on the power of king, parliament and the entire legal establishment to lay the groundwork for the National Council of Civil Liberties. Ray Woolford's Liberty tells Duncan's story through play, newspaper cuttings and ...

First vending machine for homeless people is unveiled

First vending machine for homeless people is unveiled

The world's first vending machine which is exclusively for homeless people has been unveiled in a British city letting rough sleepers order food and even SOCKS. People living on the streets are able to get hold of water, fresh food and warm clothes from the altruistic device. The machine, which ...

How to host a vegan Christmas

Mind the gap: Generations clash at Christmas

Generational gaps are making watching TV and playing games together at Christmas near impossible, new research has shown. Despite Christmas TV and family games remaining among the top festive activities for families, most youngsters can’t tell Jim Royle from Basil Fawlty and many over 50’s have never even heard of ...

Understanding the Best Situations to Use PDFs

Understanding the Best Situations to Use PDFs

While there are several popular text and document formats such as DOC, RTF, ODT or TXT – PDF occupies a very special position. It has become one of the most widely-used document formats, especially online. However while PDF is a format that has numerous benefits and advantages – that doesn’t ...

Why I Watch Elf Every Christmas

Why I Watch Elf Every Christmas

“Buddy the Elf, what’s your favourite colour?” I have wanted to answer the telephone and say that to someone ever since I first watched Elf, but considering it would probably make me look like a mad man I haven’t. Instead, I quote it in my head every time someone mentions ...