Day: 26 January 2018

Terror Attack: We are determined to go on living the same way

The death of Rashan Charles: Is the vilification of police justified?

The decision of the Crown Prosecution Service not to prosecute the officer concerned in the death of Rashan Charles predictably provoked a storm of protest from activists and an impassioned exchange of views on social medial. Much of the criticism emanated from Lee Jasper but arguably the most disturbing assertion ...

Need a holiday? What kind of traveller are you?

Need a holiday? What kind of traveller are you?

By Gemma Francis What kind of travel companion are you? Are you one of the organised 45 per cent of Brits who will arrive at the airport before check-in has even opened? Or one of the more reckless one in twenty who admit they won’t make a move to the gate ...

WATCH: Mama’s Gun parkour across the Southbank in ‘London Girls’

WATCH: Mama’s Gun parkour across the Southbank in ‘London Girls’

Mamas Gun have today share the new video for recent single ‘London Girls’ - the video, which features a female parkour artist crossing iconic London spots such as Southbank, The Square Mile and Trafalgar Square, arrives following details of the quintet’s new album, Golden Days, which is set for release via Candelion on May 18, 2018. ‘London Girls’ holds ...

FAST LIVE: Review

FAST LIVE: Review

One submarine, a large truck and eight well-oiled cars crammed onto a small stage speeding at 100mph and barely missing each other, what could possibly go wrong? It’s a franchise that no one ever expected to last more than one movie and a self-made family that suffered a huge public ...

Restaurant Review: The Golden Dragon, Colindale

Restaurant Review: The Golden Dragon, Colindale

By Sophie Parkin  Chinese food is something that has become largely commoditised over the last 20 years or so. You’ll struggle to find even the smallest villages without a Chinese restaurant or takeaway, and much of the food is more or less comparable (obviously with a few exceptions). It would ...

Transfer window winners and losers as Premiership clubs spend a record-breaking sum

José Mourinho just compared Alexis Sánchez to a round, juicy orange

José Mourinho today compared star signing Alexis Sánchez to a round, juicy orange in a bizarre interview ahead of Manchester United's cup clash with Yeovil. The Chilean international joined United this week after terms were agreed with Arsenal. And he is expected to line up against League One side Yeovil tonight ...

Esprit de Figues Fig Honey Sour

The Weekly Cocktail Recipe: Esprit de Figues ‘Fig Honey Sour’

Created by award-winning Australian drinks entrepreneur and Think Spirits owner, Patrick Borg, Esprit de Figues was made readily available in the UK last year. Hand-crafted in the rolling hills of Burgundy, Esprit de Figues is a modern French fig liqueur, distilled with the intention of capturing the refreshing, succulent sweetness ...

Ockenden Manor Spa Sussex : Review

Ockenden Manor Spa Sussex : Review

A lovely country spa just 45 mins from London, Ockenden Manor nestles on the fringe of the village of Cuckfield near Brighton. When I arrived I headed straight for the spa, a very angular modern building tucked behind Ockenden Manor. The changing area was snug and busy and well stocked ...

Forgotten Film Friday: Shame (2011)

Forgotten Film Friday: Shame (2011)

Michael Fassbender’s Brandon in Steve McQueen’s Shame is a sex addict locked in a prison of his routine. He spends his days trawling through pornography. His office computer is so flooded with it, it has to be carted off for a deep clean. By night, Brandon picks up women from ...

Is Google tricking us with fake results to boost profits?

Is Google tricking us with fake results to boost profits?

One thing we should expect from the World’s biggest information resource is integrity. Google has the power to influence everybody through the information it serves up during the 1.2 trillion information searches per year, worldwide. Google now processes an average of over 40,000 search queries every single second. However, is Google pulling the ...

Amazing gift ideas for Teens

Amazing gift ideas for Teens

Remember when you were a teenager and nobody seemed to understand you? That’s what most teens feel like. The unbearable amount of hormones they have in their bodies and their social environment can take a toll on any adolescent and the way that he or she behaves with the people ...

Landlords crammed 40 migrants into semi-detached house in Wembley

Landlords crammed 40 migrants into semi-detached house in Wembley

Slum landlords who crammed up to 40 migrants inside their semi-detached suburban house face losing over a third of a million pounds they made, a court heard Mum Harsha, 53, daughter Chandni, 27, and brother-in-law Sanjay Shah, 54, rented their four bedroom property through an agent who at one point ...

Rooms in this hotel come with self-parking slippers

Rooms in this hotel come with self-parking slippers

A state-of-the-art hotel in Japan has opened with rooms that have self-parking SLIPPERS. The ProPILOT Park ‘Ryokan’ will combine the ultimate in traditional hospitality with Nissan’s autonomous driving technology to give guests some quirky amenities. Using automotive systems the slippers "park" themselves at the entrance of the traditional inn at ...

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Revealed: The best things about working from home

Not having to commute, being able to stay in your pyjamas all-day and not having to do tea rounds are among biggest perks of working from home, according to a study. Researchers polled 2,000 people who work from home and identified the benefits of doing so - including the avoidance ...