Day: April 10, 2018

Seven things to do in Cascais, Portugal

Seven things to do in Cascais, Portugal

A quick train ride away from Lisbon, the resort town of Cascais is the retreat of the affluent classes of Portugal, though it’s firmly on the international map now too. Cornering the Atlantic and making the most of its unbroken ocean views with a long promenade and seafront villas, you’d ...

Could eating sugar help you lose weight?

Eating sugar could help you loose weight according to new research. Although scientists have known since 2013 that a version of the gene FGF21 makes us consume more carbohydrates, now, for the first time, a group of researchers is showing that, despite the effect it has on diet, this gene ...

How to change my career

How to change my career

How to change my career: Step 1 - making the right decision about moving jobs Someone once told me 'Everyone is looking for a new job, a new house, or a new lover'. If you're lucky in love, and a new house isn't your priority, then it's a new job ...

How Man City vs Liverpool could shape England’s Summer

How Man City vs Liverpool could shape England’s Summer

Manchester City FC  v Liverpool FC, Champions League quarter-final second leg 19.45pm BST  (watch live on BT Sport)   By Matt MJ Michell  @MJMichell  of @ParkTheMicPod One of the most complete performances across 45 minutes left the Premier League champions-in-waiting bereft of ideas how to stop the unstoppable red tide sweeping across ...

The best National Trust sites to visit this year

The best National Trust sites to visit this year

The National Trust – formally the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty – is one of the UK’s most cherished charities and membership organisations. As the owner of hundreds of heritage properties, hundreds of miles of coastline and hundreds of thousands of hectares of land, the ...