Day: April 25, 2018

Innis and Gunn Gunnpowder IPA

Beer of the Week: Innis & Gunn Gunnpowder IPA

Innis & Gunn has become one of the UK’s most successful international craft beer businesses since launching in 2003. In 2016, for instance, the brewery sold more than 27 million bottles of beer around the world. Operating from a site in Perth, Scotland, Master Brewer Dougal Gunn Sharp and his team develop and barrel-age ...

Watch 13 trucks line up under a bridge to stop suicide

Watch 13 trucks line up under a bridge to stop suicide

When a man on a motorway bridge in Michigan was threatening to jump off, trucks lined up underneath to prevent a suicide attempt. The Michigan State Police came up with the ingenuous plan of calling in passing trucks to pull up and park under the bridge to prevent a fatal ...

Sunlight reduces effect of chemical used to disperse oil spills

Sunlight reduces effect of chemical used to disperse oil spills

The Deepwater Horizon disaster turned into one of the biggest environmental tragedies in history - because of the sun, suggests new research. Dispersants used to clean up major oil spills are almost a third less effective in sunlit waters - such as those in the Gulf of Mexico, according to ...

Banking heiress Kate Rothschild victim of £500,000 jewellery raid

Banking heiress Kate Rothschild victim of £500,000 jewellery raid

Banking heiress Kate Rothschild had hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of jewellery stolen as her children slept at their London home. The haul taken from the £3.5 million property in leafy Barnes, south west London, included the 35-year-old's wedding and engagement rings, according to reports. Ir is understood that ...

Film Review: Avengers – Infinity War

Film Review: Avengers – Infinity War

Warning: Though this review is spoiler free, the film’s set-up is referenced throughout. “It’s not overselling it to say that the future of the universe is at stake,” declares Benedict Cumberbatch’s Stephen Strange with a solemn tone. He’s referring, of course, to the coming of Thanos (Josh Brolin), a galactic ...

Child Sexual Abuse Inquiry’s key findings so far: political reputations and institutions still prioritised over victims

Child Sexual Abuse Inquiry’s key findings so far: political reputations and institutions still prioritised over victims

“All too often institutions are prioritising the reputation of political leaders or the reputation of their staff, or avoiding legal liability, claims or insurance implications, over the welfare of children and tackling child sexual abuse,” the inquiry established to examine how institutions in England and Wales handled their duty to protect children from ...

Making it through end of tenancy cleaning in one piece

Making it through end of tenancy cleaning in one piece

End of tenancy cleaning is not only quite a hassle, its failure is also the leading contributor to deposit deductions. That being said, it is also one of the simplest end of tenancy issues to work through, which is best done by contacting the right end of tenancy cleaning service. ...

Quarterly investment companies roundup – First quarter 2018

Quarterly investment companies roundup – First quarter 2018 Global equity markets declined in the first quarter of 2018. Concerns about US interest rate rises were the feature of the first half of the quarter. However, worries about global trade took over in the second part, particularly with the implementation of ...

Go From Idea to App Faster and More Affordably

The evolution of software development and its underlying theory has changed substantially from the early days. Ask any firm if they still use traditional development methods like waterfall and you might as well ask if they still operate using Windows Vista. Agile development is a more modern approach to software ...