Day: 30 May 2018

Japanese whalers admit killing 120 pregnant whales

Japanese whale hunters have admitted butchering 120 pregnant minke whales. In a report detailing a whaling expedition in the Southern Ocean, the slaughter of 333 minkie whales is detailed, of which 181 were females, including 122 pregnant ones. The report on the three-month expedition which began at the end of ...

What’s going on with Battersea Power Station?

What’s going on with Battersea Power Station?

If you’ve been anywhere near Battersea Power Station in the last twelve months, you’ll have noticed that its iconic towers have become a hive of activity, lined with cranes and construction vehicles as redevelopment gets underway in earnest. It’s been an insurmountable project for countless investors over the last fifty ...

How to Squeeze More Money from Your North London Home

How to Squeeze More Money from Your North London Home

Everyone is quite familiar with how expensive life is in the capital – and none more so than those who already live there. While thousands of people are desperate to get their hands on a home in London, many of those who already have theirs are finding themselves strapped for ...

Fourpure Easy Peeler

Beer of the Week: Fourpure Easy Peeler Citrus Session IPA

With a name inspired by the four core ingredients used to produce beer (grain, yeast, hops and water), Fourpure Brewing Co. was launched as a family-run brewery in 2013. Operating from a site in Bermondsey, the brewery aims to craft the best possible beer, with exceptional attention to detail. Avoiding ...

GALLERY: Cigarettes After Sex keep the lights off in London

Venue: Brixton Academy Date: 24.5.18 Photos: Jamie MacMillan (@jamiemacphotos) Cigarettes After Sex make it all too clear in Brixton – life is definitely more fun in the dark. Photographer Jamie MacMillan was on the barrier for TLE to capture their striking Brixton Academy show, in which Greg Gonzalez led the ...

JPMorgan Russian Securities - Beyond politics

JPMorgan Russian Securities – Beyond politics

JPMorgan Russian Securities - Beyond politics Russia’s relationship with the West is deteriorating. A brief period of optimism that accompanied President Trump’s election proved fleeting and recent events suggest that any hope of an easing of sanctions in the short-term is ebbing away. President Putin has secured his election victory ...

Millions of people unwittingly expose themselves as idiots

“Free Tommy Robinson” petition literature corrected

Literature associated with a petition to free Tommy Robinson has been corrected under a counter campaign dubbed #DontFreeTommy. The original petition claims that the outspoken activist has been arrested and jailed for "reporting on Muslim grooming gangs", which is a complete falsehood. The EDL man was found in contempt of ...

Millions of people unwittingly expose themselves as idiots

Millions of people unwittingly expose themselves as idiots

Facebook users up and down the country have exposed themselves as idiots by sharing their fury over the miscarriage of justice that took place when modern-day-martyr Tommy Robinson, or convicted criminal Stephen Yaxley-Lennon to use his real name, was convicted for contempt of court.

The Daily Mail has weaponized nostalgia to fuel fear and resentment

The Daily Mail has weaponized nostalgia to fuel fear and resentment

British people are united around the view that immigration has harmed communities and left towns and cities more divided, according to a new "poll" run in today's Daily Mail. The study, dubbed "how change is dividing us", revealed that 63 per cent of respondents believe life in Britain was better ...