Day: 3 October 2018

ERG Tory insists US chlorine-washed chicken is “just clean chicken”

ERG Tory insists US chlorine-washed chicken is “just clean chicken”

Despite Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Michael Gove promising that chlorine-washed chicken would be staying off British menus after fellow Brexiter Liam Fox avoided the question, the Tories’ former Brexit minister suggested it may be on post-Brexit menus after all. The EU has banned chlorine-washed chicken ...

Five of the most famous movie locations in Hawaii

Thanks to its towering, khaki cliffs, cinematic volcanoes and long, golden beaches, Hawaii is a filmmakers metropolis. And for that exact reason, this isolated group of 137 islands has been used as a captivating, tropical set in movies for decades - from Jurassic Park and Pirates of the Caribbean to ...

Restaurant Review: CHAKRA, Kensington

Restaurant Review: CHAKRA, Kensington

Sitting among the cobblestone streets and hidden mews of West London CHAKRA boasts a chic, continental charm that when combined with the aroma of warm Indian spices draws you in like a moth to a flame. Recently refurbished the restaurant is looking to position itself as an accessible neighbourhood eatery ...

Brexit leaders prove that the campaign to leave the EU was entirely driven by self-interests

Should we apply the Precautionary Principle to Brexit?

By Rupert Read and Samuel Webb If the last six months have proven anything it is that negotiating Brexit is quite clearly an unmanageable task. With the likelihood that Britain will be forced into a no-deal scenario the very future of the UK itself looks rather poor at this point. And ...

Forget hitting a glass ceiling, successful women are in danger of falling from a “glass cliff”

Theresa May’s hypocrisy over Diane Abbott abuse

Yesterday Home Secretary Sajid Javid praised veteran Labour MP Dianne Abbott for being the sort of "role model" that Conservatives should be appealling to, insiting "it takes guts and determination to become the first black woman to be elected to the House of Commons," in a rousing Conservative Party Conference ...

Theresa May: “We can deport first and hear appeals later”

Dancing Queen Theresa May priced for Strictly by bookies

Bookmakers make Theresa May a 33/1 shot to waltz her way to Strictly Come Dancing’s Glitterball Trophy in any series before the end of 2020. The Prime Minister swaggered onto stage to the tune of ABBA’s Dancing Queen at the Conservative Party conference earlier today and is now being eyed ...

6 key questions about installing solar PV panels on your home

Putting solar panels on the roof of your house is a big decision and one that needs to be carefully considered. If you’re curious about generating your own solar electricity using photovoltaic panels, cutting energy bills and getting paid for selling solar energy to the grid, then there are a ...

Film Review: A Star Is Born

1937. 1954. 1976. 2018. A Star Is Born has had a version for almost every generation of cinema, and the pull of its story can travel across eras with ease. In Bradley Cooper's latest version, he takes the '76 approach of transferring the story to purely music: self-destructive star Jackson Maine (Cooper) ...