Day: 25 February 2019

Labour outline Brexit people’s vote plan

With just 32 days left until Britain is due to leave the EU, Jeremy Corbyn has finally announced a framework for a second referendum as agreed in the last Labour Party conference. The Labour leader is telling his MPs tonight that if parliament does not back the Labour Party's Brexit ...

Hotel review: The Wellesley, Knightsbridge

Hotel review: The Wellesley, Knightsbridge

I'd travelled past The Wellesley many times, apparently, without knowing of its existence. It's easily done. When driving through Knightsbridge your concentration is naturally on the traffic and in the rare moments of calm your gaze naturally falls on Hyde Park rather than the hotels sitting back from the road. ...

EU: Corbyn’s Brexit compromise may be acceptable way forward to avoid no deal

Donald Tusk says Brexit delay would be a “rational solution”

Donald Tusk has said extending Article 50 would be a "rational solution" as Brexit D-Day draws near without an agreement in place. The President of the European Council said "the less time there is until 29 March, the greater the likelihood of an extension, and this is an objective fact ...

Pizarro food


Restaurant Review: Pizarro, Bermondsey Street

Following the warm reception to his first solo venture on Bermondsey Street, Spanish chef José Pizarro has since opened two additional London restaurants and plans to takeover a pub in Esher, Surrey. Formerly occupied by Claude Bosi, the Swan Inn will re-launch as a ‘Spanish pub’ next month, with José ...

New vegan pie class introduced for 2019 British Pie Awards

New vegan pie class introduced for 2019 British Pie Awards

A new vegan pie class has been introduced to the British Pie Awards ahead of the 2019 event prompting speculation that this year could be the first time ever that a vegan pie reigns Supreme Champion. The world-famous Awards, now in their 11th year, are to be held on Friday ...

UKIP councillor mocked for mispelling “Britain” on pamphlet

UKIP councillor mocked for mispelling “Britain” on pamphlet

A UKIP councillor has been mocked on social media for sending out a pamphlet littered with errors - including mispelling the word BRITAIN. The clumsy leaflet - shared with residents in Peterborough - focused on campaigning to have jailed MP Fiona Onasanya removed from her seat. The leaflet, which displayed ...

The Week in Movies: February 18th – 24th 2019

The Week in Movies: February 18th – 24th 2019

Happy Death Day 2 UDir: Christopher LandonIt would take only two words to sum up the concept of the first Happy Death Day: “Groundhog Slay”. Taking the time looping concept of the classic Bill Murray comedy and applying it to a homage to post Scream comedy inflected 90s slashers, the ...