Day: March 19, 2019

Island-hopping around Cape Verde

By Tom Bevan With tropical palm-laden beaches, stunning mountain trekking and a vibrant cultural scene it is no surprise to see Cape Verde leaping forward in the list of winter sun hotspots. Sprawled off the west coast of Africa and a relatively short flight time from the UK, the nine islands with a ...

7 Ingredients That Can Make Your Smoothie More Nutritious

7 Ingredients That Can Make Your Smoothie More Nutritious

Smoothies are a delicious and colorful way to have a light, yet nutrient-dense breakfast or snack. Everybody loves them, and rightfully, because their pros are many, while their cons don’t even count much. When you truly want a powerhouse in a glass, you can rely on these 7 ingredients that ...

Britain’s Brexiversary woes in 10 “I told you so’s”

When will Britain’s long national nightmare end?

There are some events that traumatise a country. Some countries are unlucky enough to experience dozens of national disasters, making trauma part of their cultural make up. This true of Ireland, Hungary, Germany and Russia to mention just a few. But not Great Britain. The UK has had its fair ...

April races at Kempton and Sandown

April races at Kempton and Sandown

It's no secret that horse Racing is one of the most popular social pastimes in the UK. Of course, horse racing has always been popular. But perhaps now more than ever, during these uncertain times, it gives people an excuse to have the flutter, get dressed up and let their ...

The media must take responsibility for the rise of Islamophobia in the west

The media must take responsibility for the rise of Islamophobia in the west

“What connects the vile and dangerous rise of Islamophobia in Australia, America and the UK?”, James O'Brien pondered on Twitter above a 2015 post by international media oligarch Rupert Murdoch which called on “Moslems” to recognise the “growing jihadist cancer” that is supposedly rising within their ranks. Although the national ...

Scotland greets Donald Trump as he plays golf at his Turnberry resort

Trump kills Donald in Scotland, but Corbyn is on the rise

Last year saw a record low of babies called Donald in Scotland, according to the latest figures, although Corbyn is on the rise. Records of boys called Corbyn and Corbyn-Bleu were noted by the National Records of Scotland(NRS) which today released the full list of the names given to the ...