Day: 7 June 2019

Students in their property - TLE

Students more interested in living next to a supermarket than pub

How can landlords succeed within the student market? There are a number of key things to consider if you want to find the perfect property to rent. From location, price and type of property to communication methods, getting each right could save guard your business. A survey of 500 undergraduate ...

Diego Maradona: The first hand account

Diego Maradona: The first hand account

★★★★☆ This third documentary feature from Asif Kapadia in some ways combines themes from his first two; the sporting adulation of Ayrton Senna, and the drug fuelled descents of Amy Winehouse. Diego Maradona opens with a car chase, combining with a electro beat to ground the audience in the high ...

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

May formally resigns as Tory leader

Theresa May has handed in her formal resignation to the Conservative Party. She informed the 1922 Committee of backbench MPs today. Her time as PM has been turbulent and overshadowed with mishaps and mistakes. May will remain as leader until a succesor is chosen, with Boris Johnson the most likely ...

Great Side Jobs Online You Can Try For More Money

Great Side Jobs Online You Can Try For More Money

The internet has changed the way people live. It created opportunities to make life easier, such as searching for information, connecting with people, and most importantly, creating online jobs for a lot of people. Not only can you find a full-time job online, but you can also find side jobs ...

Eating Animals: A sobering account of the modern farming industry

Eating Animals: A sobering account of the modern farming industry

If you’ve ever wondered what goes on behind the closed gates of big corporate farming companies, you might find the truth even more shocking than you could have imagined. In a new documentary feature titled Eating Animals which is set to open this weekend, director Christopher Quinn attempts to lift ...

Investment companies roundup – June 2019

Investment companies roundup – June 2019

Performance data – it was notable that risk appetite was down in May as renewed US-China trade tensions weighed on China-focused funds particularly. The re-election of Narendra Modi as India’s Prime Minister brought momentum to a number of Indian funds... Read moreMoney in and out – Aquila European Renewables Income and Riverstone Credit ...

Economic roundup – June 2019

Economic roundup – June 2019

A collation of recent insights on markets and economies taken from the comments made by chairmen and investment managers of investment companies – have a read and make your own minds up. Please remember that nothing in this note is designed to encourage you to buy or sell any of ...

Watch –  Parrot shouts “Trump’s a w*nker” at TV

Watch – Parrot shouts “Trump’s a w*nker” at TV

Meet the chatty parrot who had very strong views when he spotted the US president landing in the UK - and squawked "Trump's a wanker" at the TV. Marie Mcaleavey, 51, adopted African grey parrot Lucky Angel two years ago, and he only knew a few names and phrases. But ...

These are the constituencies where the bookmakers got it drastically wrong

Conservatives minus the Brexit Party = Labour government

It’s hardly as eloquent as e=mc2, but the formula for winning the next general election could be relatively simple for Labour. With results in from last night’s by-election there’s plenty of reasons to be cheerful in the Labour camp. The Conservatives suffered their worst loss in a Peterborough election since ...