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Marks & Spencer launch new Valentine’s Day meal deal – with three courses and a bottle of fizz for £20

Marks & Spencer launch new Valentine’s Day meal deal – with three courses and a bottle of fizz for £20

Valentine’s Day is on its way, with many couples opting for a romantic meal out in a fancy restaurant. But if you’d rather cuddle up at home on the sofa with your other half, then this year’s Marks & Spencer Valentine’s Day meal deal could be right up your street. Two can dine for £20 The […]

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This is how you can help your community by picking up litter

This is how you can help your community by picking up litter

Up to half a million people will be taking action to tidy up our streets and parks as part of The Great British Spring Clean between 22 March and 23 April 2019. The event, run by Keep Britain Tidy, will bring together individuals, community organisations, businesses and councils to make a difference to the environment on our doorstep. (Graphic: Mark Hall) Last […]

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Naked cleaners wanted as firm launches fresh recruitment drive

Naked cleaners wanted as firm launches fresh recruitment drive

by Darren Burke Naked cleaners prepared to clean homes totally nude for £45 an hour are being sought – as a naked cleaning firm launches a fresh recruitment drive. London-based company Naturist Cleaners is once again scouring the UK for people to work part-time, cleaning people’s houses with no clothes on. The firm says body […]

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This is how to quickly unsend embarrassing messages on Facebook Messenger

This is how to quickly unsend embarrassing messages on Facebook Messenger

by Rhiannon Williams Facebook is introducing an unsend feature for its Messenger app, giving users the chance to recall unwanted messages for the first time. The feature, which Facebook claims will give users more control over their conversations, will provide a 10 minute window in which to delete messages. Giving users ‘more control and flexibility’ […]

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All change for Nina Nesbitt

All change for Nina Nesbitt

You’ll know the voice, and probably the name, but it’s likely Nina Nesbitt will also soon be a familiar face – and not just in the tabloids. Yet the Scots singer-songwriter could almost have vanished from the public eye, following a spell in the glare of publicity five years ago. Aged 17, she released her […]

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You can now buy a full body-length hot water bottle to keep you warm in cold weather

You can now buy a full body-length hot water bottle to keep you warm in cold weather

If you are feeling the cold this winter, you can now treat yourself to a hot water nearly as big as you to keep you toasty. The giant hot water bottle measures 75cm in length and can be wrapped around your body to keep you warm and snug. It is being sold by Argos, for […]

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These are the 27 HMV and Fopp stores due to close with immediate effect

These are the 27 HMV and Fopp stores due to close with immediate effect

Following news of music retailer HMV’s sale to Canadian company, Sunrise Records, a list of HMV and Fopp stores marked for immediate closure has been released. Among them is the brand’s flagship Oxford Street branch, which was the location of HMV’s first store. The move will result in 455 redundancies, according to the BBC. HMV […]

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The cost of your TV licence is going up – here’s what you can legally watch without one

The cost of your TV licence is going up – here’s what you can legally watch without one

by Alex Evans The cost of the BBC licence fee is set to increase by £4 per year to £154.50. The Government, which sets the level of the licence fee, announced in 2016 that it would increase in line with inflation for five years from April 1 2017. This means the cost of the licence […]

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‘Super snow moon’ to light up the night sky this month – what you need to know

‘Super snow moon’ to light up the night sky this month – what you need to know

January brought us the rare phenomenon that is a Super Blood Wolf Moon, and now February is set to deliver astronomers a treat in the form of another supermoon. A dazzling bright full moon is in store on 19 February, with the moon appearing larger and more brilliant in the night sky. Here’s everything you need […]

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‘Britain’s loneliest dog’ is looking for his forever home after spending 500 days at a rescue centre

‘Britain’s loneliest dog’ is looking for his forever home after spending 500 days at a rescue centre

A lurcher called Hector has been branded the ‘loneliest dog in Britain’ after spending more than 500 days at an animal shelter. Staff and volunteers are desperately trying to find a home for their loneliest pooch, which was rescued in October 2017 over welfare concerns. But despite having a small fan club online, the RSPCA’s […]

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