Posted on: April 24, 2017
Planning your gap year trip is an exciting time but when travelling to far-flung destinations, looking after your health should always take priority. This isn’t just a case of making sure you don’t get sunburnt or pick up a nasty dose of food poisoning, but also getting all the relevant travel vaccinations for whatever countries are on your itinerary.
Posted on: April 20, 2017
Getting sufficient sleep is more important than you probably realised, with on-going research proving that it is responsible for more than just energy. Yet, it has been reported that nearly a third of the UK population suffer with insomnia. Are you missing a trick when it comes to sleeping, it might not be as easy as just putting your head on a pillow?
Posted on: April 12, 2017
Purchasing a new mattress can be a big investment and if you want a decent night’s sleep for the next 8 to 10 years, it’s something you really don’t want to get wrong. But as tempting as it is to snap up a mattress with a good discount when you see it, there are a few things you might want to consider before parting with your cash.
Posted on: March 31, 2017
Look after the pennies and the pounds look after themselves seems to be ringing true right now, as pound coins are making a switch. The new coin is looking after itself and is now in circulation but what does this mean? Despite promises by supermarkets in regards to their self-serve machines, surely this will impact small businesses, children’s piggy banks and lost money.
Posted on: March 27, 2017
Ok, so many weddings aren’t as traditional as they used to be, but that doesn’t mean wedding guest attire is now a complete free-for-all - it’s still good manners to dress appropriately whatever the occasion, so here are a few rules you might want to follow. As with any rules, there are always exceptions, but using these as a guideline should ensure you avoid most wedding guest fashion faux pas…
Posted on: March 21, 2017
Many will be lining up to see the new Beauty and the Beast live action remake this week, a film that’s just joined an every-increasing collection of new versions of Disney classics.
Posted on: March 16, 2017
This year marks the tenth anniversary of Apple smartphones and many are already wondering when the iPhone 8 release date is and what new features we can expect for the iPhone 8. It’s likely that Apple will skip the iPhone 7S and go straight to the iPhone 8 or they may even scrap the numbers altogether and just call it the iPhone. Either way this phone has already had rumours circulating on its design, new features, hardware and price.
Posted on: March 13, 2017
Having difficulty finding the perfect Mother’s Day gift this year? Looking can be a bit of a slog, but our dedicated Mother’s Day page can cut down the stress, time and cost. Whatever your mamma’s tastes, there is plenty to pick from and here are just a few suggestions that might bring a smile to your Mum’s face…
Posted on: March 08, 2017
It’s fair to say that women’s sport doesn’t get quite the same exposure as the men’s side of things, but is this situation starting to move in a more positive direction? This week saw the announcement that the BBC has successfully secured the rights for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup following its popular coverage of the 2015 event, and the National Lottery funded This Girl Can campaign is currently on TV screens and billboards across the country.
Posted on: March 06, 2017
With Red Nose Day on the horizon and dire state of the world in general, many of us are looking to support charities who can provide help. But where is the best place to start? Deciding who to donate to or offer support to can be overwhelming, but initiatives like Comic Relief can offer focus and reassurance that your donations will go to one of many specially selected charities and organisations.