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Threats to future of music venues revealed in first live music census

Threats to future of music venues revealed in first live music census

Hundreds of Britain’s music venues are facing the threat of closure amid rocketing business rates and tightening noise restrictions, warns new research. A third of venues surveyed as part of the UK’s first live music census reported struggling with increased costs. And many had experienced problems with property development around the venue, which can cause […]

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Study shows some asthma medications could make it harder to conceive

Study shows some asthma medications could make it harder to conceive

Women with asthma could be taking longer to become pregnant, due to the effects of their medication, according to new research. An Australian study showed that women using short acting reliever drugs – known as beta agonists – took 20 percent longer to conceive on average compared to peers. They were also 30 per cent […]

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Tesco apologises after card payments are taken months after people have shopped

Tesco apologises after card payments are taken months after people have shopped

Tesco has apologised to customers after it took up to three months to process hundreds of credit and debit card payments, potentially causing some shoppers to go beyond their overdraft limits. The supermarket giant said approximately 300 of its 1,700 Express stores had been affected by the problem with its payments system since the end […]

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How to work out if someone has blocked you from Facebook

How to work out if someone has blocked you from Facebook

Facebook might have 2.2 billion users but we can’t all be friends. Being blocked from a virtual friendship isn’t the nicest feeling in the world, so if you’re suspicious that a colleague, cousin or ex has decided to banish you from their Facebook feed then here are a few ways to work out if you […]

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Channel 4 wants contestants for new series of Hunted

Channel 4 wants contestants for new series of Hunted

  Nine people go on the run. Where will they hide? Who will they trust? What would YOU do? That’s the premise behind Channel 4’s thrilling escape series, Hunted, which is appealing for the best fugitives to come forward to take part in the next series. The popular reality show sees everyday civilians go on […]

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Why Red Dwarf’s Gunmen of the Apocalypse episode is a comedy classic

Why Red Dwarf’s Gunmen of the Apocalypse episode is a comedy classic

It may seem hard to believe, but cult TV favourite Red Dwarf celebrates its 30th anniversary today. Thanks to creators Rob Grant and Doug Naylor’s sharp, witty writing, and the consistent charisma of its stars, the sci-fi sitcom became one of the most widely loved comedies in history. There have been numerous great episodes of […]

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How to get a job as a stuntman

How to get a job as a stuntman

Jump out of a plane, sword fight, dive off a cliff – if you’re tough enough to rise to the challenge, why not become a stunt performer and play a vital role in the film industry. Stunt co-ordinator Andreas Petrides says it’s the best job in the world too, and as the founder of the […]

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Job applications soar across the UK in first month of 2018

Job applications soar across the UK in first month of 2018

UK professionals have started the year with a bang – with nationwide job application rates soaring by a staggering 83.6 per cent in January 2018, when compared to December 2017. This is according to the latest job market data from CV-Library, whose latest findings indicate that despite professionals remaining cautious about moving jobs in recent […]

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The best apps for getting into the Winter Olympic spirit

The best apps for getting into the Winter Olympic spirit

The sports-loving masses are in their element right now, with all eyes on PyeongChang, South Korea where the Winter Olympics are currently being held. Featuring 102 events in 15 sports – including bobsleigh, curling, figure skating, snowboarding and ski jumping – there’s certainly a lot of action to try and keep up with. Team GB […]

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Do you own the UK’s fattest pet? Sign them up to Pet Fit Club 2018

Do you own the UK’s fattest pet? Sign them up to Pet Fit Club 2018

If you’ve got a podgy pet which only moves when it’s dinner time, then help them shed the pounds by entering the PDSA’s Pet Fit Club 2018. Now in its 13th year, the annual pet slimming contest has helped more than 124 overweight pets lose a massive 450kg (71 stone) – and last year’s weight-loss […]

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