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These are the best online gardening tutorials for beginners

These are the best online gardening tutorials for beginners

Now that temperatures are rising, birds are singing and leaves are reappearing, it’s clear that spring is well and truly here.  For those of us who have outdoor space to call our own – be it a garden, an allotment, a balcony, or a porch – there’s no better way to celebrate than by enjoying […]

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Thorntons is struggling with Easter demand – here’s where else you can buy their eggs online

Thorntons is struggling with Easter demand – here’s where else you can buy their eggs online

Thorntons shoppers have been left unable to buy Easter eggs online for days, as the chocolatier website closes intermittently due to a daily order limit.  The British chocolate producer and retailer is closing its website daily, once a daily quota on new orders has been reached. This comes after Cadbury shoppers were placed in a […]

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Virgin Media is giving all customers access to 18 popular channels for free – here’s the full list

Virgin Media is giving all customers access to 18 popular channels for free – here’s the full list

If you’re a Virgin Media customer and looking for fresh shows to watch during lockdown, you can now access previously exclusive channels for free. The phone, TV and broadband company is offering its customers a treat during the lockdown period, by making 18 popular channels free to watch until 2 May 2020. What’s on offer? […]

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Domestic abuse helpline sees 25% rise in calls after UK lockdown – here’s why your partner could be breaking the law

Domestic abuse helpline sees 25% rise in calls after UK lockdown – here’s why your partner could be breaking the law

The coronavirus lockdown has seen a rise in calls to the National Domestic Abuse helpline, according to support charity Refuge. The charity, which provides specialist support for women and children experiencing domestic violence, said calls have increased by 25 per cent since the lockdown was imposed. Here’s why the coronavirus lockdown may have led to […]

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This is what actually happens to you in ICU – and a patient’s chances of survival

This is what actually happens to you in ICU – and a patient’s chances of survival

A percentage of Covid-19 patients will have symptoms severe enough that they need intensive care. But what exactly does this entail? Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) at St Thomas’ hospital in London on 6 April, as his symptoms of coronavirus worsened, and many are wondering how serious this […]

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Sue Ryder hospices across the UK could close – here’s why

Sue Ryder, a UK palliative care and bereavement support charity, says the country could “lose its hospices”, as UK charities are estimated to face a £4 billion shortfall in the next three months, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Sue Ryder is the one of the UK’s largest suppliers of palliative care, looking after more than […]

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Wagamama’s chef is sharing recipe videos for chicken katsu curry and more – here’s how to watch

Wagamama’s chef is sharing recipe videos for chicken katsu curry and more – here’s how to watch

If the current lockdown has you missing eating out, Wagamama has a treat for you – online recipes to mimic in your own kitchen. Popular Asian restaurant chain Wagamama has announced that it will be launching a free video series titled ‘Wok from Home’ to teach people how to make some of its most popular […]

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Debenhams to file for administration after coronavirus lockdown forced stores to close

Debenhams to file for administration after coronavirus lockdown forced stores to close

Debenhams is on the brink of entering administration for the second time in a year, after the coronavirus lockdown forced it to close stores for business. The department store has had to shut its 142 locations across the UK and place the majority of its 22,000 staff on furlough. Why is Debenhams entering administration? The […]

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The Roku Channel is coming to the UK – here’s what’s on it, and how to watch the free streaming service

The Roku Channel is coming to the UK – here’s what’s on it, and how to watch the free streaming service

Hot on the heels of the recently made-available Disney+, another new streaming service in launching in the UK to keep you entertained during lockdown uncertainty. And the best part? It’s free… if you don’t mind sitting through the ads. The Roku Channel has been a staple of streaming in the US since 2017, but is […]

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Duffy has released a full account of her kidnapping ordeal in her own words – here’s what it says

Duffy has released a full account of her kidnapping ordeal in her own words – here’s what it says

Award-winning singer, Duffy, has released a written account of a terrifying ordeal, during which she was drugged, kidnapped and raped. Writing on her website, duffywords.com, the Welsh born singer opened up about the kidnapping, which caused her to end her music career and remove herself from the spotlight after having released two internationally successful albums. […]

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