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These are the best massive Easter eggs available this year

These are the best massive Easter eggs available this year

As Easter approaches, supermarket aisles are filling up with Easter eggs. But with an ever-increasing range of prices, brands and chocolate types to choose from, it’s hard to know which to go for. One thing is for sure, however, there’s going to be a lot of chocolate. To make things easier, we’ve tried and tested […]

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Your Easter holiday to Portugal could be cancelled due to fuel shortages – here’s everything you need to know

Your Easter holiday to Portugal could be cancelled due to fuel shortages – here’s everything you need to know

British tourists planning to head to Portugal for their Easter break could find their flights cancelled or diverted due to fuel shortages at local airports. Strike action by truck drivers in Portugal means that supplies are running low, and planes run by easyJet and Ryanair have already had to land at a different airport or […]

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Two deadly piranhas have been found in a Yorkshire lake – and ducks have been vanishing

Two deadly piranhas have been found in a Yorkshire lake – and ducks have been vanishing

Stunned fishermen have found two deadly pirhanas in a Yorkshire lake, where a number of ducks have vanished. The carnivorous fish with rows of sharp teeth (which normally stalk the waters of the Amazon) were both discovered in the water in Doncaster. Locals at the beauty spot say they have noticed a reduced number of […]

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This is why you should be allowed to have Wednesdays off work

This is why you should be allowed to have Wednesdays off work

The working week can often feel painfully long and, come Wednesday, many of us are already dreaming of that Friday feeling. The midweek slump is something that most workers will have experienced, which is why one company has allowed staff to take Wednesdays off, in an effort to boost productivity – and it seems to […]

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These are the worst cities for illegal and nuisance fly-tipping in the UK

These are the worst cities for illegal and nuisance fly-tipping in the UK

Fly-tipping, or dumping rubbish in unauthorised places, can make those nearby feel like they are living in the middle of tip. Some areas are better than others, however, with Scottish and Northern Irish cities receiving better marks than their English counterparts. A new study from retailer The Solar Centre has revealed the best and worst […]

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Poll: When is it acceptable to leave your children home alone?

Poll: When is it acceptable to leave your children home alone?

More than half of all parents are happy to leave their 11 year old child at home alone, a survey has found. The research, undertaken by Childcare.co.uk, also shows that parents are happy for 12 year old children to babysit their younger siblings. Some parents added that they would be happy for children as young […]

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You’ll have to verify your age to watch porn online from July

You’ll have to verify your age to watch porn online from July

The UK will become the first country in the world to bring in age verification for all online pornography when the controversial measures come into force on 15 July. From that date, commercial providers of online pornography will be required by law to carry out robust age verification checks on users, to ensure that they […]

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Citizen Bravo – talking money and music

Citizen Bravo – talking money and music

It’s not unusual for musicians to attend university, but more often than not art college is the destination with the luckier ones turning their hobby into gainful employment. Less normal is finding a popular musician working in education, and for Doctor Matt Brennan, combining the two is some sort of holy grail. “Some days it’s […]

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Quiz: Can you pass a SATs maths test for 11 year olds?

Quiz: Can you pass a SATs maths test for 11 year olds?

It’s almost that time of year when pupils in Year 6 will fill exam halls across England for their dreaded SATs exams. While many of you will no doubt act as the supportive parent or observe from afar, we think it’s time you experience what these 10 and 11 year old children are about to […]

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Nearly every adult in the UK could be owed £300 by Mastercard – here’s why

Nearly every adult in the UK could be owed £300 by Mastercard – here’s why

Almost every adult in the UK could be in line for a £300 payout from Mastercard if legal action against the company is successful. A £14 billion damages claim is being brought against the company on behalf of millions of consumers, having been revived by the Court of Appeal in a surprise court ruling. Former […]

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