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Netflix is trialling mobile-only subscriptions – and they’re half the price of normal ones

Netflix is trialling mobile-only subscriptions – and they’re half the price of normal ones

As more and more of us consume media – including movies and TV – on mobile devices like phones, it seems Netflix is making moves to offer a mobile-only subscription that could cost as little as £3. The streaming giant is currently testing a new mobile-only app in Malaysia, where the cost of a subscription […]

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Should I take time off work for a cold?

Should I take time off work for a cold?

Down with the dreaded cold? You are now faced with the dilemma of whether to go into work and sniffle your way through work tasks all the while facing the wrath of hypochondriac colleagues, or stay at home and recharge and protect your colleagues from the illness but fall behind at work and potentially face […]

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A new Gruffalo 50p coin has been announced – here’s how much it could be worth for collectors

A new Gruffalo 50p coin has been announced – here’s how much it could be worth for collectors

According to a Royal Proclamation published last week, there will soon be a new 50p coin featuring a depiction of popular children’s character The Gruffalo. Details are scarce, and the design hasn’t been unveiled yet, but the coin is expected to be released sometime in 2019. It is likely to coincide with the 20th anniversary […]

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Walkers is recalling some of its crisps over allergy fears

Walkers is recalling some of its crisps over allergy fears

Walkers is recalling a popular variety of crisps over fears they could trigger reactions in those allergic to gluten. The company are asking that customers return certain packets of Sensations Thai Sweet Chilli flavour crisps because their packaging fails to emphasise that the crisps contain wheat. How to tell if your crisps are affected The […]

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Temperatures are expected to plummet in the UK next week – here’s everything you need to know

Temperatures are expected to plummet in the UK next week – here’s everything you need to know

After the recent mild weather, temperatures are due to drop drastically in the UK next week, with a cold weather front from the east bringing single figure temperatures more typical of this time of year. Richard Miles, Met Office forecaster, said, “There will be a continental air mass coming over from the east early next […]

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You might have hundreds of pounds hiding in a forgotten bank account – here’s what you need to know

You might have hundreds of pounds hiding in a forgotten bank account – here’s what you need to know

It may sound bizarre to some, but it’s easier than you’d think to forget about a bank account. As there is no restriction on the number of current accounts one person can open, you could find yourself with several unused or rarely used accounts. These so-called ‘zombie’ accounts could potentially have hundreds of pounds of […]

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The Apprentice wants contestants for its 2019 series – here’s how to apply

The Apprentice wants contestants for its 2019 series – here’s how to apply

Fancy yourself as the next Steve Jobs or Sir Richard Branson? BBC One reality show The Apprentice is looking for entrepreneurs to be Sir Alan Sugar’s next big investment. Lord Sugar has already invested £2 million in eight business start-ups through The Apprentice – and applications for the 2019 series are now open. Entrepreneurial spirit […]

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Watch the new John Lewis Christmas advert – starring Elton John through the years

Watch the new John Lewis Christmas advert – starring Elton John through the years

It’s officially time to step into Christmas, as John Lewis & Partners have launched their highly anticipated annual festive advert, starring music legend, Sir Elton John. The Boy & The Piano tells Sir Elton’s story through music, and how a musical gift from his grandmother changed his life forever. The two minute and 20 second […]

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10 of the best treats on the Greggs Christmas menu – and the calories in each one

10 of the best treats on the Greggs Christmas menu – and the calories in each one

by Ross Robertson It may still be November, but the UK is gearing up for Christmas – and bakery chain, Greggs, has already launched its festive menu. Here’s a look at 10 unusual items you’ll find on the menu, alongside its usual mince pies, Christmas cake and selection of seasonal beverages. Turkey, Bacon & Cranberry […]

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This is the ‘stupid act’ that cost one motorist six points

This is the ‘stupid act’ that cost one motorist six points

A careless driver was caught out after his antics were caught on camera by traffic officers. Video footage recorded by Highways England traffic officers led to a BMW driver admitting a charge of careless driving. Highways England traffic officers have both front and rear-facing cameras fitted to their vehicles. Jeremy Dillon, 51, was due to […]

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