David Hill

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The 40 Most Terrifying Creepypasta and NoSleep Stories on the Internet

Forget tonight — you'll never sleep again.<p>Scary stories aren’t the stuff of campfires and sleepovers anymore. For adults who still enjoy a good …

Horror

What determines human decisions?

One could call Daniel Kahneman the unicorn of economics. As a psychologist, he had a profound influence on people who criticized the homo economicus …

Tour de France 2018 stage-by-stage preview – all you need to know about cycling’s biggest race

From the Vendée to Paris via the Roubaix cobbles, the Alpe d'Huez and the Tourmalet - here's everything you need to know

Here is how to delete Facebook

Some of us have been on Facebook for more than a decade, but all good things come to an end. Over the past 18 months, Facebook has been in a downward spiral. The social network is in the eye of a controversy storm, with fake news, Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election, and misuse of …

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Job Interviews

Britain wants cycle-friendly cities. Here’s how we get them | Andrew Gilligan

Cycle lanes reduce pollution, improve health and are incredibly popular. But forget common sense: getting the go-ahead on new schemes is all about politics<p>Almost four-fifths of people in some of Britain’s largest cities want road space taken away from cars and given to bikes, according to a new …

Alexander Armstrong: The best place I've ever been, and why I don't do hotels anymore

<b>Alexander Armstrong, the comedian and actor/singer, reveals his greatest luxury, his lingering dread and why he doesn't do hotels anymore.</b><p>I like having a purpose<p>...when I’m on holiday, but guilt-driven tourism is not for me. I’d take lying by the pool doing nothing over aimlessly wandering the …

Buster Jack: the eBay vigilantes who are outconning the con men

There is the thrill of the chase but also the feeling that you are making it harder for these fraudsters to operate<p>Like thousands of other truck drivers, the first thing Alan Davies reaches for when he is on a break is his mobile. But unlike his colleagues he’s less interested in the football …

15 places to stay that will blow your child’s mind

Costa Rica

12 things you'll remember if you were a mountain biker in the 90s - MBR

Mountain biking was better in the old days... mostly<p>We remember when all this was fields. Fields with race tape around it and handlebars narrower …

The Everything Guide to Buying Running Shoes

Whether you’re training for your first marathon or just trying to get into a treadmill habit, the most important gear for any runner is your shoes. These pieces of foam and plastic are the only thing protecting your body from the impact of pounding the pavement, track, or trails. And while it might …

Awkward! Sir Bradley Wiggins unveils memorial to his idol in bizarre ceremony

Britain’s most successful Olympian has unveiled a monument to his idol in his home village.<p>Tommy Simpson was born in Haswell village in County Durham …

Cycling

'Pure inspiration': our writers pick their favourite cycle rides

Rio de Janeiro: ‘A lung-busting, out-of-the-saddle 20-minute grind’<p>Ninety minutes up, 20 minutes down, and five in between to catch the breath, rehydrate and gawp in wonder at misty mountains, tropical forest and the shimmering majesty of the Atlantic.<p>When I lived in Rio de Janeiro, there was no …

The 'miracle pill': how cycling could save the NHS

Cycling can make people healthy and live longer, and cut public health costs, so why can’t it be prescribed to the nation?<p>Imagine if a team of scientists devised a drug which massively reduced people’s chances of developing cancer or heart disease, cutting their overall likelihood of dying early by …

Cycling

13 ways you can spot a Scottish person

opinion<p>Overly caffeinated tech writer who gets really excited about gadgets.<p><b>Forget the stereotype of incredibly white people with ginger hair: true</b> …

The 18 greatest cities for a winter break

Paul Kimmage meets Dan Martin: Growing up with the Roches, the scourge of doping and Tour de France ambitions

Nine years ago, during a pleasant drive from Girona in Spain to a ski station called La Molina, I had a fascinating conversation with Jonathan …

The 10 greatest cycling holidays on Earth, chosen by David Millar

I first started road cycling at the age of 15 – in Hong Kong, where my father and I moved in 1990. I used to love riding around the New Territories pretending I was in the Tour de France, imagining I was at the front of the race being chased by the peloton (the main pack of riders in a bike road …

A simple guide to getting organised for cycling

With bike riding comes a certain amount of faff, and a large amount of gear. Aside from the bike you'll be riding, there's the specific clothing you …

Bikes of the 2017 WorldTour

<i>The 2017 WorldTour has arrived and its first race, the Santos Tour Down Under, is the perfect chance to see all the new team bikes in one place. Much</i> …

Your ultimate guide to the incredible Kate Bush

“First of all I thought she was mad, probably, a mad woman had slipped onto the airwaves. And then really I thought that it was very, very good.” Back in 1993, during an interview with Michael Aspel, British comedian Victoria Wood summed up in just two sentences the world’s collective response to …

South Bank

Majorca beaches

Expert guide to Majorca<p>An insider's guide to Majorca's best beaches, including the top beachside bars and restaurants, as well as information on activities and watersports. By Annie Bennett, Telegraph Travel's Majorca expert.<p>Cala Llombards<p>On the southeast coast, this cove is a long, thin strip of …

Summer in London: a guide to the city's best hotels for alfresco fun

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

10 of the best alternative city breaks in Europe

If you’re after a fresh spin on the city break look beyond the usual big names for more cool culture and great sights. Here’s our list for 2016<p>• <b>Alt. city breaks 2015</b><p><b>Why go?</b> The island of Malta itself is a sight to behold but within the walled city of its capital, Valletta, built by the Knights of …

The most romantic hotels in the UK

An expert guide to the most romantic hotels in the UK – from lavish country piles to spa hotels and sumptuous city boutiques – including the best for rooms with antique furnishings, rolltop baths and four-poster beds, Michelin-starred restaurants, private gardens and cosy bars, in London, the …