Dean Harvey

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Britain's 50 greatest days out (perfect for the bank holiday)

The Midlands<p><b>1. Alton Towers, Staffordshire</b><p>Among the stomach-churning highlights are Nemesis, Air and Oblivion (a vertical drop of more than 180ft). This year saw the launch of the first “virtual reality” rollercoaster, “Galactica”, where riders use headsets to experience a space adventure.<p><b>Price:</b> on …

38 great things happening in London this week – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 12:00 pm, October 27, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment, Design, Food & Drink, Free, Fun London, Music & Nightlife, Outdoor London, Shopping & …

Hacking the mac: a custom McDonald’s menu for London – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 4:15 pm, October 27, 2014 in Food & Drink, Fun London<p>This month, it’s 40 years since McDonald’s opened its Woolwich branch – the UK’s first …

Sky-high swimming at the Shard

Virginia was right: it was still dark at 5.45am. And after a night of sybaritic excess – involving, among other things, a “Big Smoke” cocktail that was both potent and theatrical – jumping out of bed and slipping into my Speedos to go for an early dip was not preference number one.<p>Then I remembered …

A 57-Year-Old Computer Scientist Just Dove 135,000 Feet From The Stratosphere

Shattering Felix Baumgartner's world record for freefall distance<p>When Feliz Baumgartner's dove 24 miles from Earth's upper atmosphere, he, along with his Red Bull sponsors, made sure millions of people would follow along. Today, Google vice president Alan Eustace dove from almost a mile …

41 Gluten-Free Desserts That Won't Give You Flour FOMO

No gluten? No problem. You'll still love these desserts.<p>Whether you're gluten-free or not, these desserts will satisfy your sweet tooth. Honestly, you might not even notice that these cookies, cakes, and other treats don't have flour—they're <i>that</i> good.