Lisa Brewis

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Travel tech of the future...now

Ever since Michael J Fox strapped on his self-lacing Nike Mag sneakers and slipped into a self-drying jacket in <i>Back to the Future II</i>, travel tech geeks the world over have dreamed of gadgets that make life on the road just a little bit easier. Imagine a self-drying t-shirt…we’d shave kilos off our …

Keep your windows shut Liz, Buckingham Palace is number one spot for air pollution – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 5:30 pm, February 28, 2014 in News<p>London may be the best city in the world, but when it comes to our air we lose – big time.<p>Following a …

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75 simply fab ways to spend this weekend in London – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

<i>[Buckingham Palace. Photo: Tedz Duran]</i><p>Welcome March, roll on Spring! Make the most of your weekend with our top tips of the hottest things</b> …

23 Green Recipes for Earth Day

For Earth Day, we've rounded up 23 of our favorite recipes that are vividly, verdantly green.<p>It's Earth Day! In honor of Mother Nature, here are 23 recipes that are vividly, verdantly green.

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Vladimir Putin and David Silvester seem not to understand what a gay person is – so here's a handy guide

And so we return to an occasional series in this column known as, "Can you explain? I confused!" Previous subjects treated in this handy little series guide include rape and Tory craziness, and today I add yet another subject to this happy collection. Ladies and gentlemen, this week this page is …

Having adult children at home is a blessing, not a curse

Her bedroom is a bit of a tip, her friends come and go at all times of the day and night, and she's not amazing at doing the washing up. But I feel blessed to have my 21-year-old daughter still living with us at home – and I'm a bit mystified about why today's news that the number of young Britons …

Benefits Street? It's nothing like the James Turner Street we researched

"James Turner Street? I'm sure I've heard of it," I mused, when watching the trailer for the first episode of Channel 4's Benefits Street. But it didn't look like or seem to be the same street that I was soon to recall. Within a few seconds we had statistics quoted by a resident and the narrator – …

Film ratings: a little advice for the BBFC

Not having children, I can only imagine what they're like from what I read in the newspapers. It seems they're low-maintenance companions, these days: happy to amuse themselves by spending long hours on the internet, watching hardcore porn and cyber-bullying each other. This must be relaxing for …

Spinach, ricotta & chicken traybake

This healthy chicken dinner comes with roasted peppers, courgettes, onions and tomatoes - four of your recommended 5-a-day<p>Ingredients<p>3 x bags baby …

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Benefits Street: the real scandal

The Channel 4 documentary series that has outraged the Left lays bare the poverty trap that only welfare reform can end<p>No scandal has been more successfully covered up than the appalling truth about what happens to Britain’s poorest people. We have, as a country, grown used to pretending they don’t …

Police demand notes from Channel 4 on Lawrence spying whistleblower

A top police officer is trying to force Channel 4 to hand over documents about the whistleblower who revealed that undercover officers had spied on relatives of Stephen Lawrence and their supporters.<p>Mick Creedon, the chief constable of Derbyshire, who is heading a team investigating the alleged …