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Amanda Holden Describes Heartbreaking Moment She Was Told Son Was Stillborn

Holden praised NHS staff and said she couldn't have got through it without their support.<p>Amanda Holden spoke through tears as she described the …

Pregnancy

SMART BELT 2.0 - The Most Crowdfunded Accessory In History!

We are Harmattan Design (Holt Evans & Radu Zarnescu), Kickstarter veterans and Enthusiastic Creators. Last year, our fourth campaign The Smart Belt …

A century on, why are we forgetting the deaths of 100 million?

This year marks a century since some women got the vote; a century since the end of the first world war; 50 years since the 1968 revolts; 70 since the founding of Israel and the NHS. All have been well marked. So it is striking that the centenary of one of the most devastating events in human …

Disease

Niche is a modern British gluten-free restaurant near Sadler's Wells theatre, with an accessible menu that everyone can enjoy! 5 minutes from Angel tube station

Niche is a cosy 34 cover restaurant so we would really appreciate it if you only book a table if you intend to use it! We are increasingly turning …

Gluten-Free

NHS staff banned from drinking tea or coffee on the job because it looks like they're not working hard enough

Medics and other staff have been banned from drinking tea or coffee in public areas at three Leicester hospitals.<p>The ban follows complaints that …

General Hospital

6 Little Behavior Problems That Shouldn't Be Ignored

When we added a third child to our family, I was overwhelmed by the workload of caring for three kids under the age of 5. Most days, I was so …

Parenting

'I'll never trust the English again': Jamaica's Windrush backlash

Seventy years ago on Thursday, the Empire Windrush sailed imperiously into Jamaica’s capital, greeted by throngs of spectators. Among them were musicians and boxers, craftsmen and clerks, all chasing dreams of a better life in the mother country.<p>The 70th anniversary should have been a moment of …

United Kingdom

The Ultimate Guide To Cleaning Your Entire Home

::bookmarks immediately::

These are the greatest opening bars in classical music

14 May 2018, 17:08<p>Sometimes, great composers do something incredible right at the opening and tell us, 'the journey starts here.'<p>The opening bars of …

Piano

Meet Bon and Pon: the Japanese retirees making coordinated outfits cool

Whether they’re standing next to a work of art, against an ocean backdrop or in front of their home, the location doesn’t seem to matter. The hundreds of thousands of fans who have turned an ordinary Japanese couple into online megastars are really interested in only one thing: what they are …

Japan

All The Michelin Star Restaurants In London (And How To Eat At Them)

The London restaurants that received Michelin stars for 2018.<p>In the culinary world, a Michelin star is still a much-coveted award for any top chef. …

England

New Direct Trains Between Greenwich And Farringdon, St Pancras, West Hamsptead

Greenwich is a beautiful part of town, packed with history and museums. But it can feel like a bit of a slog from north London. Now, there's a new …

Trains

Breaking Bad to the Paradise Papers: all you need to know about money laundering

<b>What is money laundering?</b><br>In British law, money laundering is defined as the process of concealing, disguising, converting, transferring or removing criminal property.<p>It is an offence to launder your own ill-gotten gains, but you can also be prosecuted for knowingly helping manage another person’s …

Corruption

6 Ways To Make Better Coffee

Without being a jerk about it<p>Don’t worry, you don’t have to start grinding your own beans, listening to <i>Arcade Fire</i> on vinyl and wearing rolled-up jeans to be able to brew good coffee at home. Unless, you know, it helps.<p>You just need to know how to bring out the best in your brew. Here’s the expert …

Coffee

Here's An Easy Meal-Prep Plan For Your Week Ahead

Meal prepping doesn't have to be difficult — and this step-by-step routine will help make Tasty's Make-Ahead Meal Plan a breeze.

I drop my daughter at nursery: I am the abandoner

My youngest daughter has recently started at nursery and while she seems to be enjoying it, boy has it resulted in her hating me. For the past year, we’ve had a special bond. Mostly because of a sling. But a special bond nonetheless. For the first two months after she was born, she slept on me from …

Parenting

Malcolm X Matters: Icon’s Words Still Ring True

As the #BlackLivesMatter movement continues to grow in strength like the perfect storm, the prescient words of Malcolm X (el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz) …

Black History

Cancer patient waited 541 days for NHS treatment, report says

The longest waits for cancer treatment in England have soared since 2010, with one patient waiting 541 days, analysis suggests.<p>Two-thirds of NHS trusts reported having at least one cancer patient waiting more than six months last year, while almost seven in 10 (69%) trusts said they had a worse …

Radiation Therapy

Thandie Newton: ‘Being the first dark-skinned woman in Star Wars is great... and awful'

Thandie Newton is, by her own admission, “having quite a good run at the moment”. Over the past 18 months, she has earned a Golden Globe nomination for her role as Maeve Millay, a robot madam in the HBO series Westworld, and a TV Bafta nomination for playing DCI Roz Huntley in the BBC One drama …

Star Wars

Want your mortgage to extend up to age 99? Now it can

A mortgage you can have until you are 99 years old was launched this week. It’s the latest in a string of home loans aimed at satisfying the growing demand for “later life” borrowing, with deals that last well into retirement.<p>Challenger bank <b>Aldermore</b> says it will now let people carry on holding one …

Finance

Doctor bought jet and Maserati from proceeds of unnecessary chemotherapy for his patients

An American doctor bankrolled his “lavish” lifestyle by performing unnecessary chemotherapy and prescribing costly medication to potentially, …

Corruption

Italy's first black minister fears far-right party's government influence

Italy’s first black cabinet minister has expressed deep concerns about the entry into Italy’s government of the League, as the far-right party and the populist Five Star Movement (M5S) revealed plans for more detention centres to be built across the country.<p>Cécile Kyenge, who has been a regular …

Europe

Check Out This Archive Of Black Britain On Film

London features heavily in BFI's online archive, Black Britain on Film.<p>The collection features hundreds of documentaries, newsreels and feature …

How to make the perfect chocolate souffle

Regardless of religion, the one thing that unites us as nation at Easter is our boundless appetite for chocolate eggs – we spend £220m a year on the things. If you’re out to impress, however, turn those eggs into a chocolate souffle instead: richly flavoured, yet featherlight, it’s the perfect end …

Dessert

Late motherhood is on the rise, but as one who knows, it has its downsides

In Aldous Huxley’s <i>Brave New World</i>, published in 1932, only the savages, behaving like animals, became pregnant. “Normal” people had babies genetically designed, cloned and gestated in artificial wombs, the age of the mother and father irrelevant to the process.<p>In the real world, in 2018, we now …

Pregnancy

The British jazz explosion: meet the musicians rewriting the rulebook

Every so often, British jazz pops its head above the parapet, gets a Mercury nomination, and has a noodle on telly to remind everyone that it’s still there, like it’s always been, parping away from mainstream view. For many of us, jazz has seemed like something other people listened to. But in the …

Trumpeter

My life became entwined with a stranger in a tense mid-air drama

“If there is a doctor on the flight, please … ”<p>The call for a doctor reflexively ejects me out of my seat and towards the sick patient.<p>One flight in every 600 incurs a medical emergency – until recently I used to pack my trusted stethoscope that could actually hear a thing or two amid the din of …

Medicine

'I completely lost it': the movie scenes that made our writers weep

Aunt Lucy’s trip, Paddington 2<p>On the face of it, Paddington is a fairly broad kids film franchise about the hijinks of a CGI bear, and so probably shouldn’t make a grown human cry hot, salty tears. But that description ignores the fact that Paddington is a really, really well-made kids film …

Fried Green Tomatoes