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Shell reveals the city car of the future with a flip up front

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
In about 50 years, three quarters of the world is expected to live in cities, while the number of cars on the road will double. While most manufacturers are developing electric solutions, unsurprisingly Shell has designed a vehicle that they say 'is ...
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Louis Theroux: I can put away two bottles of wine after lunch

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
It's 9am in a greasy spoon in Willesden Junction and I am being grilled by Louis Theroux. In a moment of unbridled honesty, I mistakenly divulged that I am hungover after an engagement party the night before (my own).
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Shakespeare's 400th Anniversary: Ian McKellen unveils Heuristic Shakespeare iPad app

International Business Times UK - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
With 23 April 2016 being the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, a group of actors including Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi have come together to help the audience understand every line of the playwright's work.
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Prince's former drug dealer reveals extent of his addiction

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
'He self medicated for years and was fine - so it wouldn't have been the opiates that killed him but the Tylenol. 'So perversely the doctors who thought they were helping him may have hurt him by prescribing Percocet.

Prince in private: lascivious, relentless, exacting, remote

The Guardian - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Prince in concert in 2011. Sometimes his band were assembled immediately after a show to watch a video of their performance and faced reprimand for bum notes, said his former publicist.

Mother of three Paula Phillips left homeless by Gravesham Council after Northfleet house swap nightmare

Kent Online - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
A mum with three young children has been left devastated and homeless after a house swap dream turned into a nightmare. Paula Phillips exchanged her three-bedroom home in Waterdales, Northfleet, for another three-bed in the same street, but with a ...
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Obituary: Prince

BBC News - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
Prince - who's died at his home in Minnesota near Minneapolis at the age of 57 - wrote hundreds of songs for himself and other artists.

4 bits of bad news the Tories sneaked out while everyone was watching the Queen's Birthday

Mirror.co.uk - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
David Cameron was delighted to celebrate the Queen's Birthday. Here's the things he slipped under the radar while everyone was distracted by royal cake.
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20 things you didn't know about Victoria Wood

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
Victoria Wood, the celebrated 62-year-old comedian, actress and writer, died after a short battle with cancer. Here are 20 things you probably didn't know about her.

my tattoos

BBC News - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
She has struggled to find value and self-worth all her life, but believes this will be easier without tattoos. “I want to start again,” she says.

How Zac Goldsmith imported Donald Trump's politics into Britain

Middle East Eye - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
When Zac Goldsmith entered British politics approximately 10 years ago, he brought something special with him. He seemed decent and non-partisan.
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Culture of dishonesty that's eating away the soul of the Tory party

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
When David Cameron campaigned for the Tory leadership ten years ago, he promised to remove the 'nasty party' stain from the Conservatives' image and, more generally, eliminate sleaze from the political process.
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Shakespeare's 400th anniversary: How is the Bard of Avon relevant today?

International Business Times UK - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
On 23 April 2016, people across the world will mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death. 'The Bard' as he is known, is widely considered the greatest writer in the English language, and his plays and poems have become an integral part ...
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A card-carrying fan of contactless, I'm now contactless-less – and it's not fun

The Guardian - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
In the first half of 2015, £2.5bn was spent in the UK using contactless cards. I've lost mine, and I'm now living life in the slow lane.
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Diesel recall: which cars are affected, will my MPG decrease, and should I still buy a diesel?

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
There are black clouds gathering above diesel cars - both figuratively and literally. Should you be worried if you own a diesel car, and should you think again if you're planning to buy one?
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Leicester City vs Swansea City: Claudio Ranieri talks Jamie Vardy ban and title hopes

International Business Times UK - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri has finally admitted the Foxes are aiming to win the Premier League. Being five points clear at the top of the table, with four games to go, Leicester are assured of a Champions League spot, but Ranieri has now confirmed ...
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The tragic romance that shaped Meryl Streep's life

New York Post - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
In 1978, a young Meryl Streep was on the verge of becoming the greatest actress of her generation. She was also about to lose the love of her life.
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Emmerdale death and pregnancy shock: 10 spoilers you need to know for next week

Metro - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
There are emotional times ahead in next week's visits to Emmerdale as one of the community's most beloved residents passes away, leaving Sandy in particular grief stricken.
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Beyoncé's new album: why is it called Lemonade, what do the lyrics mean, plus all you need to know

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
“Take one pint of water, add a half pound of sugar, the juice of eight lemons, the zest of half lemon. Pour the water into one, then to another several times.
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