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Nocturnal emotions – Aidan Moffat on his latest Nyx Nott nom de plume

Nocturnal emotions – Aidan Moffat on his latest Nyx Nott nom de plume

If you purchase the new Aidan Moffat album you’re in for a surprise – there’s no sign of the former Arab Strap frontman’s dulcet tones on this collection of eight instrumentals. However, if you’re to listen to the promotional release for the record – on which he goes under the alias Nyx Nótt – you’ll […]

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Is it safe to visit Vietnam? This is the latest official travel advice amid the coronavirus outbreak

Is it safe to visit Vietnam? This is the latest official travel advice amid the coronavirus outbreak

As the outbreak of coronavirus reaches more than 72,000 confirmed cases across the globe, there is much uncertainty regarding where is safe to visit, with 27 countries now affected by the virus. The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) amended its travel advice on Tuesday 4 February 2020, advising against all travel to Hubei Province […]

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The EU could ban British sausages as a result of Brexit

The EU could ban British sausages as a result of Brexit

British meat producers are concerned that they could be banned from exporting sausages to EU countries after Brexit. Currently, farmers and meat manufacturers require a certificate to sell animal products – but this does not exist for ‘meat preparation’ products. The certificate means that when anything is added to meat brought in from outside the […]

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A ‘ghost ship’ has washed up on the Irish shore after Storm Dennis

A ‘ghost ship’ has washed up on the Irish shore after Storm Dennis

One year ago, the crew of a 77 metre long shipping vessel called the Alta was rescued from the Atlantic ocean. Yesterday, the Irish coastguard was alerted as a large vessel crashed into the rocky cliffs of Ballycotton fishing village. The ship, identified as the Alta, had travelled thousands of miles, unmanned, to finally settle […]

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Channel 4 is looking for new contestants for Married at First Sight – here’s how you can apply

Channel 4 is looking for new contestants for Married at First Sight – here’s how you can apply

Tired of endlessly swiping in your quest to find the one? Why not put your love life into the hands of experts and apply for the latest season of Channel 4’s hit show, Married at First Sight. The hit UK reality TV show uses a panel of experts to match together couples from across the […]

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How to watch the Brit Awards tonight – and who’s performing

How to watch the Brit Awards tonight – and who’s performing

The UK will crown its favourite artists from the last year tonight (18 Feb) with the 2020 Brit Awards. The show will honour both local and global talent, with major stars like Lewis Capaldi, Michael Kiwanuka and Billie Eilish all nominated. As the awards celebrate their 40th birthday, this year’s ceremony is expected to be […]

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Today is Global Wine Day – would you try these unusual wines from around the world?

Today is Global Wine Day – would you try these unusual wines from around the world?

To celebrate Global Wine Day today (18 Feb), why not raise a glass from a unique and unexpected location? From the desert to central London, there are a range of wines from unusual places all over the world that are well worth trying. Whether it’s an unlikely vineyard located 3,600 feet above ground, or wine […]

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More than 600 workers have been seriously injured in Amazon UK warehouses

More than 600 workers have been seriously injured in Amazon UK warehouses

Hundreds of workers have been seriously injured in accidents at Amazon warehouses in the UK, according to new figures from general trade union, GMB. A Freedom of Information request by the union showed that there had been 622 serious injuries or near misses reported by Amazon to the Health and Safety Executive in the last […]

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No Time to Die: everything you need to know about the new James Bond film

No Time to Die: everything you need to know about the new James Bond film

The arrival of a new James Bond film is always an exciting movie event, and upcoming release, No Time to Die, looks like it will be no exception to that rule. No Time to Die, the 25th Bond movie to date, has recruited teenage sensation Billie Eilish to sing the new theme tune and assembled […]

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You can now buy a salted caramel flavour Twix – here’s where

You can now buy a salted caramel flavour Twix – here’s where

If you’re a Twix fan, then you’ll be delighted to know that Mars Inc has introduced a new salted caramel flavour. After launches in other parts of Europe, this new version of the classic chocolate bar has finally arrived in the UK. Wrapped in a turquoise wrapper, each bar is a classic Twix – but […]

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