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24 September 2020

How to have a socially distant Macmillan Coffee Morning

With COVID-19 restrictions in place you may be questioning how you can host a fundraising event during the pandemic, however these top 10 tips from Etiquette Expert Jo Bryant on ...

24 September 2020

With three months to go, could these five television shows save 2020?

Let's face it, 2020 has been one of the most miserable years in existence. With the coronavirus pandemic, a lack of leadership in many countries across the globe and the future ...
24 September 2020

Exclusive: Mikey Votano talks about living with ADHD and premieres his new music video

Fifteen years after I stopped taking my first dose of ADHD medication I began my second. To celebrate World Mental Health Day on October 10th and the release of my Crazy music video, ...

23 September 2020

Female First's top gifts for Librans

-  Liberate yourself with Aqua Libra: Aqua Libra is available in three delicious flavours Raspberry & Apple, Grapefruit & Pineapple and NEW Cucumber, Mint & Lime at selected Waitrose, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and ...

22 September 2020

Layke guest feature: Sexuality, LGBTQI and discovering who you are

As I sit here and write this I’m thinking about how far I’ve come, and how even being in a position to be asked to write this for other people ...

22 September 2020

Review: Onward on Oculus Quest

Playing a game like Onward in virtual reality was always going to be an immersive experience, but with the Oculus Quest offering the opportunity to go wireless whilst playing, that experience has ...

21 September 2020

Iconic clock towers and landmarks in 11 countries lit up to mark International Day of Peace

Iconic clock towers and landmarks across the planet lit up with a powerful call to action to drive peace on International Day of Peace, 21 September. To mark the UN-sanctioned ...

21 September 2020

Five soap stars who made a name for themselves after leaving their shows

Following the news that Jake Wood had decided to leave Albert Square behind and quit his EastEnders role for good, we got to thinking about other stars who had done the same ...
17 September 2020

The best kept (top) secret TV

Most of us are familiar with the likes of Homeland, 24, Jack Ryan and Killing Eve, but there’s a slew of secret service sensations that may have gone deep undercover and under your radar...  As ...

15 September 2020

Good Lord: Uncovering the Secret Link Between Jesus, India and the World’s Religions

From the grim familiarity of racially fuelled violence to widespread government corruption and worsening diplomatic relations, the world is in a state of devastating upheaval, social discord and unprecedented suffering. ...
14 September 2020

The very best CBD to keep you chill through the rest of 2020

Cannabidiol, otherwise known as CBD, is a chemical compound found in marijuana which can be extracted and used in a variety of ways. Legal in the United Kingdom, CBD isn't ...

12 September 2020

15 upcoming gaming releases we can't wait for before 2020 comes to an end

It's a little strange to think we're almost two full weeks into September. 2020 has been one long slog for a number of different reasons, but for gamers, the next ...

11 September 2020

I tried to learn guitar in lockdown: Here's what happened!

There's something truly empowering about every person who can pick up an acoustic guitar and play it effortlessly, showcasing their talent with a few plucks of the instrument's strings and ...

10 September 2020

In memory of Dame Diana Rigg: Seven of her greatest career highlights

Actress Dame Diana Rigg passed away earlier today (September 10th, 2020) at the age of 82. Her agent released a statement confirming the news, saying that she "died peacefully early ...

8 September 2020

Review: Hyatt Regency Manchester

All the way back in March, just a few days before nationwide lockdown was implemented, the lovely folk at Hyatt Regency Manchester invited us over for a night's stay in ...

8 September 2020

Meet the 10 queens competing in the first ever season of Drag Race Holland

Fans of RuPaul's Drag Race have never been happier with the amount of content coming their way. We've seen not only the main series, but RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars as well as RuPaul's ...

7 September 2020

Review: Is the wireless Oculus Quest the perfect virtual reality headset?

Virtual reality is something I have a love/hate relationship with. I absolutely adore having the chance to quite literally step into some virtual worlds, but there have been a handful of ...

7 September 2020

Five seriously snazzy home decor items you can create with minimal materials!

Whilst in lockdown, we’ve all been getting more creative in entertaining not only ourselves, but the loved ones we live with. Whether that’s resulted in hilarious Zoom parties with families ...

4 September 2020

Exclusive: Unintentional versus meaningful bias being an ethnic minority in the music industry

Writing this article for me is definitely not an easy task. I’ve started it a few times and not been able to follow through. Initially, I didn’t think being an ethnic ...

2 September 2020

Everything you need to know about World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

Who would’ve thought that World of Warcraft would be gearing up to release their EIGHTH expansion, inviting players back for yet another unforgettable adventure through new zones and an entirely undiscovered frontier? With a ...

31 August 2020

What happened to #BeKind? Chadwick Boseman’s tragic death MUST inspire change

Last week (August 28th, 2020), it was announced that Chadwick Boseman had passed away, following a four-year battle with colon cancer. The actor had been dealing with the disease privately, ...

31 August 2020

Why Invest in a Coach?

The simple answer is ‘because you don’t know what you don’t know’. Let me explain.  You have a way the world occurs for you which is different to how it ...
25 August 2020

Toyota Survey Reveals Top Causes of Holiday Driving Stress

As thousands of UK drivers set off on UK staycations this week, a new survey of more than 1,000 UK drivers, by Toyota, reveals that holiday car journeys can be ...
24 August 2020

Celebrating Milla Jovovich: Taking a look at her best roles so far!

Milla Jovovich is an American actress, model, and musician, with an established career starring roles in numerous science fiction and action films such as The Fifth Element and the Resident ...