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12 January 2021

Podcast of the Week: School Daze with Max and Harvey

After bringing our Podcast of the Week series back to life last Tuesday, we continue today by showcasing one of our brand new addictions: School Daze with Max and Harvey! ...
10 January 2021

Saying goodbye to unhelpful new year's resolutions in 2021

As you, your friends and your family all strike up the inevitable, annual conversations regarding your new year’s resolutions, it is important to pause to take a second to re-evaluate ...

9 January 2021

Sinister Saturday: The chilling story of Ed Kemper

Edmund Kemper seemed like a gentle giant to some, but not when you know his true character. His crimes and even his childhood are horrifying. Edmund Kemper was born in 1948 ...

7 January 2021

Seven TV shows coming to an end in 2021

Over the past 12 months, television has provided a lifeline for many people who have been looking for an escape from the chaos and madness of the real world. Whilst ...
5 January 2021

How to enjoy your own hometown as a tourist

For many of us, last year’s getaways were limited and, for the most part we were having to get creative with our staycations, in the summer, over Christmas, and in ...
5 January 2021

Podcast of the Week: RedHanded with Suruthi Bala and Hannah Maguire

It’s been a while since we spotlighted our favourite podcasts on Female First, but there’s something about the New Year that makes us want to jump into a whole bunch of ...
5 January 2021

What happened to the Black Widow, Victoria Breeden from 24 Hours in Police Custody?

Hit Channel 4 series 24 Hours in Police Custody made its return this week with two-part special Black Widow, examining the story of Victoria Breeden who was accused of trying ...

4 January 2021

Everything you can expect to watch on Star as part of Disney+ this February

Announced in late 2020 to much excitement and anticipation, Star will become the sixth brand to launch as part of streaming service Disney+, joining Marvel, Star Wars, Pixar, National Geographic ...
4 January 2021

A who’s who of Marvel’s The New Mutants and the superpowers they possess

Directed by Josh Boone, who co-wrote alongside Knate Lee, The New Mutants finally hit cinemas in late 2020, albeit to reduced audiences due to the coronavirus pandemic. Fortunately, the film's ...
2 January 2021

Excited to buy more books? Here are six being released in the first six months of 2021!

While the future of 2021 is unsure, at least there is plenty of content from films and TV to the wonderful array of books coming our way. Many books are coming ...
2 January 2021

EastEnders’ abuse storyline with Danny Dyer and four other important topics the soap has tackled

After seeing Mick Carter (Danny Dyer) finally confide in his wife Linda (Kellie Bright) in last night’s (January 2nd, 2021) episode of EastEnders about the abuse he suffered as a ...
2 January 2021

Who’s taking part in episode two of The Masked Singer UK? Your first look at the mystery celebs!

Following the brilliant premiere last week (December 26th, 2020) that saw Sophie Ellis-Bextor as the first famous face to take off her Alien mask, the second series of Britain’s The Masked ...

2 January 2021

Sinister Saturday: The odd story of David Berkowitz

Another story involving a serial killer, but this week we focus on one that was rumoured to be the fault of a posessed dog...  Who is David Berkowitz? David Berkowitz in ...

31 December 2020

The final Film of the Week for this year: Toy Story 2!

As it is New Year’s Eve 2020, we thought it best for a Film of the Week to not be a new release, but an older one. A more nostalgic ...
31 December 2020

Leave 2020 behind, and check out five new films releasing in the New Year!

2020 has not been the best year as we all know, for a multitude of reasons. One thing that has kept many going is movies and TV, despite the lack ...
29 December 2020

Five video games we’d love to see get a physical release on Nintendo Switch

After recently discovering a whole bunch of indie games that haven't yet made it to physical release on Nintendo Switch, and the brilliant Super Rare Games company that bring some ...

29 December 2020

The seven best new and returning TV shows starting in January 2021 that you should be watching!

As we head into a new year, many of us will be hoping for plenty more distractions from the goings on in the real world! With television a lifeline for ...
28 December 2020

7 tips for success as a YouTube blogger

It seems like everyone wants to be a YouTube video blogger these days. But it takes a person with special skills and abilities to make a successful YouTube blogging channel. You ...

24 December 2020

Festive Film of the Week: We have to go with… Elf!

Who can say they don’t like Elf, really? It is the ultimate Christmas movie - it contains everything you want in a festive film; a grown man dressed as an ...
24 December 2020

22 of the best major movies coming in the first half of 2021

Though 2020 may have felt like one of the slowest years of all time, due to the coronavirus pandemic, staying home at pretty much every possible opportunity, and a lack ...
24 December 2020

David Walliams discusses the challenges of filming Jack and the Beanstalk: After Ever After

David Walliams is set to make a giant return on our screens this Christmas as he stars in Jack and the Beanstalk: After Ever After on Sky One. This enchanting special begins ...
24 December 2020

15 Coolest Gifts For Your One And Only Beau

Let the festivities begin with laughter, joy, and all things sweet to cherish forever. Gift your beloved a special something that will not only be precious but also of great ...

22 December 2020

We Need to Ditch 4K Video in Order to Fight Climate Change

Streaming a television show in HD might well shave a bit off your carbon emission output. Scientists at the UK Royal Society have stated that this is going to make ...

20 December 2020

How to have an eco-friendly Christmas

Thinking of ways to make your Christmas eco-friendly can be difficult if you don’t know the right places to look. You can opt for more environmentally-friendly Christmas trees, gifts and ...