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7 November 2020

Sinister Saturday: The Chilling Tale of Jeffrey Dahmer

Jeffrey Dahmer (otherwise now knows as the Milwaukee Monster) was an American serial killer whose crimes ranged from 1978 to 1991, when he was arrested. Born on the 21st May ...

6 November 2020

The top 10 action and adventure films with over 90% on Rotten Tomatoes

With less new movies coming out today, we might have to rewatch a few to keep us entertained! Why not check out these top 10 action and adventure films with ratings over ...
5 November 2020

Gillian Anderson’s best roles: Seven memorable characters the iconic actor has taken on

With the news that Gillian Anderson would be starring in the role of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the upcoming fourth season of Netflix original series The Crown, we got to ...
5 November 2020

Can't go out for Bonfire night? These six films with incredible firework scenes have you covered

With lockdown descending on the UK once more, many will be looking to other forms of entertainment to get their fireworks fix tonight (November 5th). Bearing that in mind, we've ...
5 November 2020

Five of television's biggest characters in supporting roles

Television has a lot to offer us in terms of characters and the actors that play them. Having just the one perfect character can sometimes be enough to keep returning to ...
4 November 2020

Excited about Gal Gadot's return in Wonder Woman 1984? Here is what we know about the sequel so far

Written by Melissa, who you can follow on twitter @melissajournal When it comes to DC, it can be a mixed bag regarding their films, from the brilliant The Dark Knight (2008), to a ...
4 November 2020

How to have a mindful Bonfire Night in lockdown

By Sarah Romotsky, Director of Healthcare Partnerships at Headspace As we head into the winter months, it’s important we focus on the small things and prioritise our mental wellbeing to ...
3 November 2020

The best video game releases coming in November 2020 alongside the Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5

This month is going to be one of the most historic in video game history. Along with a whole slew of exciting title releases, there’s also the arrival of the ...
3 November 2020

Exclusive: Libby Brodie on why we need more female filmmakers in the industry

A fundamental role of the Arts is to tell stories, allowing audiences to step into someone else's shoes for a couple of hours and have experiences, engage with ideas and empathise ...
3 November 2020

A day in the life of a Senior Aerospace Engineer at BAE Systems

I am Senior Aerospace Engineer at BAE Systems working on the Team Tempest project. Team Tempest is a collaboration between industry and government to investigate technologies for the next generation ...

3 November 2020

Purple Tuesday: Everything you need to know

Today (November 3rd) marks Purple Tuesday; a day where hundreds of retailers take part in focusing their efforts on making shopping easier for people with disabilities. After all, it really ...

2 November 2020

The best new movies coming your way in November, from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+

Now that Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced England will be going into a full lockdown from Thursday November 5th, we’ve been taking a look at what it means for new ...
2 November 2020

How to have a hygge Bonfire Night in lockdown

Bonfire Night is one of the most hygge times of year because of its focus on light, whether that is from the bonfire, the sparklers or the fireworks, with that ...
2 November 2020

The best TV shows coming your way in November, from I’m A Celeb 2020 to The Crown Season 4

With the announcement that England would be going into full lockdown once more this November, lasting to at least December 2nd 2020, television is once again going to be a lifesaver ...
1 November 2020

Nadia Sawalha shares how she coped with lockdown and discusses her new You Tube channel

by @RealKevinPalmer  Nadia Sawalha spoke to Female First in an exclusive interview and in the first part here, she talks about her experiences during lockdown and her highly successful YouTube channel. ...
30 October 2020

How to have a mindful Halloween

By Sarah Romotsky, Director of Healthcare Partnerships at Headspace Halloween is set to look very different this year, with social restrictions meaning that spooky themed events are few and far ...
29 October 2020

Five things we should all know about seagrass

Grass is something we may all be familiar with from walks in our local parks. What may be less familiar is grass growing underwater. Seagrass grows in dense meadows under ...

27 October 2020

A day in the life of a theme park engineer

I am the co-owner and Creative Producer at theme park design consultancy Firefly Creations and it is my role to make sure all of our projects are progressing to deliver ...

27 October 2020

A day in the life of a British Space Operations Engineer

By Vinita Marwaha Madill My day always has a speedy start! At 8am, before I can brew a nice cup of tea, I remotely meet with a global team in Asia ...
26 October 2020

Singer Sam Bailey shares how she spent her lockdown... in the pub!

With Britain back in the midst of local lockdowns and many opting not to go to the pub, X Factor's Sam Bailey has come up with a solution and built ...
23 October 2020

Seven terrifying short horror films you can watch on YouTube this Halloween

There are a lot of different suggestions on what to watch over the Halloween period, but with so much going on in the world, many of us can find ourselves lacking ...
23 October 2020

Female First's top gifts for Scorpios

-  Let your personality shine through with the Zodiac Pendant Necklaces, by Ottoman Hands.  The gold Scorpio star sign pendant rests against the Opal gemstone charm, making it the perfect ...

22 October 2020

Your weekly horoscope: 19th-25th October 2020

Jupiter, the planet of luck, opportunity and expansion alongside Saturn, the planet of discipline, control and contraction are in alignment of the moon this week, two opposites of the spectrum ...

22 October 2020

Loose Women celebrate Black History Month with first-ever all-black panel

With Black History Month well underway, ITV's Loose Women made some history of their own when they introduced the show's first-ever all-black panel. Newsreader Charlene White joined Kéllé Bryan, Judi Love and Brenda Edwards ...