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22 December 2019

2010-2019: The 20 best movies of the decade [20-11]

Today, I’m taking a look at some of the best movies of the past decade, in my top 20 countdown! To start things off, I’ll be reminiscing about entries which ...
21 December 2019

Female First Awards 2019: Heroine of the Year

It's one of the most important awards we give at the Female First Awards, nominating women who have made a huge positive impact on social, political and economical issues among ...

21 December 2019

Six seriously brilliant Christmas films to get you in the festive mood!

If you're still not feeling festive, then we think it's time to settle down for the next few days ahead of December 25th, and put on some of the seriously ...
21 December 2019

2010-2019: The 20 best scripted TV shows of the decade (10-1)

Yesterday, I kicked off my countdown of the 20 best television shows of the past 10 years. It’s been an extremely memorable decade, packed full of twists and turns nobody ...
20 December 2019

A nation divided: Wish reveals growing disparity between young adults who get stocking at Christmas

New research reveals a shocking divide between the millennials and Gen-Zs who do and don’t receive a stocking at Christmas. Despite two thirds of young adults wanting to bring back ...
20 December 2019

2010-2019: The 20 best scripted TV shows of the decade (20-11)

The past 10 years have been memorable, to say the very least. Whether you’re caught up in the unpredictable world of politics, left open-mouthed by the latest franchises making their ...
20 December 2019

Film of the Week: Elf

We all know there are thousands of Christmas films out there; more come out every year and they all fight for the top spot. Despite the myriad of festive flicks out ...
19 December 2019

Female First Awards 2019: Villain of the Year

There have been some great moments this year, but for every great moment, there's been a terrible one. The news has been full of villains all year, but who has ...
19 December 2019

Women prefer slots and lottery games to strategy when gambling, study finds

A recent study has shown that women tend to prefer slots and lottery games for their gambling needs rather than strategy, so we take a look at the key reasons behind ...

18 December 2019

Unwrapping the secrets of staying dry during the Christmas and New Year's party season

Christmas parties and New Year's Eve extravaganzas, with copious amounts of drinking and dancing, have all the ingredients for festive fun but is often a recipe for disaster in terms ...

18 December 2019

Witching Hour: Celebrating the re-birth of the Sun at the Winter Solstice

It's the most magical month of the year not because of the Christmas hype, but because almost everyone is celebrating something; whether it be Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or Las Posadas. ...

17 December 2019

Seven reasons to invest in a Christmas Eve Box

If you are on the fence as to whether a Christmas Eve box is a good purchase or not- we have rounded together all of the benefits to getting them ...

17 December 2019

A day in the life of Oscar-nominated Hair and Makeup Designer, Lizzie Yianni-Georgiou

This week (December 16th, 2019) has already been a huge one for Hair and Makeup Designer, Lizzie Yianni-Georgiou, after she found herself making the shortlist for an Oscar thanks to ...

17 December 2019

Instagram influencer and beauty guru CC Clarke gives her top winter skin care tips

With the ice setting in and the days getting colder, it's more important than ever to ensure we look after our skin! We asked beauty guru and Instagram influencer CC ...
17 December 2019

Richard Hammond predicts backlash from wife when she sees new Grand Tour finale [EXCLUSIVE]

Richard Hammond admits his wife Mindy will be 'a bit miffed' when she watches his latest adventure alongside his TV brothers in arms, Jeremy Clarkson and James May. The familiar ...
16 December 2019

The ultimate food and drink taste test for Christmas and New Year

This year, we've been sent a whole host of different products to try out, especially selected for the Christmas and New Year period! Promising brutal honesty, we've now put together ...
16 December 2019

Female First Awards 2019: You Tuber of the Year

When I was asked to showcase my favourite You Tuber of the Year for our awards season on Female First, there are two men that stand out firmly in my ...

16 December 2019

Six pawsome presents for your pooch this Christmas!

With Christmas now under two weeks away, we're doing our last-minute shopping, and got to thinking about what our pet pooches may enjoy opening on the morning of December 25th! ...
15 December 2019

Female First Awards 2019: Podcast of the Year

When I was asked to showcase my Podcast of the Year on Female First- in my mind there was no contest- there is a clear winner for me this year ...
14 December 2019

The Female First Awards 2019: Politician of the Year

We're going all political during today's Female First Awards feature, nominating five of the world's most successful women in politics for the accolade, and celebrating them for what they have achieved over ...

14 December 2019

Joey Essex pranked by Elves Behaving Badly and encourages you all to get mischievous with your own!

The countdown is well and truly on, it’s a few weeks until the big day (Christmas of course!) and unless you’ve been living under a rock you might have seen ...
13 December 2019

Make your house smell like an Italian kitchen with Casa Zilli luxury candles [REVIEW]

It's not always easy to buy for a food-lover at Christmas. Sure cookbooks, hampers and novelty aprons come in handy, but when everyone else has opted for the same thing, ...
13 December 2019

Fresh Perspective: Watching Martin Scorsese classic GoodFellas for the first time...

Hello everyone! Welcome back to Fresh Perspective, where I’ll be reviewing films I’ve never seen before. After watching Taxi Driver (1976) for a previous entry, I craved for some more ...

13 December 2019

Film of the Week: Love Actually

Love Actually is perhaps one of the greatest Christmas films and rom-coms rolled into one. This movie may be the most endearing and warm offering of the festive season; it's one to watch ...