February 9, 2021

Twitter says US election changes took their toll on user numbers – but it was worth it

Twitter has revealed that changes to the platform designed to combat misinformation ahead of the US election had resulted in a "small but measurable" hit to user numbers.
February 9, 2021

Spider crab could get name change to appeal to British diners

Cornwall's fishing industry is considering changing the names of some of its most common catches to icrease their appeal to consumers in post-Brexit Britain.
February 9, 2021

Pub beer sales fell by £7.8bn in 2020 due to coronavirus restrictions

Sales of beer in pubs fell by 56%, or £7.8bn, last year as lockdowns and trading restrictions took their toll, according to industry figures.
February 9, 2021

Crystals for love: The eight crystals you need to attract love

CRYSTALS help to balance your heart chakra, making matters of the heart much easier. Here's the eight best crystals for love.
February 9, 2021

How to thaw your frozen pipes: What to do if your pipes freeze

FROZEN pipes are a common problem for Britons during winter as the cold weather sets in. Although extremely frustrating, there are ways to prevent the issue as well as things you can do to thaw frozen pipes.
February 9, 2021

Heart disease: The amount of coffee you should drink to lower your heart failure risk

HEART DISEASE is one of the most common causes of death in the UK and across the world, but making some diet or lifestyle changes could lower your risk of coronary heart disease. Drinking coffee could protect against heart failure, scientists have clai...
February 9, 2021

Stomach bloating: Experts recommend the power of sleep to help ease pain and symptoms

STOMACH bloating is typically the result of a build-up of gas in the gastrointestinal tract. Experts recommend the power of sleep to help ease your symptoms.
February 9, 2021

What is the Chinese New Year animal for 2021?

THE CHINESE NEW YEAR starts on Friday, February 12. What is the Chinese New Year animal for 2021?
February 9, 2021

Vue chief Richards gets Downing Street nod as BFI chair

The government is to name the head of one of Britain's biggest cinema chains as the next chair of the British Film Institute (BFI) despite concerns about his ability to serve a full term in the role.
February 9, 2021

Mortgage rates: 10% mortgages to make a comeback in 2021 – ‘banks want to lend’

MORTGAGES have had a tough year in 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic caused deals to vanish from the market and interest rates shot up. But according to one industry expert, 10 percent mortgages will make a comeback in 2021, in what is undoubtedly great...
February 9, 2021

Princess Eugenie baby: Royal’s new son is an Aquarius – personality traits

PRINCESS EUGENIE, 30, and Jack Brooksbank, 35, welcomed a baby boy into the world today. Being born in February means the newborn falls under the Aquarius star sign. What are the personality traits of an Aquarian?
February 9, 2021

Aviation sector demands urgent help as COVID restrictions tightened

Britain's beleaguered aviation industry has issued a fresh plea for state help as the government set out plans to quarantine travellers from 33 countries in hotels and tightened COVID testing rules for all arrivals.