Asthma poses a threat to young people in the UK

Young people in the UK are more likely to die from Asthma or long-term illnesses than the other high-income European countries, according to a recent study by  Nuffield Trust and the Association of Young People’s Health (AYPH).  Asthma affects 5.4 million people in the UK and the study shows even though young people  are making […]

Your guide to the ultimate London craft beer festival

With dry January over we can finally raise our glasses this weekend to the return of the Craft Beer Rising Festival at Old Trumans Brewery in Brick Lane. The UK’s biggest craft beer festival will host over 178 food and drink stands which exhibit 155 of the best breweries around. It is the ultimate craft beer, […]

Vinyl at a 25 year-high

Vinyl are at a 25-year high purchasing rate, but why are people still buying them?  CDs have seen a drop of 9.6 million fewer purchases year-on-year since 2008 meaning only 32 million were sold in 2018, almost a 100 million decline since 2008. Streaming has become the new trend with music giants such as Spotify and […]

Gaming addictions are tearing families apart

Children as young as 11 have been taken into care for gaming addictions, which the World Health Organisation now consider a mental health problem.  A new investigation by the Mirror revealed 13 children had been removed from their families and taken into care due to concerns over gaming addictions. Whilst gaming is often considered to be […]

Criminals face up to two years of prison time for upskirting

Upskirting is now considered a criminal offence in England and Wales with suspects facing up to two years in prison as punishment. The new legislation has been approved by the House of Lords and is currently waiting final approval from the Royal Assent. Upskirting is a term coined for taking sexually intrusive photos up peoples […]

Alita: Battle Angel world Premier

The wait is finally over for science fiction and thriller fans with the new James Cameron and Robert Rodriguez collaboration, Alita: Battle Angel.  The special effects spectacular is due in Cinemas February 8th, featuring cast members Rosa Salazar, as Alita, and Oscar winners Christoph Waltz, Mahershala Ali, playing Dr. Dyson Ido and Jennifer Connelly as Chiren. […]

London mum’s 105 half marathons in 2019

How’s your weekend looking? With the Victoria Park Run this weekend marking the start of the London park run season, we spoke to Katrina Millere, the Londoner who has committed to two half marathons every weekend this year, about setting goals and the benefits of running.   Exercise, specifically dynamic workouts, tend to give people a […]