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‘Black Cab Rapist’ John Worboys To Be Released From Jail

A notorious “black-cab” rapist who carried out more than 100 rapes and sexual assaults is to be released from prison. John Worboys used alcohol and drugs to incapacitate his victims between 2002 and 2008. The licensed London black cab driver told some women he had won money at a casino or lottery and offered them spiked champagne in an invitation to ...

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‘Celebrity Big Brother’: Dapper Laughs’ Potential Arrival Has Already Caused A Stir Among Fans

‘Celebrity Big Brother’ kicked off earlier this week and, as fans will know, this series is apparently all about celebrating women. As it marks 100 years since (some) women in Britain won the right to vote for the first time, the series started with an all-female line-up and on Friday (5 December), they’ll be joined by a some male housemates. ...

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Why This Teacher Couldn't Bring Himself To Correct A Pupil Who Gave Him The Wrong Answer

Children are full of surprises, but unfortunately for parents most of these involve toilet humour and finding old food hidden down the back of the sofa. But every now and then they shock us in a far more pleasant way, which is exactly what happened to primary school teacher Bret Turner on the first day of term. Having set a ‘puzzle ...

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Who Is Ashley James? 'Celebrity Big Brother' And 'Made In Chelsea' Star: Your Questions Answered

Channel 5 Listen, we all know that sometimes when Channel 5 announces the line-up for ‘Celebrity Big Brother’, producers play it somewhat fast and loose with the term “celebrity”. Yes, we remember Amanda Barrie from ‘Coronation Street’ and Ann Widdecombe from hanging from the ceiling by her waist on ‘Strictly’ (plus her questionable political leanings), but other members of the ...

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Gym Buddies #3: Meet Lauren Steadman, Our Inspirational New Columnist

I’m excited to announce our new Gym Buddies columnist, Paralympian Lauren Steadman. A double World Champion paratriathlete and current holder of the European title (which she has won five times), the 25-year-old is a force to be reckoned with. But while she’s an incredible athlete, she’s also very relatable and down-to-earth. Her first column reveals her secrets to success is setting small fitness goals and ...

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To Continue To Refer To 'Firemen' Is To Disrespect The Work Women Firefighters Do Each Day

Women have been firefighters in the UK for over 40 years.  The term ‘firemen’ was first challenged in the 80s,  and the result of the debate was the introduction of the gender unspecific ‘firefighter’.  (The accurate definition of the word ‘fireman’ is someone that stokes fires on a train – it has nothing to do with putting out fires). The ...

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Alcohol, Pregnancy And FASD. How Pip Archer Could Help Thousands Of Families

Everyone with a child with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) will appreciate that there are some things we don’t talk about in public. Even with this blog and all the things we have discussed, there are family secrets we have kept. There is something I haven’t shared until now, I’m an Archers addict. Listen to them every day without fail. ...

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MPs And Trade Unions Should Get More Say Over Jeremy Corbyn’s Successor, Labour First Group Says

PA Wire/PA Images ‘Moderate’ Labour activists are calling for MPs and trade unions to be handed back their traditional role in deciding the party’s leadership elections, HuffPost UK has learned. In a bid to make the party less ‘middle class and southern’, campaign group Labour First proposes the restoration of an electoral college and the scrapping of the one-member-one-vote system ...

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Applebee’s convinces us the 2018 diet can wait until 2019 with bottomless riblets

Y you do this to me, Applebee’s? (Picture: REX/Shutterstock) Shout out to Applebee’s for tearing down the #NewYearNewMe vibe. The American fast-food chain (like a TGI Friday’s but without merch all over the walls) is offering a deal that completely obliterates any attempt of getting that 2018 revenge bod: bottomless riblets and chicken tenders. Yas. And only for $12.99 because ...

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Gym Buddies #1: New Beginnings

Get this delivered to your inbox as part of our daily Gym Buddies newsletter. I have mixed feelings about New Year’s Day. On one hand I hate the thought of having to get out of my PJs and start acting like a responsible adult again, but on the other today is about new beginnings and endless possibility for the year ...

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