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modern human rights

Wi-Fi and getting a seat on the train are now considered...

Having a 4G mobile signal, choosing our own working hours and always having a seat on a train should be considered basic modern human...
questions that drive Brits mad

These are the top 25 questions that drive Brits mad

‘Did I lock the front door’, ‘do I have my phone’ and ‘have I paid the bills’ are among the top 25 questions that...
Believe in fate

Almost half of Brits believe in fate – but women are...

Almost half the nation believe in fate – but women are more convinced everything happens for a reason, according to a study. Researchers who polled...
middle aged

Researchers have found the top 50 signs you are middle aged

Ditching flat-pack furniture, being happy to spend money on carpets, and booking more holidays are among the signs someone is middle aged, according to...
Travel trends

8 Travel Trends for 2019

Leveraging its unique position as a travel and technology leader, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with incredible places to stay, has delved...

Anna Burns takes home the Man Booker Prize for her fourth...

Milkman is a tale of gossip and hearsay, silence and deliberate deafness. It is the story of inaction with enormous consequences. Anna Burns has become...
Combating loneliness

These are the ways over-65’s are combating loneliness

Using social networking sites, going for walks and joining dating websites are among the ways over-65's are combating loneliness, it has emerged. A study of...
Supervet Noel Fitzpatrick

Exclusive interview with Channel 4’s Supervet, Noel Fitzpatrick

With his rich Irish brogue, calm nature and undying love for animals, it’s no wonder that Supervet Noel Fitzpatrick is one of the most...
Goathland Yorkshire

There’s lots to love about the gorgeous North York Moors village...

There’s lots to love about the gorgeous North York Moors village of Goathland. Not only is it surrounded by peaceful moorland but it’s just a...
Paul Atkinson

What is it like to be an extra in a film?...

By Karen Shaw I first met Paul Atkinson over 25 years when I was a waitress at a local restaurant in Colne, at the time...

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