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Study your business degree online – it’s the future

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Some have to travel across the country to get to university. Some have to catch a bus to campus. Some have the fortune of ‘rolling out of bed’ to get to their lectures. But what if you didn’t even need to get out of bed in the first place… Online degrees are fast becoming extremely popular in the UK.Taking a...

Win Ghostbusters on Blu-ray

To celebrate the release of GHOSTBUSTERS, available on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital now, we are offering you the chance to win one of 5 Blu-ray copies of the film! The GHOSTBUSTERS franchise makes its long-awaited return with Director Paul Feig’s unique and hilarious take on the classic supernatural comedy, led by the freshest minds in comedy today, Melissa McCarthy, Kristen...

Win a LIVE BY NIGHT Prize Bundle

LIVE BY NIGHT is the edge-of-your-seat crime thriller directed by and starring Ben Affleck, arriving in UK cinemas on January 13th. To celebrate the release, you have the chance to win a stunning prize bundle inspired by the film. Oscar winner Ben Affleck (“Argo”) directed and stars in the dramatic crime thriller “Live by Night.”  Affleck also wrote the screenplay, based...

Women only wear 62% of what they pack to take to a festival

festival guide to packing

Depending on who you are, packing for a long weekend away can be a highly stressful experience but packing for a festival where you need to include all necessities for the unpredictable English weather means you need to step up your packing game. The avid festival goers amongst us may have the packing process nailed but for festival newbies a little more help is required.With research...

Perfect planning for Christmas 2015

With the summer behind us and the evenings getting darker, it is time to start thinking about the festive season. Although there is still time before the Christmas rush hits us, remember what you promised yourself last year? ‘Next year I am definitely starting my Christmas shopping early!’Follow our top tips below to get organised for Christmas now before...

This is our 20’s: The Beard

I've grown a beard. It was accidental to begin with. Like, I just couldn't be arsed to trim it for a few weeks, then there it was, and here it is. Because I'm working in Shoreditch, it kind of feels right, but if I wasn't, would it be right to feel so wrong? In a way I've taken to it...

Rugby fans braced for whole host of World Cup entertainment

We’re now just four months away from the kick-off of one of the most anticipated sporting events of the last four years – the Rugby World Cup. To the delight of many British rugby fans, the 2015 event will be hosted in England at a variety of locations including Leicester City Stadium, St James’ Park and Twickenham Stadium. Welsh fans will...

When tech meets logistics… Who you gonna call?

Watch the video below and see how Visual Planet uses Fed Ex for their business needs. Visual Planet is nothing like you've ever seen before, actually, let's start again. Visual Planet produces tech that you've probably only seen in sci-fi movies. The kinda tech that you would expect Tom Cruise to be using in Mission Impossible or Xander Cage in...

Win ARRIVAL on DVD

One of the best films of the year, the riveting ARRIVAL, comes to Blu-ray, Blu-ray Steelbook (exclusive to Zavvi) and DVD on 20th March 2017 – and to celebrate its release we have a DVD to give away to 3 lucky winners! From director Denis Villeneuve – ARRIVAL was nominated for eight Oscars® at the 89th Academy Awards® including Best...

Do You Know Your ‘Motoring Jargon’?

Open up a car magazine or a brochure than can help you find the right car for you and you might encounter motoring jargon that you probably have no idea about. Although it might take some time before you can get accustomed to these jargons, you can start early by finding the meaning in our handy guide to motoring jargons...

Ten Quick and Easy Home Improvement Tips

Whether you’re obsessed with DIY or you just want to spruce up your home, there are hundreds of ways to make a difference. Below, we’ve rounded up ten of our best easy home improvement tips. Grout your tilesIf your bathroom or kitchen is looking a little tired, then re-grouting your tiles is a great way to improve the appearance of...

How to successfully sell your home online

Using an online estate agent might sound like a risky venture to the seller who has never used one before. It’s a transaction involving a physical piece of property costing hundreds of thousands of pounds or more, seemingly being carried out by someone in a virtual world. Little wonder then, that the world of online estate agency has perhaps been...

Win I, Daniel Blake on DVD

Winner of the Palme d’Or at Cannes 2016 and winner of Outstanding British Film at the 2017 BAFTA Awards, Entertainment One (eOne) is pleased to announce that the critically acclaimed film – I, DANIEL BLAKE – will be available on Blu-ray and DVD from 27th February 2017; to celebrate, we have 3 x DVDs up for grabs! Daniel Blake has...

Win an Awesome GHOSTBUSTERS Prize Bundle.

To celebrate the release of Ghostbusters on Monday the 11th of July we have 5 awesome prize bundles to give away to our readers. Ghostbusters makes its long-awaited return, rebooted with a cast of hilarious new characters. Thirty years after the beloved original franchise took the world by storm, director Paul Feig brings his fresh take to the supernatural comedy,...

Things you should let go of in 2016

For many 2015 wasn’t what it was cracked up to be, there were many things that they held onto that prevented them to live life to the fullest. Well, it’s a fresh start, so why not let it all go and try to get back to you again. You’re the pilot now, it’s a new year, and the destination is...

Win an Itunes download of The Pyramid Texts

Solascope Motion Pictures is proud to announce the digital release of THE PYRAMID TEXTS –  winner of Best Performance in a British Feature Film for lead actor James Cosmo and nominee for the Michael Powell Award for Best British Feature at the 69th Edinburgh International Film Festival.To celebrate the film releasing on iTunes 28th April 2017, we have three iTunes codes to give to three lucky...

Most dangerous industries uncovered

Both in the UK and around the world, there are industry sectors that are unquestionably dangerous. Whether a job in question involves handling toxic chemicals, working with heavy machinery or being exposed to harsh weather conditions, there are all kinds of reasons why it may not be as safe as your typical office-based 9-5. Furthermore, although the UK has an...

Pick your own field of flowers ahead of Mothers Day

Cath Kidston created London's very first 'pick your own' field of flowers ahead of Mothers Day this weekend. https://youtu.be/6I7OlbWQBaQOn a sunny Southbank in London, the iconic Great British brand recreated their signature polkadot print out of 4,000 pink and white gerboras, which the public were invited to come and pick to bring home to mothers ahead of this weekend.The installation...

Suttons Seeds examines the importance of bee-friendly gardening

Leading garden retailer Suttons Seeds has examined the importance of bee-friendly gardening in their latest visual. From pollenating flowers to creating honey, bees play a vital yet often overlooked role. Despite providing around 1/3 of our available food, the population of bees is in decline as a result of factors like disease, urbanisation, intensive farming and Colony Collapse Disorder.The visual...

Ways to Keep Your Energy Bills Low This Fall

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Do you worry about your home heating bills in the winter? You don’t have to. Finding ways to keep your energy bill low doesn’t have to be complicated, and even in the winter you can slash your household bills.Check out the tips below to find out the many ways to keep your energy bill as low as possible this fall,...

What You Need to Consider Before Building a Mechanic Business

Although the majority of mechanics make their livelihood by working for somebody else, if you have a large number of years of experience working with cars behind you and an extensive motor skill set, you might be considering setting up your own auto repair business and being your own boss doing the job that you are good at. However, for...

Fix Up Your Home to Increase its Value

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This post talks about the best fixes you can do to increase the value of your home and make it look tip top at the same time. Work LogicallyWork out your budget for improvements and work steadily through each one. Some things can be fixed with a lick of paint, sealant, or replacement parts. You can get pretty much everything...

Win a Signed ‘The Girl on the Train’ Poster

With The Girl On The Train still in cinemas we have obtained a signed poster from the film to giveaway to one lucky reader. Based on Paula Hawkins’ bestselling novel, The Girl on the Train is adapted for the screen by Erin Cressida Wilson and Taylor, it stars Emily Blunt, Rebecca Ferguson, Haley Bennett, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans, Allison Janney and...

Win a copy of Oscar Winning ‘Spotlight’ on DVD.

To celebrate the release of Oscar winning Spotlight – the gripping true story behind the scandal that shook the world on Blu-rayTM, DVD and Download from 23rd May 2016 we are giving away a copy of the DVD to one lucky reader. Spotlight presents us with outstanding performances from a group of exceptional leading cast members: Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo,...

Financial hacks that could transform your 2016 revealed

life hack

Surviving 2016: Financial hacks that could transform your year A new infographic has been designed to help the UK keep on top of their finances throughout 2016. With January now out of the way, many households across the country will be relaxing on their saving regimes after making it through the post-festive season.However, with a new report stating that one in four...

Five best-looking rooms in 2016

With the end of 2016 fast approaching, it’s time to reflect on the best interior design choices for 2016. Below, we’ve rounded up five of our favourite rooms from the past year.Newport Street Gallery, LondonAlthough the home of the Damien Hirst art collection may not be a choice for your home improvements pin board, the architecture and stunning clean finish...

Is investing in a property abroad the best option?

Looking to add to your property portfolio? Why place a limit on your ambitions? Some of the very best property listings that you’ll come across are for homes overseas, so why not consider branching out? Don’t dismiss a foreign property investment out of hand – weigh up the pros and cons and see if it’s something you can reap the...

Sponsored Video: Pancreatic Cancer Action – Could you see it coming?

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Sponsored by The 7th Chamber: Friday 13th today, which is usually associated with horror films and bad luck. Just today, Pancreatic Cancer Action has released a video, which aims to raise the awareness of pancreatic cancer in the form of a Friday 13th film-trailer based setting.Whilst horror films these days are shocking yet predictable, ask yourself, could any of us really see pancreatic cancer coming?The...

Watch: Syria’s Young Talent #UpForSchool – Let them fulfil their potential

Rap music, as we all know, is all about telling a story. “We used to run when we were crossing the street so they (Snipers) wouldn’t hit us.” These are the words of Abdulrahman, aged 12, describing his everyday life in war-torn Syria. How’s that for a story?We invite you to meet three young brothers who arrived in Lebanon as...

Should You Choose a Traditional or Unique Engagement Ring?

engagement ring

Today, more and more women are taking to choosing their own engagement rings, rather than waiting for a surprise with the proposal. Choosing your own engagement ring not only makes things significantly easier for your other half when it comes to making the right choice, it also means that you have the freedom to go out and choose an engagement...