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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...

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...

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...

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...

Should You Choose a Traditional or Unique Engagement Ring?

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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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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,...

Financial hacks that could transform your 2016 revealed

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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...

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...

Find a feature for your living room

When you think about it, the way we all organise our living rooms is to a pretty standard format. After all, we all need somewhere to sit with a space for the television, as well as somewhere to put our coffee or glass of wine down! But to make your living room stand out from the crowd doesn’t take too...

Challenge yourself for charity

Challenge yourself for charity

Charity events are a great way for people to challenge themselves while raising money for a good cause. According to the 2014 UK Giving study by the Charities Aid Foundation, the total amount donated to charity by UK adults has been on the increase, topping £10.6 billion in 2014. The large number of challenges for charity events available all year...

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...

How to make your business stand out at exhibition

We often notice businesses which have been recognised in multiple awards, whether customer recognitions or ‘best in show’. Businesses receive a great deal of exposure during exhibitions with the opportunity for stalls to stand out and contact details to be distributed. From this first point of contact with an interested audience the journey to securing your sale is shortened.Even if...

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...

Looking Your Best, Even When You’re On the Job

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Not everybody is skilled at business and professional clothing. No matter what your job, if you work in an area where you are visible to patrons, there are certain expectations about how you should dress. For people who wear uniforms, all of the decisions are made on your behalf. For people without such constraints, there is a great deal more...

Job hunting tips for this year: how to find your perfect role

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Landing a new job can be an exciting time in anyone’s professional career. It allows you to make new connections, put your skills to the test and transform your daily commute – but hunting for your dream job can be a challenge. Below, we’ve put together some top tips for job seekers looking to find their next exciting position.Look for...

Taking To the Skies Now Easier Than Ever For the Average Joe

Pilots have long-been associated with time-consuming and expensive qualification courses, but those days could soon be gone thanks to packages from companies such as intotheblue.co.uk. The company, which has forged its reputation upon providing exciting experiences to the general public over the years, now offers a wealth of helicopter courses in its online catalogue. For the last few decades it has proved...

How to stop your wedding from taking over your life

If you’re anything like me, then you’ll understand how easy it is to let the stress of planning an event get the better of you. Especially when the event you’re supposed to be planning is this wonderful, amazing, utterly life-altering event otherwise known as Your Wedding. (If however, you’re nothing like me and you don’t relate to that statement at all...

A Closer Look At Euro 2016

The Euro 2016 draw happened on the 12th December 2015, this was a very exciting time & in preparation for the draw Profit Accumulator have together an infographic that looks at each team in each pot with information such as :Key player Fifa ranking Odds of winning Furthest position in competition previously Coefficient points & an interesting fact about each countryCheck...

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,...

Win a Copy of Mississippi Grind on DVD

With the release of Mississippi Grind starring Ryan Reynolds and Ben Mendelsohn on DVD and on-Demand on the 7th of March we have three copies of the DVD to give-away. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BtnbyDSkpEkFrom directors Ryan Boden and Anna Fleck (Half Nelson), comes a bittersweet road movie about friendship and fate, bourbon and blues. Starring the acclaimed Ryan Reynolds (Green Lantern, X-Men Origins:...

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...

Win War Dogs on Blu-ray – Out on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD 26th December

To celebrate the release of WAR DOGS, starring Jonah Hill, Miles Teller and Bradley Cooper on 4K, Blu-rayTM and DVD 26th December, we’re giving you the chance to win a copy on Blu-rayTM Based on a true story, WAR DOGS follows two friends in their early 20s (Hill and Teller) living in Miami during the first Iraq War, who exploit a...

New Year’s resolutions you’ll actually enjoy keeping

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Sticking to a New Year’s resolution can be an arduous task, so why not make this year’s choice a little more positive, like learning something new or ticking something off your bucket list? Here are our top picks for resolutions that you’ll actually look forward to keeping come the start of 2017…Visit somewhere different in the worldIt’s always a positive...

Is it Still Possible to Get on the Property Ladder Without Help?

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Owning our first home is a dream that many of us have. It’s somewhere to call our own, a place to put down roots, and a space that reflects who we are, what we want and what’s important to us. But, (as you might have heard in the news), home ownership is becoming an increasingly hard thing to achieve. So,...

How Do UK Traders React to Political/Economic Events?

The last few years have undoubtedly been turbulent for traders across the world and the UK in particular, due to numerous shock political results and Brexit creeping ever nearer. IG have released some useful information regarding UK trading activity on their platform around these events. Here is an insight into some of the activity at the time of these events.China’s...

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...