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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 A Copy of the Beautiful Macbeth on DVD.

With the release of the critically acclaimed Macbeth on VOD on the 25th of January and DVD and Blu-ray on the 1st of February, we have teamed up with Studiocanal to give away three copies on DVD. MACBETH is the story of a fearless warrior and inspiring leader brought low by ambition and desire. A thrilling interpretation of the dramatic...

Two Fingers Brewing – Saving mankind one beer at a time

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We came across this rather quirky video about the Two Fingers Brewing Co. Sticking up the proverbial Two Fingers to prostate cancer.What's intriguing though is the thought process behind the Two Fingers Brewing Co. Picture this; a group of men, round a table discussing pressing health issues. Did you know that 1 in 8 men have a chance of...

Win a Fantastic Merchandise Bundle with Captain Fantastic

To celebrate the release of the brilliant Captain Fantastic in cinemas on the 9th of September we have a set of 3 merchandise bundles to give away to our readers. Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, isolated from society, a devoted father (Viggo Mortensen) dedicates his life to transforming his six young children into extraordinary adults. But when...

How to Work out What you Really Want in Life

Often, when faced with a big life-changing decision, we feel worried that we’ll make the wrong choice - we’ll think everything through a hundred times, consider all the possible consequences of our choice and still end up making the wrong one. We often focus too much on thinking through the logic of a decision; drawing up a list of pros...

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 a stylish prize with Zoolander 2 out in cinemas February 12

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Put your most fashionable foot forward for your chance to win 1 of 3 ultimate Zoolander 2 goody bags containing a male modelling kit and handheld fan, with the return of one of the world’s most beautiful people in Zoolander 2, out in cinemas February 12. Zoolander 2 marks the next chapter in the life of Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller), a hilariously...

What is a Chesterfield Bed and Why Do People Love Them?

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If you're looking for a piece of furniture that will look good for years to come, Chesterfield is the way to go.  That's because these beds go great with any setting and look stunning with almost any home decor. No wonder the Chesterfield bed is the rising star in the bed industry!Still not convinced? Here's everything you need to know...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

WIN: Judas Ghost on DVD plus Ghost of a Chance and Ghost of a Smile Books.

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To celebrate the release of Judas Ghost, starring Martin Delaney (Zero Dark Thirty), Grahame Fox (Game of Thrones) and Simon Merrells (Spartacus) on DVD and Demand on the 20th of April we have been given a few goodies to give away to our readers. Judas Ghost is about a group of Ghost hunters lead by Jerry (Martin Delaney) from the Carnacki Institute are sent into an old...

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

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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...

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...

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...

Infographic: Do we really know what is in our food?

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It’s a battle most of us have with ourselves on a daily basis. You’re out with a friend for lunch and you're presented with the decision between the ‘superfood salad’ packed full of ingredients we struggle to pronounce, or the carb heavy alternative that just tastes so good.We all know deep down what the right healthy options are, but how...

Win a Pair of Tickets to The Maids.

We are offering one lucky winner the chance to see the brand new theatre production of The Maids which stars double Emmy Award-winning Uzo Aduba (Orange is the New Black), Zawe Ashton (Fresh Meat) and Laura Carmichael (Downton Abbey) An adaptation of Jean Genet’s masterpiece, The Maids, has not been seen in the West End for twenty years.Directed by Jamie Lloyd...

3 quick and easy home improvement tips for the new year

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The new year can seem a convenient time to make various commitments - such as to shift weight or save more cash. However, home is where the heart is, so the saying goes - and, while you're clearing out rubbish that has probably gathered in your residence during Christmas get-togethers, you might as well give your humble abode a few...

United Airlines Christmas + win one of 10 trips for two to the U.S

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United Airlines have launched their Christmas video, plus a chance to win one of 10 trips for two to the U.S.! The festive video sees family and friends being united over the Christmas period, the heart warming video reminds us all that Christmas is not just about the presents, the food and the drinks which we all love, but it's about family...

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...

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...

Win a Limited Edition Goodie Bag with The Beatles: Eight Days A Week – The Touring Years – Only In Cinemas September 15th

To celebrate the release of THE BEATLES: EIGHT DAYS A WEEK - THE TOURING YEARS – only in cinemas September 15th, we’re giving away five limited edition official branded merchandise sets featuring t-shirt, tote bag, mug and a poster! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fFyZzqPDws&feature=youtu.beAfter their now-legendary North American debut on “The Ed Sullivan Show” in 1964, The Beatles transfixed the U.S. and the tremors...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...