Thursday, September 24, 2020

The golden hour: 15 ways to change your life in a work-from-home lunch break

If you are lucky enough to have a job, and have been working from home for the past six months, you may have...

The top 10 fashion picks for your autumn wardrobe

We’re about to get cosy (Photo: Net A Porter/Zara/Mango/ Pull & Bear/Getty)Autumn is here, and although the pandemic has put a stop...

ADVERTORIAL: People in the UK braced for tonight’s £1,800,000 jackpot – here’s why

Lottoland are keen to find their next UK winner since one man claimed a £5.1 million jackpot recently. The Irish Lotto...

I’m Diana Ross and I sing, but I want to live up to my...

My parents knew exactly what they were doing when they named me.   My mom, having lived in Detroit and loving Motown, always wanted to...

Strengthen your legs and bum with this home lower-body workout

Get those glutes firing (Picture: Getty)If you’ve been working from home for a while, or haven’t been able to do your normal sports...

Adidas teams up with Lego to release new colourful trainers

You need to enter a lottery to get your hands on a pair (Picture: Adidas – Getty)Adidas and Lego have come together to...

If dishwasher-loading was a sport, my dad would be world champion | Adrian Chiles

My dad has become, in his words, “more or less hopeless at everything”. My mum is inclined to go along with this assessment....

‘Will the new coronavirus curfew end my crush?’

‘I’m so deflated and can’t think of an excuse to get in touch.’There’s a guy in my extended friend circle who I really...

New owner wanted for Arctic pub where polar bears stop and visit

Polar bears occasionally visit the pub (Picture: Svalbar)Always fancied yourself as a landlord? Well, one of the world’s most northerly bars – located in...

10 of the best places to run in the UK: readers' tips

Winning tip: Breathtaking hills (in every sense), Lake District The Kentmere Horseshoe sits just inside the Lake District national park and it is not...

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Perishers – 24th September 2020

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The Gag Vault – 24th September 2020

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Sitting down for long period 'increases the risk of dying young'

Sitting down for more than seven-and-a-half hours a day increases the risk of dying young, a study has claimed. Staying in...

'Boyfriend has offered to pay for boob reduction… should I accept his cash?'

Dear Coleen I’ve been divorced for about seven years. It was really messy and I was quite hurt from the experience....

London Fashion Week spring/summer 2021: key shows – in pictures

Although Covid-19 threatened to thwart presentations at London Fashion Week, these internationally celebrated designers wouldn’t be stopped. Reflection and innovation prompted by the...

How body positivity left me more confused than ever about my body

When you look at what the movement has achieved over the past five years, it’s not hard to be impressed (Picture: Ella Byworth...

Internet horrified as woman washes boyfriend’s pillows after he didn’t clean them for 10...

Throw the whole man away (Picture: Jam Press)22% of Brits don’t wash their bed sheets every week and the same amount believe you...

You can now get a gin that tastes like Christmas dinner

Christmas dinner gin is here (Picture: Nelson’s Distillery & School)There’s nothing quite like a boozy Christmas lunch – and now there’s a...

TikTok bans weight loss and fasting adverts over eating disorder fears

Ads for weight loss products will only reach people over the age of 18 (Picture: Getty)TikTok is placing widespread restrictions on adverts weight...

Postman makes friends with every animal he meets on the job

A dog person if I’ve ever seen one (Picture: @carteiroamigodosanimais)Any job that lets you befriend pets is a pretty sweet gig. For one...

A third of people have become more eco-friendly since lockdown

Have your household habits improved? (Picture: Getty/Metro.co.uk)As well as being generally more hygienic, it seems people have been going greener since lockdown. New research...

Uncertain half-term for UK holidays but bookings surge for 2021

Exactly six months after the UK went into lockdown, causing mass holiday cancellations, accommodation owners are grappling with another round of lost bookings....