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Dad Gets Tattoo To Match His Baby’s Scar From Heart Surgery

April 28, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Richard Davies, 29, decided to get the scar-like tattoo after son Bobby had open heart surgery to repair a birth defect which meant he was born with half a heart.

Postman Rapped For Taking Water Pistol From Naughty Five-Year-Old

April 28, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

CCTV footage shows Cody Harvey and his two mates squirting each other and messing around when a Royal Mail post van pulls up on the street.

Shipping Container Converted To Luxury Home For Rough Sleepers

April 28, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Jasper Thompson, 58, was moved by the numbers of people he saw sleeping on the streets and put his mind to doing something to help.

Postie Refuses To Deliver To Family Home After Being Chased By Chihuahua Called Tiny

April 27, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Sarah Martin, 30, was left without mail for more nine days after her seven-inch high pooch ran out and yapped at the postie.

Hero Six-Year-Old Saves Mum’s Life By Calling 999 While Looking After Baby Brother

April 27, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Quick-thinking Tate King leapt into action when his mum Jenna, who suffers from type 1 diabetes, collapsed at the kitchen table after breakfast.

Britain’s Longest Serving Employee Celebrates 70 Years At Same Company

April 27, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Monica Evans, 89, has barely taken a day off since starting her job as an accounts clerk at an engineering firm when she was just 19.

How to Make Money at a Casino Without Touching Your Bankroll

April 27, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? Well, as we all know, the house has the edge when it comes to casinos and according to Investopedia, this business model is what ensures its profitability. But there are some ways that you win without even touching your bankroll. Certainly, if you play wisely, you can…

Understanding Key Issues Affecting The Self-employed In 2017

April 27, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

According to the Office For National Statistics there has been an increase in self-employment from 3.8 million people in 2008 to 4.6 million people in 2015. Not only has this boosted the UK’s economy but created more opportunity for staff to work flexible hours. Over the past year there has however, been a huge amount…

Male Model Makes History As First Amputee To Make It To Finals Of Mr England Contest

April 26, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Jack Eyers, who had his right leg amputated at the age of 16, will compete against 24 other hopefuls at the event in July.

Why Email May Be More Effective Than Social Media In Promoting Your New Offer

April 26, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Social media is definitely a great way to engage with people, build relationships with customers, and keep your target audience interested in the content coming from your brand. However, as social media has become the main marketing channel for a lot of businesses who rely on low-cost online marketing, many business owners and marketers have…

A Closer Look at How Locals Are Benefiting from Online Opportunities

April 26, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

We’ve been getting a lot of stories about businesses, especially local establishments, reaching new heights in terms of sales and growth with the help of the internet and online commerce. Thanks to the more accessible internet services, more businesses, and individual users now have the ability to explore an endless array of opportunities online. It…

Zenith Team Up With RJ Helicopters For NYSE IPO

April 26, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Zenith Capital Global the Boutique alternative investment company based in London is proud to announce that they are now in partnership with RJ Helicopters. Zenith Capital Global was founded in 2015 and embodies a proactive, strategic and disciplined process that unites financial planning and investment management. Because of their depth of experience along with the…

Sisters pair up to create a winning wine bar formula

April 26, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Pairings, an independent wine bar run by two sisters on Castlegate in York, is one to watch. It has recently introduced an extensive new menu, been shortlisted as a finalist in the York Tourism Awards and will be capitalising on a successful start up by adding a new cellar level for an extra 30 covers…

Ledlenser Scoops Up Awards for New Outdoor Series Lights

April 26, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Our Outdoor Series has only been on the market only a few weeks and, already, it is picking up coveted awards. Ledlenser is now the proud holder of the iF Design Award and of the Red Dot Award. Both awards are among the design world’s most well-known and highly esteemed. The iF DESIGN AWARD has…

UK Software Jobs are donating 100 adverts to charities

April 26, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

UK Software Jobs are donating 100 adverts to charities on a first come first served basis up until the end of June 2017. Maximum two per charity. Normal cost is £87 per advert. UK Software Jobs is a highly-targeted job board dealing just with Software Professionals such as Software Developers, Web Designers, Business Analysts, Software…

Surprising new film by British artists tours UK, exploring belief and identity

April 25, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

As moving image continues to dominate visual culture – as shown at this year’s Venice Biennale, Documenta and Turner Prize, the work of a new wave of emerging artist filmmakers chosen by Jarman Award shortlisted artists begins a tour of the UK [4 May – 14 June]. Selected 7, collaboration between artists’ film & video…

Why latest work from top UK cancer researchers could hold potential for future ‘game-changing’ treatments for rare bile duct cancer, cholangiocarcinoma

April 25, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

The incidence of bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma) is increasing year on year throughout the world. More than 2,500 people will be diagnosed with this cancer in the UK in the next year and for most this will be a lethal diagnosis. Fewer than 5% will survive for 12 months – an appalling statistic which hasn’t…