Black Friday UK 2019: Don’t miss these early Amazon, Currys and Boots deals

Black Friday 2019 starts on 29 November, but if you can’t wait any longer for that bargain smart device, TV or coffee maker, you don’t have to!  There are tons of brands kicking Black Friday deals off early, including Amazon’s Hidden Gems sale running until midnight tonight and its Black Friday event launching on 22 November. Very.co.uk have already unveiled their Black Friday deals whilst Boots has launched a range of exclusive offers ahead of its early access a week before Black Friday 2019.  Although technically an ‘anti-Black Friday’ sale,…

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People are sharing the most ‘out of touch’ life and career advice they’ve gotten from boomers

A Twitter thread encouraging people to reveal the ‘most out of touch advice’ they ever heard from boomers proved just how much attitudes have changed over the years. A male writer based in the U.S. shared the prompt and over 2,000 people weighed in with their parents’ and grandparents’ favorite nuggets of wisdom, like ‘Put a photo of yourself on your resume’ and ‘Start in the mail room and work your way up’.     The heated thread comes weeks after the catchphrase ‘OK Boomer‘ went viral as a Millennial and…

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Snooker legend Willie Thorne splits from wife Jill Saxby

Snooker legend Willie Thorne has ‘split from wife’ Jill Saxby – after the former Miss Great Britain stopped him taking his own life in 2015 over £1million gambling debts.  The BBC commentator, 65, who is based in Spain, shared the news on Twitter, according to the Sun, revealing that he and the former Miss GB have separated, while she has relocated to the UK.  In 2015, the sports star revealed how his wife stopped him from killing himself over £1million gambling debts. He had taken a knife to a hotel…

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Trinny Woodall posts a picture of her late ex-husband

TV presenter Trinny Woodall has shared a touching tribute to her former husband Johnny Eliachaoff on the fifth anniversary of his death. The fashion advisor, 55, shared a picture of the former drummer turned businessman with their daughter Lyla five years after he fell to his death from a car park roof top in London following a business failure and a long addiction to painkillers.   Taking to Instagram to pay homage to her ex, Trinny wrote: ‘Today is five years since Lyla and Zak’s father passed away. The best of Jonny…

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Gran saved her two grandchildren from being ‘poisoned’ by their mother

A grandmother has told how she rescued her two grandchildren from being poisoned by their own mother. Tammy Walker, 57, from California, began to grow suspicious of her daughter-in-law Trisha* due to her grandson Alexzander Walker being hospitalized at least 15 times before he turned two. Trisha reported symptoms ranging from lethargy and vomiting to seizures, migraines and a failure to eat.  When his sister Arianna also began needing regular hospital trips for mystery conditions, Tammy began to wonder if the children’s mother was behind it.  Tammy Walker, 57, from California,…

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Eclipse Foods debuts the ‘Impossible Burger of ice cream’ – a plant-based non-dairy ice cream

A new plant-based dairy replacement company backed by Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian is being hailed for creating the ‘Impossible Burger of ice cream.’  Last week, food industry startup Eclipse Foods launched its first product, an ice cream that is free of dairy, soy, and nuts, costs less than organic dairy, and is more sustainable than dairy ice cream. With plans to end up in every grocery store and fast food joint in the country, the company has so far launched the buzzy new treat in two trendy ice cream shops in…

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Woman in a wheelchair is named Miss Congeniality at the Miss North Carolina pageant

A woman in a wheelchair has become Miss Congeniality at the Miss North Carolina pageant — but admits to feeling disappointed by top 10 finish as she hoped to take home the crown for everyone who was cheering her on.  Madeline Elizabeth Delp from Asheville, North Carolina, competed in the Miss North Carolina USA Pageant over the weekend in hopes to help change how the competition views beauty.  In a heartfelt post shared on her Instagram page Sunday, Delp detailed her Miss Congeniality win and what she hoped for Miss…

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Queen Letizia of Spain and King Felipe attend a welcome ceremony in Cuba    

Queen Letizia effortlessly oozed elegance as she joined her husband King Felipe at the Revolution Palace today in Havana, Cuba. The Spanish royals who are on a four-day state visit to the former colony, were received by President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel and his wife Lis Cuesta as part of a welcome ceremony. Mother-of-two, Letizia, beamed in a stylish polka dot dress paired perfectly with heeled black mules and a co-ordinating clutch bag, for a sleek appearance.  Queen Letizia (pictured right) stunned in a polka dot dress…

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Olivia Colman found Aberfan scenes hard to film for The Crown

Olivia Colman has revealed the hardest thing about playing the Queen in The Crown was mastering her emotional ‘repression’. The Norwich-born actress, 45, plays Queen Elizabeth II for the third season of The Crown, which lands on Netflix on November 17.  She admitted to finding the scenes based on the 1966 Aberfan coal-tip disaster, in which 144 people (including 116 children) died, particularly difficult to film as she ‘can’t hide anything’.   Olivia told the Radio Times magazine it was ‘the hardest thing ever, to play someone much stronger emotionally than me’.…

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Author Scarlett Curtis reveals Prince Harry told her Meghan Markle ‘really wanted’ to meet her

Author Scarlett Curtis has revealed how Prince Harry told her Meghan Markle ‘really wanted’ to meet her, as she shared two unseen pictures from meeting the royals last November. The 24-year-old, who is the daughter of film director Richard Curtis, shared two photographs on Twitter as she chatted to the royals at the first summit for text messaging helpline Shout last year in London.  Scarlett, who wrote bestselling book Feminists Don’t Wear Pink (And Other Lies), revealed that it was ‘the day The Duke of Sussex told me “my wife…

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