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These are the best chemical-free ways to keep spiders out of your house

These are the best chemical-free ways to keep spiders out of your house

We are in the midst of spider mating season, and the eight-legged creatures can be expected to be making themselves known in households across the UK until October. As one of the most commonly feared animals, spiders might not find themselves all that welcome in many homes. Arachnaphobes will be keen to defend themselves from […]

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First-time buyers can now get a ‘no deposit mortgage’ with Halifax – here’s how it works

First-time buyers can now get a ‘no deposit mortgage’ with Halifax – here’s how it works

Getting your foot on the property ladder is no mean feat – particularly when you need to save for a hefty deposit. But first-time buyers can now get a mortgage without putting down a deposit thanks to a new scheme launched by Halifax – providing a family member contributes to the property price. How does […]

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Here’s how you can get money off all food and drink at Wetherspoons this week

Here’s how you can get money off all food and drink at Wetherspoons this week

Wetherspoon pubs across the UK are cutting the price of everything on the menu by 7.5 per cent, as part of the chain’s ‘Tax Equality Day’ campaign. But this discount will be in place for one day only – on Thursday 19 September. ‘Tax Equality Day’ campaign This annual price drop is part of the […]

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These are the common signs and symptoms of lupus – and how it is treated

These are the common signs and symptoms of lupus – and how it is treated

Lupus is a long term condition that can cause inflammation to the joints, skin and other organs. It is a systemic autoimmune disease that has no known cure, and occurs when your body’s immune system attacks its own tissues and organs. The organs that can come under attack include kidneys, brain, heart and lungs. Blood […]

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Shocking RSPCA footage shows dozens of dogs locked in cages – as breeder is jailed and fined £50,000

Shocking RSPCA footage shows dozens of dogs locked in cages – as breeder is jailed and fined £50,000

A dog breeder has been jailed and fined £50,000 after being convicted of cruelty charges against more than 100 dogs. Lynn Stoker, 62, was found in possession of the malnourished and mistreated animals at her property in Northumberland last year. A disturbing video of the homes’ contents released by the RSPCA shows dozens of dogs […]

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This underpopulated region in Italy will pay you 25,000 euros to live there

This underpopulated region in Italy will pay you 25,000 euros to live there

An underpopulated area of Southern Italy is offering people a monthly wage of 700 euros for three years to live on one of the region’s villages. The catches are that the village must have a population of fewer than 2,000 and the new resident must open a business. The scheme is part of a novel […]

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Harvest Full Moon to appear on Friday 13 – this is what time you could see it

Harvest Full Moon to appear on Friday 13 – this is what time you could see it

Friday 13 is spooky enough already, but this year a harvest full moon will accompany the superstitious day. Although it’s the ninth full moon of 2019, this moon will be smaller than the average full moon. This moon is a whole 14 per cent smaller, which makes it a ‘micromoon’, and nearly coincides with apogee […]

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A quarter of adults are being prescribed addictive drugs – these are the ones to be wary of

A quarter of adults are being prescribed addictive drugs – these are the ones to be wary of

Nearly 12 million adults in the UK were prescribed potentially addictive drugs such as sleeping pills, painkillers and antidepressants last year, a government study has found. The report, from Public Health England (PHE), said that too many people were being prescribed medicines that can cause dependence. The report revealed that half of the people prescribed […]

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This is everything you need to know about Operation Yellowhammer

This is everything you need to know about Operation Yellowhammer

You may have seen Operation Yellowhammer mentioned on the news and social media recently – but what does it mean? Operation Yellowhammer is the government codename for all of the work that is being done across government to establish and address what the immediate impact of a no-deal Brexit would be for the UK. This […]

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Watch terrifying dash cam footage of car driving on the wrong side of a dual carriageway

The above video shows the terrifying moment a driver swerved off the road to avoid a head-on collision with another car – driving the wrong way down a dual carriageway. Dash cam footage shows how cars narrowly avoided colliding with what looks like a Range Rover when it careered into oncoming traffic. The driver – […]

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