Month: September 2018

News Staff September 28, 2018

Helium London art dealer Jennifer McCormick and the influential underground art publication Pavement Licker (“King of zines” – i-D magazine) have partnered to create an exhibition during Frieze week. ‘Pavement Lickers’ is a charity collaboration which will offer buyers a one-off opportunity to invest in an original artwork, each one using paving slabs instead of […]

News Staff September 28, 2018

This week it’s all about the coffee with Friday September 28 2018 playing host to The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in support of Macmillan. There is also International Coffee Day over the weekend. Whatever your personal taste whether you prefer an espresso, cappuccino, flat white or latte, Robert Dyas has everything you need to make for a brew-tiful […]

News Staff September 27, 2018

A MAJOR new trial has proven that people who are overweight and obese lost significantly more weight when referred by their doctor to a total diet replacement (TDR) programme provided by Cambridge Weight Plan (CWP), rather than the usual NHS care route. The DROPLET trial (Doctor Referral of Overweight People to Low Energy Treatment) recruited […]

News Staff September 27, 2018

A pioneer of the sharing economy, Liftshare is a multi-award-winning platform that connects people travelling the same way so that they can share their car journeys. As the biggest car sharing community in the UK, the team’s mission is to ensure that everyone has someone to travel with; solving transport poverty with fewer cars, greater […]

News Staff September 26, 2018

Having won the Agency of the Year accolade from One Minute Briefs this month, the “fearless and inventive*” marketing agency, Gasp (@Gasp_4) has pledged to mentor even more creative students in 2019. Operating on Twitter, One Minute Briefs (@OneMinuteBriefs) is a user-generated content community with almost 18,000 followers and a daily social media reach often exceeding one […]

News Staff September 25, 2018

One in five adults in England may be walking around with liver disease and be completely unaware because there are usually no symptoms in the early stages, warns the British Liver Trust. The Love Your Liver mobile screening and scanning unit will be visiting 10 liver disease hot spots across England between 24th September and 5th October 2018. […]

News Staff September 25, 2018

On a bright sunny day, Chambers Farm Wood, near Wragby, is bursting with wildlife, visited by happy dog-walkers and filled with tranquil birdsong. As dusk turns to night on Saturday, October 27, the atmosphere will become terrifyingly bone-tingling at the hands of the fundraising team at St Andrew’s Hospice. The woodland is once again being […]

News Staff September 24, 2018

WITH THE DEBATE around how we manage the country raging like never before, the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) are getting out and about to share their latest research and find out the issues that matter to you. Whether it’s bag sizes or badgers, lead ammunition or licensing, there are strong opinions driving the […]