Six Things To Do During The Festive Limbo

The Festive Limbo. Otherwise known as that awkward period of time between Christmas and New Year’s Eve. If you’re lucky enough to have the full week off work and you’re fed up of being slouched in front of that telly stuffing yourself silly with copious amounts of Quality Street, then it’s definitely time to get yourself … Continue reading Six Things To Do During The Festive Limbo

The office Secret Santa doesn’t have to be a present buying minefield

As Christmas begins to creep up on us (I noticed DFS have started mentioning Christmas in their adverts, before we know it that Coca Cola advert will be on our screens), all that comes with the festive period starts to cloud your thoughts. With so much to consider, arrange and worry about, the last thing … Continue reading The office Secret Santa doesn’t have to be a present buying minefield

London 2012 Heroes Set For Victory Parade

It is fitting that perhaps the wettest, dullest summer since records began should end with such a bang. After generation-inspiring, gold medal-winning performances from our Olympians and Paralympians, national pride has experienced something of a swell of late and to top it off the sun shone brightly throughout the Games, continuing to make a regular … Continue reading London 2012 Heroes Set For Victory Parade

Manchester’s World Gravy Wrestling Championships Brings Out The Stars

Thousands of people converged on Manchester over the course of the August Bank Holiday weekend. No, not to soak up the sunshine in Piccadilly Gardens or to sip on cool drinks at Deansgate Locks, but to witness grown men and women wrestling whilst covered in and wading through gravy. Yes, perhaps the messiest sporting contest … Continue reading Manchester’s World Gravy Wrestling Championships Brings Out The Stars

Bizarre Christmas Traditions

We’re all familiar with hanging stockings on the mantelpiece, opening the advent calendar and leaving mince pies out for Santa Claus, but there are some weird and wonderful traditions from around the world that other countries have when it comes to Christmas time. Here we take a look at some of the most unusual and … Continue reading Bizarre Christmas Traditions