World’s largest offshore wind farm off Yorkshire coast

World’s largest offshore wind farm off Yorkshire coast

Planning permission has been granted for the world’s biggest offshore wind farm to be constructed off the Yorkshire coast. The new wind project is set to have 300 wind turbines connected to the grid, providing enough low-carbon energy to power 1.6 million homes. Funded by the Danish company Dong Energy,...

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Concern over marking reforms amid 2016 A-level and GCSE results

Concern over marking reforms amid 2016 A-level and GCSE results

On A-level results day this Thursday 18th of August, “one million pupils awaiting their exam results … will find it harder to challenge untrustworthy marks.” The joint statement from school leaders associations HMC and NAHT is a response to new changes in exam appeal procedure, announced earlier on the 8th...

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London Fire Brigade spent £200,000 last year rescuing animals

London Fire Brigade spent £200,000 last year rescuing animals

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) has revealed spending £16,500 a month rescuing animals. The brigade have been trying to shake off the image of saving cats from trees and while animals rescue calls are down 20 percent over the last four years, they still receive an animal related call every...

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Rail fares increasing at double the speed of wages

Rail fares increasing at double the speed of wages

New research commissioned by the TUC and Action For Rail has revealed that rail fares have increased at twice the speed of wages since 2010. Average weekly earnings have only increased by 12 per cent over the last six years compared to a 25 per cent jump by rail fares....

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Aston Martin gives you wings

Aston Martin gives you wings

Announced and eagerly anticipated since over a year ago, Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing have finally taken the wraps of their co-developed hypercar, the AM-RB 001. The limited production monster is powered by a naturally aspirated V12 and was the brainchild of Adrian Newey, Red Bull Racing’s Chief Technical...

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Billy And The Chicks, Soho

Billy And The Chicks, Soho

Address: 27-28 St Anne’s Ct, London W1F 0BN Phone: 020 7287 8111 Menu: billyandthechicks.com Hours: Open today · 11:30am–11pm In the world of fast food, fried chicken holds a position in humanities collective subconscious that is roughly parallel to how a catholic feels about Jesus. This has predictably led to...

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