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Quiz: Can you pass this maths quiz aimed at primary school children?

Quiz: Can you pass this maths quiz aimed at primary school children?

For many, numeracy is a part of daily life, with others not practising more difficult maths skills after leaving school. But can you pass this maths quiz aimed at primary school children? Questions sourced from National Numeracy. This quiz originally appeared on our sister site, Sunderland Echo.  

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These are the common signs and symptoms of menopause and early menopause

These are the common signs and symptoms of menopause and early menopause

The menopause occurs when a woman stops having periods and it’s a natural part of ageing. But what are the common signs and symptoms of menopause and what age does it usually happen? What is the menopause and what age does it usually happen? The menopause is when a woman stops having periods and is […]

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This is how to eat at Frankie and Benny’s for half price

This is how to eat at Frankie and Benny’s for half price

Do you know someone who can’t help but post a photo of their food to social media? Well now they’ll be able to knock 50 per cent off their Frankie and Benny’s main meal. For a limited time, the Italian-American restaurant is celebrating its new menu by giving customers the chance to slash their bill […]

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Prezzo is giving out 15,000 free drinks, starters and desserts – how to claim yours

Prezzo is giving out 15,000 free drinks, starters and desserts – how to claim yours

Italian restaurant chain Prezzo will be offering foodies the chance to cash in on 15,000 items from the menu throughout 2019. Refurbished restaurants will be giving away freebies, from Edinburgh to York and Glasgow to Chingford – but only if you’re fast enough. How does the Prezzo deal work? Every week, two towns will be […]

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Jeremy Kyle Show cancelled, could Love Island be next? MPs launch inquiry into reality TV shows

Jeremy Kyle Show cancelled, could Love Island be next? MPs launch inquiry into reality TV shows

An investigation will be carried out into reality TV programmes that prey on vulnerable people following the suicide of Jeremy Kyle guest Steve Dymond. The presenter of the popular ITV daytime show has said that he is “devastated” by the news about Mr Dymond, but he could not face questions from MPs in parliament. The […]

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This new reality show is searching for the next top make-up artists – here’s how to apply

This new reality show is searching for the next top make-up artists – here’s how to apply

If you are something of a creative talent with a make-up brush, you could be in with a chance of becoming one of the next top make-up artists. The BBC is on the hunt for aspiring professionals to take part in its new reality series, in a bid to find the most gifted make-up artist […]

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You can now spend a night on the Spice Girls bus from the Spice World movie

You can now spend a night on the Spice Girls bus from the Spice World movie

Die-hard Spice Girls fans can now spend a night aboard the Spice Bus which featured in the 1997 movie Spice World. Emblazoned with the Union Jack, the original double decker bus has been listed on Airbnb, allowing girl power enthusiasts the chance to live out scenes from the Spice World flick. An overnight stay The […]

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Uber launches a ‘quiet mode’ for people who hate talking to taxi drivers

Uber launches a ‘quiet mode’ for people who hate talking to taxi drivers

Since its launch in 2009, Uber has added more and more features to its app, including the ability to car share with other customers and pay extra for luxury options. Its most recent addition, however, will appeal to those who enjoy nothing more than a quiet taxi ride and dislike discussing politics and sport with […]

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Aldi is launching three new flavoured gins – this is when you can buy them

Aldi is launching three new flavoured gins – this is when you can buy them

Flavoured gins continue to increase in popularity and now Aldi is launching three news gins for lovers of the tipple – just in time for summer. Aldi’s summer gin festival This new range is part of Aldi’s summer gin festival, which starts on 26 May until the end of June. The new flavours include a […]

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A sun lounger, a water fountain and a tipi – these are some of the summer products available for your dog

A sun lounger, a water fountain and a tipi – these are some of the summer products available for your dog

The summer months are enjoyable for humans, with ample opportunity for cool drinks and relaxing in the garden. But shouldn’t our furry friends also be able to enjoy the sun? Shops and online retailers have risen to the challenge of providing perfect summer products for your pooch. A sun lounger for your dog One of […]

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