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Eurovision quiz: will you score better than ‘nul points’ with these 20 questions?

Eurovision quiz: will you score better than ‘nul points’ with these 20 questions?

As excitement grows around the 2019 competition this weekend, how well do you know the Eurovision Song Contest? It’s that time of the year again, when the UK braces itself for another Eurovision Song Contest. But how big a fan of the competition are you? Can you tell your winning ABBA from your last UK […]

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Win £5,000 of Deliveroo credit by finding a golden dragon egg in your meal

Win £5,000 of Deliveroo credit by finding a golden dragon egg in your meal

Fans of Deliveroo can be in with a chance of winning £5,000 worth of credit – and all you have to do is find a golden dragon egg. Dragon egg hunt Deliveroo is celebrating the upcoming finale of Game of Thrones with a dragon egg hunt, as part of the #MondayIsComing campaign. Five dragon eggs […]

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This airline is allowing travellers to fly without someone sitting next to them – but at a cost

This airline is allowing travellers to fly without someone sitting next to them – but at a cost

Whether you’re a seasoned flyer or have only set foot on a plane once, you’ve probably experienced the plight that many travellers know all too well – the annoying person sitting next to you. Maybe you had to fight for the shared arm rest or pretend you were sleeping to get them to stop talking […]

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These are the signs and symptoms of bowel cancer as disease increases among young people

These are the signs and symptoms of bowel cancer as disease increases among young people

Bowel cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK and is a general term for cancer that begins in the large bowel. Two studies of the disease in European and high-income countries have now found that more young people under 50 are being diagnosed with bowel cancer, with a […]

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Here’s why you could still be pregnant even with negative test results

Here’s why you could still be pregnant even with negative test results

An over-the-counter pregnancy test is usually the first port of call to check if you could be pregnant, and home tests are around 99 per cent accurate. However, if you’ve got too much of a certain hormone in your body, you could still be pregnant even if your test appears negative. How does this happen? […]

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This is why your Virgin Mobile bill is about to increase by £10 per year

This is why your Virgin Mobile bill is about to increase by £10 per year

Millions of Virgin Mobile users are soon to be hit with a price hike on their phone bills, with customers informed about the increase during a major mobile outage. The company is hiking costs by 2.4 per cent, adding an extra £10 per year to bills. Rising prices The increases will see pay monthly and […]

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Quality Street axes Toffee Deluxe again two years after social media outcry brought it back

Quality Street axes Toffee Deluxe again two years after social media outcry brought it back

Quality Street is getting rid of its much-loved classic Toffee Deluxe – two years after a social media storm saw its return. The sweet, which comes in a brown wrapper, will be replaced by new limited-edition flavour Chocolate Caramel Brownie. Nestle scrapped the Toffee Deluxe in 2016, but were forced to bring it back after […]

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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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