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How to eat: a ploughman’s lunch – Food tips

This month, not for the first time, How To Eat is in the pub. The blog considering the best way to eat Britain’s most beloved dishes has a pint settling on the...

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Captain America sequel hits UK box office with a clout

The winner Ever since The Avengers took Marvel’s premier film franchise to a whole new level of box-office success, the spillover for all the characters has been...

Fashion loves the look of fast food right now – but doesn’t want to eat it

There seem to be a lot of references to food in fashion these days, such as the supermarket in the Chanel show. Is it now fashionable to eat? Ha ha ha – you funny!...

Tiger Woods will miss the Masters due to back injury

Tiger Woods’s run of featuring in every Masters since 1995 is over after confirmation that the world No1 will not play at Augusta next week. Woods, who has been...

Why it is not possible to regulate robots

There’s an old joke about the sciences: biology is just applied chemistry, chemistry is just applied physics, and physics is just applied maths. It’s really...

Daylight saving switch and lost sleep increase heart attack risk

Switching over to daylight saving time and losing one hour of sleep raised the risk of having a heart attack the following Monday by 25%, compared to other Mondays...

The park-bench workout: five simple exercises

Head down to your local park and try out these exercises – an easy and free way to get fit and tone up. 1: Chest stretch Stand a couple of steps away from the bench,...

Summer style: why it’s all about comfort and joy

Dressing from the shoes up is an adage that fashion likes to trot out from time to time. And, tellingly, shoes provide everything you need to know about where fashion...