Yeovil are second bottom of the Championship wit...
We don't only do cocktails, we're also partial t...
Do you spend wise or foolishly? Enjoy lavish mea...
Yeovil are second bottom of the Championship with only six wins all season from 32 games, the second worst record of wins in the division.
Last night I turned up – all too briefly, alas – to see and vote at the inaugural Academy of British Cover Design awards, in a downstairs bar on still-trendy Hoxton Square. There were over 100 people there when I had to leave, but the voting was only just getting going, with the shortlisted covers, [...]
We don’t only do cocktails, we’re also partial to the occasional glass of wine. But like many people, we get daunted by the choice out there, so we asked Beth Willard, Wine Buyer at Laithwaite’s for her top tips when it comes to buying wine that won’t break the bank.
The practical difference between an “LTIP” award and an annual bonus has eroded considerably. To get the full benefit from an annual bonus a banker would have to wait 3.5 years. For an LTIP the waiting period is 5 years.
This Top 10, in The Independent on Sunday magazine, was always going to be hard to keep to just 10. Sure enough, I have received many representations on behalf of books that people thought should have been in the list.
Lots of people thought Anthony Burgess ought to have been in it. You know, the silly [...]
Do you spend wise or foolishly? Enjoy lavish meals or holidays or have simple frugal repasts? Find out which consumer category you fall into if you’re over 50
The Daily Mail does seem to be off its game. The headline I imagined it would use on the story of Tony Blair’s possible donation to the Labour Party is much better than what it came up with today.
This Blood Money Is Proof of Blair’s Guilty Conscience
What it actually came up with, on an [...]
Although betting heavy on friendlies can be a recipe for disaster as managers experiment before the real thing, there do look to be solid reasons for expecting goals when England take on Denmark tonight.
A few days after May 16, India’s Congress Party and the Gandhi family that heads it will have been swept from power and a new government led quite probably by Narendra Modi, the Hindu-nationalist driven and feared Bharatiya Janata Party chief minister of Gujarat, will take office. This will, if the BJP has a sufficiently [...]
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