As an exhibition celebrating the best of British gaming gets underway in the North East of England, David Crookes kicks off a week profiling the people who helped put the UK on the videogame map.
Games review roundup: Test Drive Unlimited 2; Dr Kawashima’s Brain and Body Exercises; Dance Juniors; Bionic Commando Rearmed 2
A weekly roundup of our bite-size games reviews, this week featuring open-world racing in Test Drive Unlimited 2; more brain training from Dr Kawashima’s Brain and Body Exercises; stepping to the beat with Dance Juniors and the return of the king of swing in Bionic Commando Rearmed 2.
IN my last blog I gave some pointers for those wishing to find out about schools near their new home. Schoolsfinder is your first port of call but then you’ll want to pay a visit to the Education Performance Tables and Ofsted to find out about the quality of the school – at least ahead [...]
The body of a young man found in the River Irwell in Salford was today confirmed to be that of the missing Nathan Tomlinson.
Nathan went missing on the same day as Joanna Yeates.
Until yesterday, his family and friends had no idea of his whereabouts or what may have happened to him and desperately reached [...]
Just over a month into the year, and we are two dictators down. Who will be next for the chopping board?
For eighteen days, the Egyptian people have inspired us all. Finally, their revolution has won. Mubarak is gone, Suleiman is gone. Of course, this didn’t start in Egypt, but with Mohamed Bouazizi, in the Tunisian [...]
The Online House Hunter has found his perfect weekend retreat: an 11-bedroom former hunting lodge in Pitlochry.
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As I drove up the M1 towards Leicester last night, where I was due to give a speech about Palestine, I got a message saying that Hosni Mubarak would be addressing the Egyptian people at around 8pm. We all presumed that he would be leaving. In fact, he refused to step down, adding yet more fuel to the fire of the Egyptian revolution. You never can under-estimate the arrogance of an ailing dictator.
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