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The Solo Voyage Diaries: The Cape Crusader, Sport

The Solo Voyage Diaries: The Cape Crusader

Not far to go now – Cape Horn is in sight. Three days perhaps and then that fearsome Cape will be spoken of in the past tense – with a merry smile or trembling recollection – I don’t know which yet.

By | Sport | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 12:20 pm

Caught & Social: Fashion fraught with danger, Notebook

Caught & Social: Fashion fraught with danger

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 11:03 am

Today from <i>i</i>: The church of quaint religions, Notebook

Today from i: The church of quaint religions

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 10:49 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 10:45 am

BP deal is both a victory and a test for Mukesh Ambani, The Foreign Desk

BP deal is both a victory and a test for Mukesh Ambani

Feel sorry for Anil Ambani, the debt-strapped head of the Reliance ADA group (ADAG). He has just seen his elder brother Mukesh sign up with BP for a natural gas exploration and marketing deal that will bring at least $7.2bn, and maybe as much as $20bn, into Mukesh Ambani’s already financially-strong Reliance Industries’ (RIL).

By | The Foreign Desk | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 9:56 am

Rachel Sermanni on mentors Mumford & Sons, Arts

Rachel Sermanni on mentors Mumford & Sons

Touted as a protégé of nu-folk Brit award winners Mumford and Sons, 19 year-old unsigned singer/songwriter Rachel Sermanni has not only caught the eye of Communion records (co-founded by Mumford’s Ben Lovett) , she was also the youngest act chosen to perform in January’s BBC Celtic Connections festival. If you’re lucky enough to have seen [...]

By | Arts | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 8:19 am

Online House Hunter: Even Bigger Brother, Property

Online House Hunter: Even Bigger Brother

Big Brother has nothing on this website that tells you all about your future neighbours – or even your current ones. The Online House Hunter reveals all.

By | Property | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 7:00 am

iBet: Expect Blackpool to keep banging in the goals, Sport

iBet: Expect Blackpool to keep banging in the goals

Blackpool v Spurs, Premier League, tonight 8pm
Lay under 1.5 goals at 5 to one with Betfair
After a few days when it’s been tricky to find a stand-out bet, there is an obvious one tonight and that’s to expect goals at Bloomfield Road. All but one of Blackpool’s 13 home games has seen at least two [...]

By | Sport | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 1:00 am

Q: How do you spot an Eating Disorder?, Notebook

Q: How do you spot an Eating Disorder?

A: Trick question. 
B-eat, the UK’s leading Eating Disorder charity has revealed recent research has shown that 72% of those asked to name an Eating Disorder said Anorexia, over half thought that they would be able to spot someone with an Eating Disorder and that was down to the popular, though false belief that such a [...]

By | Notebook | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 9:54 pm

Did Jack the Ripper paint this?, Eagle Eye

Did Jack the Ripper paint this?

Number 516 in the illuminating series. Asked by the Daily Telegraph.
(It’s to do with the Walter Sickert theory. Or the Earl of Oxford. Or the Grassy Knoll. Or something.)
Thanks to Glyn.

By | Eagle Eye | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 9:49 pm

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