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Cases of mumps are at an all time high – here are the symptoms and everything about the MMR vaccine

Cases of mumps are at an all time high – here are the symptoms and everything about the MMR vaccine

Mumps is a contagious viral infection, which used to be common in children before the MMR vaccine was introduced. Cases of mumps in England have now reached their highest level in a decade, with health officials urging people to have both parts of the MMR vaccine. But what are the most common signs and symptoms […]

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1 in 7 Brits would avoid people of Chinese origin since the coronavirus outbreak

1 in 7 Brits would avoid people of Chinese origin since the coronavirus outbreak

The threat of Covid-19 (the latest strain of coronavirus), could have a significant impact on the UK’s public behaviour, according to a new global poll. Market research company Ipso MORI revealed that 14 per cent of the UK public said they would avoid contact with people of Chinese origin or appearance. The online survey was […]

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Lidl is recalling these baby food pouches over fears they contain mould

Lidl is recalling these baby food pouches over fears they contain mould

Lidl is recalling pouches of baby food over fears the product may contain traces of mould. The supermarket has recalled ten different flavours from its Lupilu organic baby food range, with shoppers urged not to feed the item to their baby. 10 flavours recalled Point of sales notices have been displayed in all Lidl stores […]

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Poundland has sold 40,000 engagement rings before Valentine’s Day – would you say “yes” to one?

Poundland has sold 40,000 engagement rings before Valentine’s Day – would you say “yes” to one?

Poundland has sold more than 40,000 £1 engagement rings ahead of Valentine’s Day. That figure is more than double the number sold by the discount retailer before 14 February in 2019. The rings are meant to stand in as a placeholder while couples save up to buy more permanent wedding bands. Poundland told the BBC […]

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Day-by-day Storm Dennis forecast as heavy rain as winds of up to 70mph set to hit the UK

Day-by-day Storm Dennis forecast as heavy rain as winds of up to 70mph set to hit the UK

Storm Dennis is set to bring wet and windy weather to the UK this weekend, with a multitude of Met Office weather warnings for heavy rain and strong winds in place across the country. Friday 14 February Friday 14 February will see a band of rain in the far northwest pushing east and southeast, with […]

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It turns out that cows are moody during puberty – just like us

It turns out that cows are moody during puberty – just like us

A major breakthrough in animal psychology has revealed that cows share similar traits to humans during puberty. Scientists have found that dairy cows experience a similar psychological and emotional time in their lives as they are growing up. The Royal Society of Open Science report suggested that cows have stable personalities as calves and as […]

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Mobile, TV and broadband providers must now tell customers when their contract is coming to an end

Mobile, TV and broadband providers must now tell customers when their contract is coming to an end

Keeping track of all your contracts for your mobile, TV and broadband can be confusing at best of times, with many customers shelling out more than they have to for a contract that’s actually expired. Thanks to a ruling from communications watchdog Ofcom, consumers will no longer be left in the dark regarding their various […]

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1 in 5 people admit to logging into their ex-partner’s social media accounts

1 in 5 people admit to logging into their ex-partner’s social media accounts

You may want to consider changing your passwords, after a Google survey has found that one in five people in the UK have secretly accessed their ex-lovers social media accounts. Google surveyed 1,000 people about their online habits in celebration of Safer Internet Week. More than 17 per cent of respondents frequently logged into their […]

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Special Valentine’s Day Google Doodle lets you send romantic GIFs

Special Valentine’s Day Google Doodle lets you send romantic GIFs

In case you haven’t noticed the surge in public displays of affection, it’s Valentine’s Day, and Google have designed a new “Doodle” to commemorate the day. Featuring a pair of gift-exchanging aliens the out of this world Doodle also allows internet surfers to gift their special someone a distinctive GIF. Featuring the duo of extra […]

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These are the 10 areas of the UK where pets are most at risk of going missing

These are the 10 areas of the UK where pets are most at risk of going missing

It’s a horrible situation when your family pet goes missing, but research has found that there are some places in the UK where it’s more likely to occur than others. In the last two years, the online document printing company Doxdirect has seen a 132 per cent increase in requests for missing pet posters on […]

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