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Woman goes viral after perfect response to angry neighbour’s note

Woman goes viral after perfect response to angry neighbour’s note

A woman’s hilarious response to a disgruntled neighbour’s passive aggressive note about her messy garden has gone viral. Keli Thomson, 24, who lives in Edinburgh, had an emergency refit on her bathroom at her flat in Piershill after the floor sank while her landlord was on holiday. She was not supplied with a skip and […]

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Met Office issues heatwave health warning across England as temperatures soar

Met Office issues heatwave health warning across England as temperatures soar

The Met Office have issued a level three amber heatwave warning in England as temperatures are set to rise to potentially dangerous levels. Currently, there is a 90 per cent probability of heatwave conditions between 9am on Monday 23 and 9am on Friday 27 July in parts of England. Temperatures are expected to reach up […]

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This is how you can see the longest lunar eclipse of the century this weekend

This is how you can see the longest lunar eclipse of the century this weekend

A blood moon lunar eclipse is set to provide a night-time spectacle to people around the world this weekend. The UK will have one of the best views of the eclipse in the world at dusk on Friday, as the moon turns blood red for hours. The spectacle will take place on 27 July and […]

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Here’s how much compensation you could get for your cancelled Ryanair flight

Here’s how much compensation you could get for your cancelled Ryanair flight

Ryanair passengers could be in line to receive compensation, after more than 100,000 flights were cancelled due to strikes. Those who were affected are being urged by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to claim back their money, under European flight rules. How much could I be entitled to? According to a law known as EU261, […]

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‘Magic potion’ body cream helps insomniacs get to sleep

‘Magic potion’ body cream helps insomniacs get to sleep

An £8 lavender scented body cream is being credited with helping insomniacs get some shut eye. Sleepy by Lush was originally launched last year as a limited edition product but after completely selling out the cosmetics store brought it back, much to the delight of its sleep deprived customers. They have been raving online yet […]

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What colour are these circles? Optical illusion leaves internet baffled

What colour are these circles? Optical illusion leaves internet baffled

A mind-boggling optical illusion recently shared on Twitter has gone viral after leaving thousands doubting their senses. Created by University of Texas academic, Professor David Novick,  the ‘Confetti’ illusion features 12 coloured dots and multi colored horizontal lines. On first view the dots appear to be different colours when viewed from afar but up close […]

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Police are warning of “fatal” Darth Vader Ecstasy pills which are being sold to schoolchildren online

Police are warning of “fatal” Darth Vader Ecstasy pills which are being sold to schoolchildren online

Police are warning of “fatal” Ecstasy pills shaped like Darth Vader which are being sold to schoolchildren online. Officers in Exeter, Devon, say the Class A drugs are being sold on the Dark Web and warned parents to educate their children about the risks. The blue tablets are shaped like the Star Wars villain, and […]

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Cats and dogs: are they the superbug risk everyone has overlooked?

Cats and dogs: are they the superbug risk everyone has overlooked?

Matt Smith, Glasgow Caledonian University We’re all well aware of the growing threat of superbugs. There are plenty warnings about how we encourage these antibiotic-resistant bacteria by either overusing antibiotics or not finishing a prescribed course of treatment. But while this has hopefully made people more cautious about misusing these drugs, few probably give it […]

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This is why rodent and wasp numbers are on the rise

This is why rodent and wasp numbers are on the rise

The unusually warm weather has seen an influx in the number of pests, with the return of the heatwave now providing the perfect conditions for not only rodents such as rats and mice to thrive, but wasps too. The British Pest Control Association (BPCA) has recently seen an increase in the number of call-outs in […]

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Here’s what you should do if you see an animal being abused

Here’s what you should do if you see an animal being abused

From neglect to physical abuse, the RSPCA is urging anyone who witnesses animal cruelty to report the crime immediately. The appeal comes after a woman was spotted repeatedly punching a cat in Sunderland last week, driving the animal welfare charity to appeal for public information to help identify her. Last year the government announced that […]

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