The best secret beaches, pubs and places to stay in the UK
Jun20

The best secret beaches, pubs and places to stay in the UK

For those who like to keep things low-key, our writers recommend lovely, quiet coastal spots, and cosy pubs and boltholes with superb views BEACHES Blue Pool Corner, Gower Photograph: Alamy This cylindrical tub, beyond the north end of the Rhossili sands, is very deep and has mauve water. Set in honey-coloured rock, there are various levels from which you can jump. A long, wild beach stretches beyond, ending in a set of sea arches and...

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Meet the chef whos debunking detox, diets and wellness
Jun19

Meet the chef whos debunking detox, diets and wellness

Anthony Warner alias blogger turned author the Angry Chef is on a mission to confront the alternative facts surrounding nutritional fads and myths A few minutes into my encounter with the Angry Chef, I begin to wonder if his moniker might be ironic, like the big guy whose friends call him Tiny. On the basis of miraculous properties assigned to kale and coconut oil quickly found an audience. The Sun asked Warner to contribute to an...

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Jenny Slate: Ivanka Trump is a fake feminist and should be ashamed
Jun18

Jenny Slate: Ivanka Trump is a fake feminist and should be ashamed

The US actor, standup and author on her new film, Gifted, inspirational women and the terrifying situation in the White House Jenny Slate, 35, is an American comedian, actor and author. The middle of three sisters, with a ceramicist mother and poet father, she was raised in Milton, Massachusetts. While at Columbia University, Slate performed standup and improv. Moving to Los Angeles with then-husband, director Dean Fleischer-Camp...

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London fire: Queen reflects on ‘sombre national mood’ – BBC News
Jun17

London fire: Queen reflects on ‘sombre national mood’ – BBC News

Image copyright PA Image caption The Queen met local people affected by the Grenfell Tower fire during a visit to a temporary shelter Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to “get to the bottom” of the west London tower block fire amid mounting criticism of her response to the disaster. The prime minister was jeered when she visited the Kensington site on Friday Mrs May was criticised for not speaking to Grenfell Tower...

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Scottish food watchdog wants ‘revolution’ on food sales – BBC News
Jun16

Scottish food watchdog wants ‘revolution’ on food sales – BBC News

FSS senior dietary adviser Dr Gillian Purdon said: “The report supports Food Standards Scotland views and recommendations for the need to extend sugar tax beyond soft drinks, to reformulate products to reduce sugar fat and salt, to resize portions, address less healthy food promotion and to provide clearer consumer information on products in both the retail and out of home sectors. “This report will help us to develop new...

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London fire: Mourning, anger and questions over lives lost in inferno
Jun15

London fire: Mourning, anger and questions over lives lost in inferno

(CNN)A tower once home to hundreds of people is now a blackened husk, still smoking as it looms over a neighborhood in grief. Latest developments Final death toll still unknown, no number put on missing Residents who escaped were offered housing overnight Local council says it has enough donations for the survivors Fire crews were expected to work overnight to dampen the building Dozens of hotel rooms, apartments and other rooms were...

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