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'Smacking makes children more badly behaved'

Smacking your child makes them behave more badly, a new study has warned.

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Video: loft converted to football shrine voted Britain's best man cave

Video: loft converted to football shrine voted Britain's best man cave

A dad-of-two who spent six months and £2,000 building the ultimate tribute to his favourite football team has been crowned the winner of Britain's best MAN CAVE.

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Revealed: the most unbelievable reasons for calling in sick after the Work Christmas party

Revealed: the most unbelievable reasons for calling in sick after the Work Christmas party

Yes, we know, it’s barely November, but already plans are afoot for the office Christmas party - and the day after.

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Check your loose change - you could have a 50p worth hundreds in your pocket

Check your loose change - you could have a 50p worth hundreds in your pocket

Check your pockets, piggy-banks and down the back of the couch now, folks.
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Mince pies, and sausage rolls - Greggs advent calendar with a difference

Mince pies, and sausage rolls - Greggs advent calendar with a difference

With chocolate advent calendars becoming the norm, a couple of dozen sample-size products are now the ideal way to get us in the Christmas spirit.
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Lane hoggers and tail-gaters bug motorists the most

Lane hoggers and tail-gaters bug motorists the most

Lane hoggers, tail-gaters and frequent lane-changers are among the most annoying bugbears for motorists, according to new research.

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Is too-early Christmas music damaging our mental health?

Is too-early Christmas music damaging our mental health?

Are you hanging up your stocking on the wall? Of course not, we’re barely in November.

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Aldi recalls nuts - due to presence of nuts

Aldi recalls nuts - due to presence of nuts

Aldi has recalled its Clancy’s Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because they contain cashew nuts, which are undeclared on the label.
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‘Mole-like’ Brits getting less than 10 hours of daylight a week during the winter

‘Mole-like’ Brits getting less than 10 hours of daylight a week during the winter

Brits are living a mole-like existence - seeing an average of less than 10 hours of daylight a WEEK during the winter months, a study has found.
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Horrified couple slam Sainsbury's after claims one-year-old toddler left with severe chemical nappy rashes

Horrified couple slam Sainsbury's after claims one-year-old toddler left with severe chemical nappy rashes

A horrified couple have slammed Sainsbury's after claims their one-year-old toddler was left with severe 'chemical' rashes -- from one of its NAPPIES.

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Gender pay gap progress grinds to a halt and could take 100 years to close

Gender pay gap progress grinds to a halt and could take 100 years to close

Britain's progress in closing the gender pay gap has shuddered to a halt and women could be waiting 100 years for equal pay.
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Director of Hard Cheese and Minister for Milk wanted - dairy industry jobs up for grabs

Director of Hard Cheese and Minister for Milk wanted - dairy industry jobs up for grabs

A string of unusual job vacancies have arisen in Britain's dairy industry - including a Director of Hard Cheese and a Head of Butter.
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Contraceptive coil 'may prevent cervical cancer'

Contraceptive coil 'may prevent cervical cancer'

The contraceptive coil may slash the risk of cervical cancer by a third, according to new research.

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Amazon announce epic ten-day Black Friday 2017 sale

Amazon announce epic ten-day Black Friday 2017 sale

Shoppers hoping to bag a pre-Christmas bargain should set their alarm clocks now - details of the Amazon Black Friday sale have been revealed.
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Brits will spend £686k on household bills in their lifetime

Brits will spend £686k on household bills in their lifetime

The average Brit will spend £686,000 on household bills over a lifetime, a study has found.

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When should you put your Christmas tree and decorations up?

When should you put your Christmas tree and decorations up?

For many Christmas loving Brits it’s time to start considering when the Christmas decorations will go up, but when is the correct time to start the festivities?
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New university study means you can get paid for being hungover

New university study means you can get paid for being hungover

A university is offering people the chance to get paid for having a hangover - by taking part in a boozy study.

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Novelty Hallowe’en contact lenses could damage eyes, college of optometrists warns

Novelty Hallowe’en contact lenses could damage eyes, college of optometrists warns

A top body has warned of the dangers of using novelty horror contact lenses this Halloween.

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Dope smokers have more sex

Dope smokers have more sex

People who smoke cannabis are getting 20 per cent more nookie than the rest of us, scientists claim.

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Boots recall babies’ dummies due to safety issue

Boots recall babies’ dummies due to safety issue

Boots have recalled a range of their Baby AIrflow Soothers, due to a potential safety issue having been identified with the products.
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