How POSH is your nosh? From your marmalade brand to your loaf, what you eat still defines your class

SOCIAL HISTORY SCOFF   by Pen Vogler (Atlantic £20, 480 pp) How do you pick up your peas from the plate? I ask because the humble little legume turns out to be the ultimate challenge when it comes to polite eating, the Mount Everest of etiquette. Debrett’s, the bible of good manners, is firm on the … Read more How POSH is your nosh? From your marmalade brand to your loaf, what you eat still defines your class

VW promotes its new £30.000 ID.3 electric car with billboards that EAT pollution

Volkswagen has big expectations for its new ID.3 electric car. The zero-emission family hatchback is hitting the UK with a price tag starting from less than £30,000 and is already in huge demand. And to keep orders flooding in, the German manufacturer has unveiled a new advertising campaign to celebrate the car’s carbon neutral production. … Read more VW promotes its new £30.000 ID.3 electric car with billboards that EAT pollution

Millionaire boss of Papa John’s pizza franchise is suspected of Eat Out to Help Out scam

A takeaway pizza boss under investigation for a suspected massive Eat Out to Help Out scam has suddenly added extra seating in his stores. Millionaire Raheel Choudhary, who owns 61 UK Papa John’s franchises, made the changes after the Mail exposed how he claimed taxpayers’ cash on thousands of eat-in meals despite most of his … Read more Millionaire boss of Papa John’s pizza franchise is suspected of Eat Out to Help Out scam

Dutch man unable to walk, talk or eat for eight years is cured after taking sleeping pill AMBIEN 

A man whose brain injury left him unable to walk or talk for eight years regained full consciousness 20 minutes after taking the sleeping pill Ambien. The 39-year-old from Amsterdam – referred to only as Richard in the medical journal Cortex – was diagnosed with akinetic mutism at age 29. He suffered the rare mental disorder … Read more Dutch man unable to walk, talk or eat for eight years is cured after taking sleeping pill AMBIEN 

Bake Off judge Prue Leith urges hospital bosses to let patients eat when they want 

Bake Off judge Prue Leith urges hospital bosses to let patients eat when they want Hospital bosses have been urged to abandon set meal times to help patientws Three patients die in the NHS every day as a result of malnutrition, it is claimed A report suggested patients should have an iPad to order their … Read more Bake Off judge Prue Leith urges hospital bosses to let patients eat when they want 

Carpet python tries to EAT a woman in Samford Valley, north-west of Brisbane

Fangs for nothing! Shocking moment a giant three-metre carpet python tries to EAT a brave woman who tried to rescue it from under her car – forcing her to call police when the snake began to squeeze the life out of her Reptile lover’s cat cornered a snake under a car in Samford Valley, near Brisbane … Read more Carpet python tries to EAT a woman in Samford Valley, north-west of Brisbane

Just Eat soars as pandemic boosts demand for takeaways

Shares in Just Eat raced to a record high as the Covid-19 pandemic boosts demand for takeaways. As investors welcomed a 46 per cent rise in orders in the third quarter of the year, helped by tie-ups with McDonald’s and Greggs, the food delivery group’s stock rose another 6.4 per cent, or 562p, to 9404p. … Read more Just Eat soars as pandemic boosts demand for takeaways

Britain’s lockdown boomers: ASOS profits QUADRUPLE to £142m, Just Eat sales soar

Online shopping giants are celebrating a boom in profits today as the High Street gets set to see yet more tumbling sales in the face of another lockdown.  While Britain’s High Streets may have suffered irreparable losses in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, online stores have seen a surge in orders with fashion giants … Read more Britain’s lockdown boomers: ASOS profits QUADRUPLE to £142m, Just Eat sales soar

RUTH SUNDERLAND: Disaster that left British Airways worth less than Just Eat

The unceremonious way British Airways has pressed the ejector button on its boss Alex Cruz is a sign of just how desperate the situation is at our national airline. Mr Cruz is paying the price for the pandemic – and for presiding over the most toxic period in BA’s industrial relations in recent memory. That … Read more RUTH SUNDERLAND: Disaster that left British Airways worth less than Just Eat

Millionaire Papa John’s franchisee suspected of £250,000 Eat Out to Help Out scam

A millionaire takeaway pizza chain tycoon is suspected of stealing more than £250,000 of taxpayers’ cash by claiming fake Eat Out to Help Out meals, the Daily Mail can reveal.  Raheel Choudhary, who owns 61 Papa John’s franchise restaurants, instructed staff to record thousands of ‘phantom covers’ while the Government scheme was running, according to … Read more Millionaire Papa John’s franchisee suspected of £250,000 Eat Out to Help Out scam