Know your onions: Don’t miss out on nutritious ‘piquant’ vegetables in your plot later this year 

Know your onions: Don’t miss out on nutritious ‘piquant’ vegetables in your plot later this year Nigel Colborn shares advice for growing garlic, shallots and piquant vegetables British gardening expert says garlic is best planted in autumn or late winter  He advises against being tempted to plant supermarket varieties   By Nigel Colborn for the Daily … Read more Know your onions: Don’t miss out on nutritious ‘piquant’ vegetables in your plot later this year 

Mercury falls to lowest temperature for a year – but at least we were spared the snow chaos

Minus 11.8C! Mercury falls to lowest temperature for a year – but at least we were spared the snow chaos forecasters feared Freezing conditions not as bad as first feared as heavy snowfall was predicted People had been warned rural communities could be cut off amid travel delays Snow stopped falling by midday and today … Read more Mercury falls to lowest temperature for a year – but at least we were spared the snow chaos

Horoscopes: This could be your best year ever, Aquarius

Horoscopes: This could be your best year ever, Aquarius By Sally Brompton for The Mail on Sunday Published: 00:02 GMT, 17 January 2021 | Updated: 00:02 GMT, 17 January 2021 AQUARIUS 21 Jan-19 Feb The past few months have been tough but now the tide is turning as your solar year begins. The Sun in … Read more Horoscopes: This could be your best year ever, Aquarius

BBC senior executive is paid £330,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial

BBC’s anti-bias boss: Senior executive is paid £330,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial Kevin MacQuarrie given title of Executive Sponsor Safeguarding Impartiality   Stood down as BBC director for nationals and regions at the end of last year  He cited the BBC1 drama Roadkill as an example of ‘partial’ broadcasting By Gareth … Read more BBC senior executive is paid £330,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial

‘Best meal I’ve had out this year’: Jason Manford tucks into a home-cooked meal from his children

He is well-known for his witty and amusing remarks.  And Jason Manford showed his sense of humour on Friday as she joked that he ‘popped out for dinner at a local cafe,’ as he enjoyed a cooked dinner by his two children at home.   The comedian, 39, declared it was the ‘best meal’ he had … Read more ‘Best meal I’ve had out this year’: Jason Manford tucks into a home-cooked meal from his children

Covid-19 has reduced life expectancy in the US and UK by more than a YEAR

Life expectancy of the average American and Briton has fallen by more than a year following the coronavirus pandemic, data reveals.  The US has seen a decrease in life expectancy of 1.13 years, according to researchers from the University of South California who modelled the impact of the US Covid-19 outbreak on lifespan.   They found … Read more Covid-19 has reduced life expectancy in the US and UK by more than a YEAR

Gym Group lost 216,000 members last year

Gym Group says it lost 216,000 members last year as Covid restrictions wiped out 45% of trading days Revenues plummeted by almost half year-on-year to £80.5m from £153.5m Ex-footballer Rio Ferdinand will join The Gym Group as a non-executive director The Gym Group said current closures were costing them around £5m per month  By Harry … Read more Gym Group lost 216,000 members last year

Anne Hathaway gets her first ‘talk show hives’ of the year while promoting heist rom-com Locked Down

Anne Hathaway is no stranger to the spotlight, after 20 years in the industry. But the Academy Award winner still gets some pretty relatable jitters while making public appearances. She came down with her first case of ‘talk show hives’ of the year Thursday, as she took to her Instagram Story while promoting her quarantine … Read more Anne Hathaway gets her first ‘talk show hives’ of the year while promoting heist rom-com Locked Down

More than 15,000 migrants tried to sneak into Britain last year, new figures show 

More than 15,000 migrants tried to cross the Channel and sneak into Britain last year, new figures show Report says Channel crossings grew as clandestine smuggling in lorries declined Figures show 8,500 reached the UK in 2020 and more than 15,000 tried to cross  The number of unsuccessful crossings had not previously been disclosed  By … Read more More than 15,000 migrants tried to sneak into Britain last year, new figures show 

Britain’s cheapest new car – Dacia’s Sandero – wins Car of the Year award

Small car: Dacia’s Sandero Small car Winner: Dacia Sandero 0.9 TCe 90 Comfort Best for the city: Hyundai i10 1.2 MPi 84 SE Connect Best for practicality: Honda Jazz 1.5 i-MMD e-CVT SR Best to drive: Ford Fiesta 1.0L EcoBoost Hybrid 125 ST-Line Edition 5dr Best interior: Mini 3dr 1.5 Cooper Exclusive Comfort/Nav Packs Family … Read more Britain’s cheapest new car – Dacia’s Sandero – wins Car of the Year award