Its affluent image hides hardship caused by low pay, high rents and 'ruinous' credit that a local campaign is trying to stamp out
More than 8bn single use plastic bags given away in UK supermarkets in 2013, figures from waste programme show
You can borrow these words — you can text a line or two, or just a phrase— and, of course, you can speak poetry like this.
Last Wednesday, June 25, in the case of Riley vs. California — and a second, similar case, U.S. vs. Wurie — the U.S. Supreme Court, in a unanimous 9-0 decision, handed down a new rule that now applies to state and local police, and federal investigators in the United States.
Madonna took raunch culture into the mainstream. But where does self-expression end and sleazy sexism begin? As Lady Gaga pulls her latest X-rated video, Zoe Williams takes a wrecking ball to pop culture's doublethink
Holiday resorts - and not inner cities - were identified last week as centres of low ambition and limited opportunity. Beyond the beach, Weymouth is a place beset by low wages, lack of transport, isolation and poverty of aspiration
19 products that look amazingly good in ads but not in real life ...
Among large-scale problems, global warming is by far the largest.
Increase in usage comes from poor in affluent areas due to rise in food prices while disposable income fell, says charity report
One of the most important fundraising evenings in London takes place at the Intercontinental Park Lane this Friday, and tickets are still available.
This could be the info-graphic that your love life has been waiting for!
As classic retailers up the ante and new arrivals come to Manhattan’s famous shopping areas , what does the superstore of the future look like?
If so, this is the info-graphic for you. (You may just be surprised!)
Cited usages such as ‘rabid feminist’ to be reconsidered following Twitter storm
Today marks seven months since I had to get up and go to work. How time flies!
This moving account of the single-child policy reveals its impact on China and the world
An official request for citizens to avoid tweeting anything that could inform terrorists what is going on resulted in a national outbreak of pet pics
The temperature is going to soar, and we don't really need to tell you that the beautiful days aren't going to last.
Are you a desk "Zen Master" or is "The Minimalist" more your style ?
Guests reportedly spend an average of £377 per wedding. From the present you buy because it is the last thing on the list to the outfit you’ll never wear again, we reveal the hidden costs when friends tie the knot
Scientists have long looked for physical markers of our inner lives. Now it turns out that the length of your fingers reveals much about you. Take this test to find out
One of 10 remaining copies of 1631’s Sinners Bible, with its infamous typo imploring readers to commit adultery, is to be auctioned next month
The proportion of women in Europe who carry financial responsibility for their family has dramatically increased in past 20 years, according to research