‘Suits’ Actress Meghan Markle On Emma Watson, TV’s Embrace Of Flawed Women And Men At Dinner Parties (INTERVIEW)

‘Suits’ actress Meghan Markle is convinced the lead character in the hit legal drama is an example of a sea change in attitude towards women and colour in TV drama. “10 years ago, Gina (Torres)’s role of Jessica Pearson – that role would have been given to a white man,” says Meghan, who is the…

Models And ‘Strictly’ Stars ‘Shwop’ Clothes Online For Oxfam And M&S

‘Strictly’s’ Melvin Odoom, Millie Mackintosh and models Stella Tennant and Lisa Snowdon are among the celebrities making their “pre-loved’ clothes available to “shwop” online as part of a sustainable fashion initiative. The “Shwop Shop” was launched by Oxfam and M&S on Wednesday 31 August, as part of their clothes recycling initiative, in which shoppers can donate…

Almost All Schoolchildren’s Lunch Boxes Are ‘Unhealthy’, Report Reveals

Almost all (98%) schoolchildren’s lunch boxes are ‘unhealthy’ according to a new report. The study by Leeds University suggests school dinners may be the healthier option – as just 1.6% of children receive a lunch box which meets the Government’s health-based standards set for food served in schools. These standards state that meals should include low fat…

Acid Attack Survivor Reshma Banoo Qureshi Walked At New York Fashion Week For Powerful Cause

At the age of 17, Reshma Banoo Qureshi suffered a disfiguring acid attack at the hands of her brother-in-law. Now, at 19 years old, Qureshi walked her first ever runway at New York Fashion Week on Thursday 8 September, opening the show wearing a floor-length printed dress by designer Archana Kochhar and a jewelled head piece. Qureshi,…

22-Stone Man Achieves Dream Of Appearing On Cover Of Fitness Magazine After Losing Eight Stone

Six years ago, Daniel Wheeler weighed 22 stone and was unhappy with his life.  He was a regular comfort eater, had just come out of a long-term relationship and had sunk into depression. After hitting “rock bottom” he realised something needed to change. Giving himself the goal of appearing on the cover of the Australian Men’s Fitness…

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