Florence Welch Opens Up About Redefining Success Ahead Of ‘How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful’ Album Release

Florence Welch, of Florence And The Machine fame, has opened up about her decision to take a year out, ahead of the release of her upcoming album ‘How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful’. READ MORE: Florence’s ‘Nervous Breakdown’ – What Does It Actually Mean? The singer-songwriter achieved huge critical acclaim following her second release ‘Ceremonials’…

Powerful Photo Project Aims To Diversify ‘White-Washed’ Christmas In Britain

At Christmas time we are inundated with images of happy families enjoying the festivities, and chances are they will often be white. But no we’re not talking about snow, we’re talking about race. That’s why a new campaign hopes to tackle the lack of diversity of black and ethnic minority (BAME) families in advertising and…

‘The Recovery Letters’ Gives People With Depression Hope From Those Who’ve Walked In Their Shoes

When you’re in the darkest moments of depression it can be difficult to imagine a day when you’ll feel happy again. But a touching project is allowing people who have survived these feelings to tell others “things will get better”.  The project, titled ‘The Recovery Letters’, allows people who are recovering from depression help those…

Someone Is Sticking Body-Positive Notes On Diet Products In Tesco

Mystery notes aimed at deterring shoppers from buying diet products have been appearing in a Tesco store in Coventry. The labels appeared on Slim Fast and Tesco’s ‘Ultra Fast’, which are meal replacement drinks designed to drive speedy weight loss. The notes carried strong anti-diet messages such as: “STOP counting calories! YOU LOOK GREAT” and “You…

This Tiny Earpiece Can Let You Understand Another Language In Real-Time

Not understanding another language is one of the single greatest barriers we have in communicating to the global community. While translation apps have clearly come a long way they still feel like barriers to a fluid conversation. Well now a company claims to have built an earpiece that removes that barrier by translating another language…

Average Brit Consumes Three Days Worth Of Calories On Christmas Day, The Same As 12 Big Macs

The average Brit will scoff their way through nearly 6,000 calories on Christmas day, the equivalent of around 12 Big Macs.  That’s according to a survey of 2,000 Brits conducted by Wren Kitchens, which found that we eat 5,905 calories each on the 25 December. The day-long feast is nearly three times the recommended daily…

Vegans Are Calling Their Cheese ‘Gary’ Following This Woman’s Hilarious Facebook Rant

After the launch of Sainsbury’s new vegan cheese range, a woman took to Facebook to complain that cheese made from coconut is “not cheese”. In her online rant, she suggested vegans should call their non-dairy cheese “Gary or something”. The vegan community took the rant in good spirits and have now vowed to call all vegan cheese products Gary henceforth.  …

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