• January 1, 2018

    Start managing your career?

    Are you managing your career or just drifting from job to job in a search for more money? Could 2018 be the year that you start to manage your career....
  • May 10, 2017

    Zero Hours but not Zero Holiday Pay

    Half of people on zero hours contracts wrongly believe that they’re not entitled to paid holiday, says Citizens Advice. New research from Citizens A...
  • May 2, 2017

    Salary and vacancy growth struggling to ...

    Salary and vacancy growth figures show that the UK economy is struggling to match the growth it achieved in 2015. There is undoubtedly growth in the U...
  • March 31, 2017

    Depression tops ill health table

    More than 300 million people around the world are now living with depression. The latest figures from the World Health Organization (WHO) show that mo...
  • March 16, 2017

    When will your thermostat go down?

    As tempertatures start to rise when will you turn down the thermostat on your central heating? New research shows that the hardy people of Yorkshire h...

Do pretty trainers get better results than ugly ones?

Research from suggests that a good looking teacher will enable students to get a higher grade

Start managing your career?

Are you managing your career or just drifting from job to job in a search for more money? Could 2018 be the year that you start to manage your career.

My Fair Lady a story of self improvement against the odds

We preview My Fair Lady at The Grand Theatre in York and discover a show with as much history of overcoming the odds as the heroine Eliza Doolittle achieves.

Entering a chocoholics paradise at Hotel Chocolat

Committed chocaholics we get both entertained and educated during a lock-in at Hotel Chocolat

Trick-Or-Treating Safety Advice

Just some hints and tips for a safe evenings trick or treating!

Cabaret

For many people, mention of the word cabaret conjures up an image of Liza Minnelli in the 1972 film, a performance, which demonstrated that she had as much talent as…

It’s good to talk at any age

Michael Millward predicts that youngsters will appreciate the value of a bit of chit chat after seeing the new Chit Chat Chalk Show at York Theatre Royal.

Explore the world of antiques

Michael Millward looks ahead to the Northern Antique Dealers Fair in Harrogate and compiles quite a list of covetable delights.

Ugly Duckling captures the attention of two football mad boys

We sent Aaron 9 and Ryan 10, together with Mum Louise, to see whether Ugly Duckling at York Theatre Royal could keep two football mad lads entertained.

Reconnecting with the past?

Michael Millward Looks forward to a play at Slung Low Leeds about reconnecting with the past and asks whether this is a good idea or if the past should remain a place we should not visit?