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A new report reveals how we live our lives according to our posts on social media
24 March 2016

The Changing Face Of Modern Britain

A new report from Crimson Hexagon, a business intelligence company specialising in analysing and interpreting social media 'big data', has revealed how British culture is fundamentally changing. Since 2010, 850 ...
20 February 2016

Brits Are Happy Workers

New research reveals that British employees are, on the whole, happy at work, with a third feeling inspired to succeed every day and 70% feeling positive more than three days ...
13 February 2016

The Launch Of Parallel London - The World's First Disability-Led Run

Findings released to support the launch of Parallel London - the world's first disability-led, large scale mass-participation run. 94% of people believe more should be done to provide disabled people ...
12 February 2016

Are You Sure That's All That's In My Food?

Research carried out by a label website has revealed that 31% of people do not trust the information provided on the labels of pre-packaged food. The reasons behind this mistrust ...
30 January 2016

Paws! It's Your Birthday

A survey of 1,012 British pet owners carried out by One4all, the Post Office gift card, who has recently launched its range of pet design gift cards, found that pampered ...
28 January 2016

Move Over Snoopy, Scooby Doo Is Top Dog

Snoopy may be stealing the headlines as the star of the new Peanuts film, but a new poll has revealed that Scooby Doo is the UK's favourite on-screen dog. The mystery-solving ...
21 January 2016

Who Said Brits Are Grumpy In January?

Not famous for our jolly disposition, you'd be forgiven for thinking that January is typically a month that we don't welcome with open arms. Bad weather, New Year's resolutions and ...
16 January 2016

Brits Suffer From Social Media Shaming

New global research into drinking attitudes of millennial consumers (aged 21-35) has revealed that self-awareness and staying in control are the motivating factors for moderating alcohol consumption during a night ...
14 January 2016

Luther Swaps Crime For Comedy For Return Of Sport Relief

Sport Relief can today announce exciting new details about this year's campaign, including Idris Elba donning his infamous Luther coat to uncover a serious case of hilarity in an unmissable ...
9 January 2016

What's To Lose From Ditching The Booze?

With the hangovers of the New Year celebrations now receding, and more stringent alcohol guidelines out today, it's a good time to re-evaluate the role alcohol plays in our lives. ...
8 January 2016

Five Ways Your Body Will Thank You For An Alcohol-Free January

Here are five ways your body will thank you for binning the booze this January. 1. Clearer skin Those grey circles that signal too many late nights over the festive season are ...
8 January 2016

Is 2016 The Year Of The 'Selfless Resolution?'

A study into the lifestyles of 2,000 people examined levels of contentment in areas such as family, relationship, career and more general elements of daily life and found one in ...
7 January 2016

Living Life Through A Screen

In new research looking into the use of smartphones at live music events, online phone retailer Mobiles.co.uk found that we're more interested in promoting ourselves on social media than taking ...
2 January 2016

Career Change Is The Number One New Years Resolution For 2016

According to new research revealing that 58% of us will be applying for a new job in 2016, beating a new look (38%) and better body (23%) to the top ...
25 December 2015

The Nation's Hangover Habits Revealed

Over 5 million Brits suffer from a hangover lasting over 25 hours, with those in Northern Ireland, the North West and Scotland most frequently falling victim to the two-day hangover. 12% ...
19 December 2015

Regift Unwanted Presents

A study revealing that every second Brit passes on unwanted gifts makes online retailer Gifts.co.uk launch a new regift wrap service. Have you ever opened a Christmas gift you had ...
19 December 2015

Britain's Favourite Festive Foods

The nation spends weeks anticipating the mouth-watering treats enjoyed during the festive season, days shopping for food and drink to cater for family and Christmas guests and hours preparing the ...
19 December 2015

Brits Are Embarrassed By Their Actions At Christmas Parties

The alcohol looks set to flow over the next few weeks as the biggest work bashes of the year the annual Christmas parties hit. The heady combination of alcohol and ...
18 December 2015

Women Choose Pets Over Partners

British women admit to splashing more cash on their furry friends than their partner From Simon Cowell and his pups Squiddly and Diddly, to Taylor Swift and her beautiful moggy Meredith, ...
17 December 2015

To Send Or Not To Send?

The poll of 1,012 adults, conducted across the country, found 53% would be annoyed if they received a digital festive greeting instead of a 'proper' Christmas card and a 1/3 ...
17 December 2015

Christmas Tech Sparks Festive Fear

The study from leading video and ecommerce retailer, QVC, found that parents spend 43 minutes assembling fiddly gadgets on Christmas morning with 53% of parents even asking their children for ...
13 December 2015

Neymar Causes Self Injury Playing The Fool In Training

The Brazilian could miss most of the Club World Cup after causing himself an injury during Training on Tuesday. He managed to do this by attempting a 'sombrero' where he ...

13 December 2015

How Much TV Does The World Watch?

The 2015 International Communications Market report is an annual survey by the telecommunications regulator Ofcom and it reveals some interesting statistics. The findings show that on average, a person in the ...

12 December 2015

We Can't 'Bear' To Lose Our Festive Traditions

Brand New Winnie-the-Pooh illustrations unveiled to help celebrate and remind us of these 'Festive Pleasures' we can all still enjoy. Playing parlour games, carol singing and getting dressed in your 'best' ...
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