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ANDREW MARR tells how moral values of the Elizabethan age can lift us from our travails today

 Tuesday, June 2, 1953: Coronation Day. With London decked out to celebrate its 27-year-old Queen, there was only one story in town. Or rather, two. Just four days earlier, with perfect timing, two men, hacking through the snow, had made it to the top of the world’s highest mountain. Edmund Hillary was a tall Kiwi … Read more ANDREW MARR tells how moral values of the Elizabethan age can lift us from our travails today

ANDREW MARR tells how moral values of the Elizabethan age can lift us from our travails today

 Tuesday, June 2, 1953: Coronation Day. With London decked out to celebrate its 27-year-old Queen, there was only one story in town. Or rather, two. Just four days earlier, with perfect timing, two men, hacking through the snow, had made it to the top of the world’s highest mountain. Edmund Hillary was a tall Kiwi … Read more ANDREW MARR tells how moral values of the Elizabethan age can lift us from our travails today

Average worker gets ‘career burnout’ at age 32 – and 59% say they do MORE hours working from home

Average worker gets ‘career burnout’ at age 32 – and 59% now say that they do MORE hours working from home amid coronavirus lockdowns, survey finds A study asked 2,000 people if they feel burnout with work and why More than half reported working more hours because their office is in their home This is … Read more Average worker gets ‘career burnout’ at age 32 – and 59% say they do MORE hours working from home

Women’s state pension age ruling verdict from Ros Altmann

Ros Altmann:  The Government had a duty to ensure women affected by age rise were aware of it, so they could adjust their plans A landmark case against the increase in women’s state pension age to 66 has been dismissed by the Court of Appeal. Two claimants, supported by the BackTo60 group, argued that raising … Read more Women’s state pension age ruling verdict from Ros Altmann

Iron Age wine press unearthed in Lebanon

Archaeologists have uncovered the first Iron Age wine press in Lebanon, dating from the 7th century BC.   Excavations at the ancient settlement of Tell el-Burak near the city of Sidon uncovered the well-preserved press, which was constructed from plaster made by mixing lime and recycled ceramics.  Wine makers would have stomped the grapes in the … Read more Iron Age wine press unearthed in Lebanon

Japanese actress Sei Ashina is found dead in her Tokyo apartment at age 36

Japanese actress Sei Ashina is found dead in her Tokyo apartment at age 36  Ashina’s death by suicide was confirmed by her management company and the Tokyo police The actress was best known for playing one of the lead roles in the 2007 historical drama Silk, an international co-production directed by François Girard  No motive … Read more Japanese actress Sei Ashina is found dead in her Tokyo apartment at age 36

Farewell to Sir Terence Conran, who has died at the age of 88

If Sir Terence Conran’s sole legacy was to have brought affordable style to the High Street, his place in Britain’s history would be assured. But he achieved so much more than that. When Habitat first threw open its doors in the mid-Sixties, his continental designs created the very idea of ‘middle-class taste’. Without four times married … Read more Farewell to Sir Terence Conran, who has died at the age of 88

Farewell to Sir Terence Conran, who has died at the age of 88

If Sir Terence Conran’s sole legacy was to have brought affordable style to the High Street, his place in Britain’s history would be assured. But he achieved so much more than that. When Habitat first threw open its doors in the mid-Sixties, his continental designs created the very idea of ‘middle-class taste’. Without four times married … Read more Farewell to Sir Terence Conran, who has died at the age of 88

Mrs Hinch Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer

‘I’ve been using it for donkey’s years:’ Mrs Hinch shares her everyday makeup routine including this £6 Maybelline Anti Age Concealer By Emily Knott For Mailonline Published: 12:27 BST, 8 September 2020 | Updated: 18:48 BST, 8 September 2020 Mrs Hinch, aka Sophie Hinchliffe, is best known for being the queen of clean and frequently … Read more Mrs Hinch Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer

Mrs Hinch Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer

‘I’ve been using it for donkey’s years:’ Mrs Hinch shares her everyday makeup routine including this £6 Maybelline Anti Age Concealer By Emily Knott For Mailonline Published: 12:27 BST, 8 September 2020 | Updated: 18:48 BST, 8 September 2020 Mrs Hinch, aka Sophie Hinchliffe, is best known for being the queen of clean and frequently … Read more Mrs Hinch Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer