Jealous girlfriend contacts TikTok user over ‘flirty’ Yelp review she left for her waiter boyfriend

A TikTok who posted a positive Yelp review for a waiter was left speechless after she was contacted by his girlfriend just 20 minutes later. After eating out with friends at a restaurant, Antonia, from Wisconsin, put a jokey post on the review site at the request of the waiter, Ira, writing: ‘My King, Love … Read more

Jealous girlfriend contacts TikTok user over ‘flirty’ Yelp review she left for her waiter boyfriend

A TikTok who posted a positive Yelp review for a waiter was left speechless after she was contacted by his girlfriend just 20 minutes later. After eating out with friends at a restaurant, Antonia, from Wisconsin, put a jokey post on the review site at the request of the waiter, Ira, writing: ‘My King, Love … Read more

Great British boltholes: A review of The Swan Inn, Somerset

Great British boltholes: The cosy and comfortable Grade II listed inn that’s ideal for swanning around Somerset The Swan is a Grade II listed 17th Century inn located in Rowberrow, Somerset  The modern rooms are spread across the pub and an adjoining former stable It serves pub classics such as lamb scrumpets and a reinvented … Read more

Monica Jones, Philip Larkin And Me review: Jones’s life reads like material for a Larkin poem

Monica Jones’s life reads like material for a Philip Larkin poem, squandered in the provinces… either way, love brought her only misery By Julia Llewellyn Smith Published: 22:00 BST, 8 May 2021 | Updated: 22:00 BST, 8 May 2021 Monica Jones, Philip Larkin And Me John Sutherland                  … Read more

Twitter now prompts users to review their ‘potentially offensive’ tweets

Twitter has rolled out a feature that prompts users to review their ‘potentially harmful or offensive’ replies before posting them – although it accounts for ‘banter’ between two mates.  The feature, which was first tested last year, uses artificial intelligence (AI) to detect harmful language in a freshly-written reply to another user, before it’s been … Read more

Civil servant leading review into Boris Johnson’s flat refurbishment ‘found out about plans in news’

Boris Johnson failed to tell his most senior civil servant about the plans for his Downing Street refurbishment to be paid for by a charitable trust, according to reports. Simon Case, who was appointed cabinet secretary in September, only discovered about the controversial plans in the newspaper. The mandarin is now conducting a review and … Read more

Civil servant leading review into Boris Johnson’s flat refurbishment ‘found out about plans in news’

Boris Johnson failed to tell his most senior civil servant about the plans for his Downing Street refurbishment to be paid for by a charitable trust, according to reports. Simon Case, who was appointed cabinet secretary in September, only discovered about the controversial plans in the newspaper. The mandarin is now conducting a review and … Read more

Toyota Mirai: A review of the second-generation hydrogen fuel cell car

Toyota’s new eco-friendly Mirai gives a whole new meaning to ‘stepping on the gas.’ Because when I got behind the wheel of this sporty four-door five-seater saloon, that’s exactly what I was doing. Except that in this case the ‘gas’ I was stepping on was not gasoline – or petrol as we call it in … Read more

Great British boltholes: A review of Billesley Manor in Warwickshire

Great British boltholes: Billesley Manor in Warwickshire is a romantic cosy retreat… just as the Bard liked it Billesley Manor near Alcester has had many lives since Shakespeare stayed here The most recent facelift, last year, saw £5.6 million lavished on the 4-star hotel There are 71 rooms that are ‘richly dressed’, with wood panels … Read more