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The average Brit spends 20 months of life in a huff, Donald Trump and Piers Morgan partly to blame

The average Brit spends 20 months of life in a huff, Donald Trump and Piers Morgan partly to blame

The average Brit spends 20 months of life in a huff, Donald Trump and Piers Morgan partly to blame

03 January 2017

The average Brit will spend one year and eight months of their life in a bad mood, a study has found.


Average woman changes clothes size 31 times in their lifetime

Average woman changes clothes size 31 times in their lifetime

Average woman changes clothes size 31 times in their lifetime

28 December 2016

The average woman will change dress size 31 times during the course of her adult life, according to new research.


Parents turn to tech for extra 1hour 30 mins sleep per night

Parents turn to tech for extra 1hour 30 mins sleep per night

Parents turn to tech for extra 1hour 30 mins sleep per night

21 December 2016

Parents across the UK are damaging their children’s sleep patterns by relying on technology to get them off to sleep, a new report has found.


Animal experts issue festive food warning to pet owners

Animal experts issue festive food warning to pet owners

Animal experts issue festive food warning to pet owners

20 December 2016

Hopefully all animal owners know by now the dangers of feeding ’human’ chocolate to their pets.


Pokemon motivation to get adults moving ‘short-lived’

Pokemon motivation to get adults moving ‘short-lived’

Pokemon motivation to get adults moving ‘short-lived’

19 December 2016

The health benefits of playing Pokemon GO wear off after just six weeks as players get bored, a new study has revealed.


No FOMO as Brits ‘suffer’ Joy of Missing Out

No FOMO as Brits ‘suffer’ Joy of Missing Out

No FOMO as Brits ‘suffer’ Joy of Missing Out

16 December 2016

Forget FOMO ... Boring Brits are more likely to suffer ‘JOMO’ - the joy of missing out - because we cannot be bothered to socialise, a study has found.


Smartphones as bad for teens’ health as TV

Smartphones as bad for teens’ health as TV

Smartphones as bad for teens’ health as TV

14 December 2016

Tablets and smartphones are as bad for the health of a teenager as TV, new research found.


Just 1 in 5 of population commit 80% of crimes

Just 1 in 5 of population commit 80% of crimes

Just 1 in 5 of population commit 80% of crimes

13 December 2016

The fifth of the population responsible for 80 per cent of social costs, including crime, benefits and healthcare can be identified as young as three years old, a new study shows.


One in five people would rather cuddle pooch than partner

One in five people would rather cuddle pooch than partner

One in five people would rather cuddle pooch than partner

12 December 2016

One in five people would rather cuddle up to their pooch than their partner, a new survey has revealed.


Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

07 December 2016

Being happy, healthy and having well-behaved children are the true signs of success - far ahead of being rich, according to new research.


Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

06 December 2016

Brits are turning up their noses at ‘trending’ veg people post in recipes on social media - with celery named as the most hated.


Scientists say nuts to heart disease

Scientists say nuts to heart disease

Scientists say nuts to heart disease

05 December 2016

A daily handful of any type of nuts slashes the risk of heart disease and cancer, Britain’s biggest killers.


Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

02 December 2016

Lost clothes and glasses mingle with more unusual items in the lost property boxes at the UK’s airports.


Brits spend more time on social media than in the pub

Brits spend more time on social media than in the pub

Brits spend more time on social media than in the pub

30 November 2016

The average British person will spend more than three years of their life updating social media, a new study has found.


Breakfast cereals full of sugar

Breakfast cereals full of sugar

Breakfast cereals full of sugar

29 November 2016

A large bowl of Kellogg’s Frosties can contain NINE TEASPOONS of sugar - the same as a can of fizzy drink, a survey shows.


Thousands of dogs will be poisoned by chocolate this Christmas

Thousands of dogs will be poisoned by chocolate this Christmas

Thousands of dogs will be poisoned by chocolate this Christmas

28 November 2016

Thousands of dogs could be fatally poisoned this Christmas by gobbling down festive chocolate treats left lying around by their owners, new research has shown.


This week in 1974 - Birmingham pub bombings and Last Tango in Paris banned

This week in 1974 - Birmingham pub bombings and Last Tango in Paris banned

This week in 1974 - Birmingham pub bombings and Last Tango in Paris banned

25 November 2016

This week, 42 years ago, the Birmingham Pub Bombings took place. On November 21, 1974, bombs were planted in two Birmingham pubs – the Mulberry Bush and the Tavern in the Town. The explosions killed 21 people and injured 182 others.


Millions of Brits don’t know their home phone number

Millions of Brits don’t know their home phone number

Millions of Brits don’t know their home phone number

23 November 2016

Millions of Brits have no idea what their home telephone number is, according to new research.


Four in 10 phone calls a ‘nuisance’

Four in 10 phone calls a ‘nuisance’

Four in 10 phone calls a ‘nuisance’

21 November 2016

Almost four in 10 incoming phone calls in the UK are nuisance calls, according to new research.


UK unemployment at 11-year low, but figures conceal problem at heart of economy, say TUC

UK unemployment at 11-year low, but figures conceal problem at heart of economy, say TUC

UK unemployment at 11-year low, but figures conceal problem at heart of economy, say TUC

18 November 2016

The latest set of labour market figures published this week show UK unemployment fell by 37,000 to 1.6 million in the three months to September, hitting an 11-year-low.


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