World Day For Animals in Laboratories 2016: How One Charity Is Funding Replacements To Animal Research

Mention animal testing, and it’s likely you’ll be met with a barrage of very strong opinions on either side, from those who insist the practice is cruel, to scientists who say it is necessary to create invaluable medical treatments. But while the debate rages about whether or not it is ethical to test on animals,…

Channel 4 Dispatches Finds Boohoo Warehouse Workers Have Been ‘Punished For Smiling’

Workers in Boohoo’s warehouse are allegedly being punished for smiling, checking their mobile, being a few minutes late or mistakenly mixing up trolleys of stock. Every order made on the fashion website is processed in a warehouse in Burnley, Lancashire, which according to the company’s careers website is the “driving force” of the brand and…

Mum Who Lost Baby At 38 Weeks Tells Pregnant Women: ‘Trust Your Maternal Instincts’

A mum who lost her baby at 38 weeks is encouraging other mums-to-be to trust maternal instincts. Georgia Boyton, 20, from Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, first noticed her daughter, who she named Dollie-Raie, had stopped regularly moving when she was 33 weeks pregnant. The mum claims her concerns were “brushed off” by midwives on numerous occasions and…

Hyperkin RetroN 5 UK Review: Your New Solution To Retro Gaming

The Hyperkin RetroN 5 is available now (stock depending) from FunStock for £129.99. Key Features: Plays titles from up to 10 systems Original controllers and included Bluetooth gamepad supported Load/save, screenshots, fast-forward and built-in cheats Android based emulation system 720P output over HDMI Verdict: The RetroN 5 is a 5-in-one gaming console that wants to…

Derren Brown’s New Book ‘Happy’ Slams Self-Help Industry: ‘The Universe Doesn’t Give A F**k’

Derren Brown rubs his eyes. It’s no illusion. He’s just tired. The 45-year-old has a new puppy and didn’t sleep much the night before we meet at a club in Soho to speak about his new book, Happy: Why More Or Less Everything Is Absolutely Fine. Brown, the mentalist and star of TV shows like Trick…

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