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Staying social without smoking

Are you a social smoker? If you are, quitting smoking can be a difficult process. When you go out, it can feel like everyone else around you is smoking. Can you still enjoy yourself without smoking?

The evolution of TV cookery programmes: why are they so popular?

With the BBC celebrating a peak of 4.6 million viewers for the last series of Celebrity Masterchef, the UK appears to be obsessed with kitchen TV. But it’s not just Celebrity MasterChef that has the UK hooked, as our TV schedules are filled with foodie television right now.

The World Cup’s most memorable goal celebrations

Footballers will tell you there’s no feeling like scoring a goal. The second the ball hits the back of the net, the scorer is engulfed with sheer euphoria and waves of almost unbridled joy.

Win a signed Jurgen Klopp Cap in Bet & Skill’s Champions League Competition

To celebrate Liverpool’s fantastic run to the Champions League Final, Bet and Skill have teamed up with leading Reds fansite Anfield HQ to give away a Liverpool FC cap signed by manager Jurgen Klopp.

How to start a bar that's different to existing establishments

As an entrepreneur, you are faced with many opportunities and challenges. Pursuing your dreams and opening your own business is exciting, but you also want it to be successful.

The evolution of TV cookery programmes: why are they so popular?

With the BBC celebrating a peak of 4.6 million viewers for the last series of Celebrity Masterchef, the UK appears to be obsessed with kitchen TV.

Young Scots abroad opt for cultural education over all-night partying

More young Scots choose a holiday abroad to experience a new culture, learn about themselves or gain perspective on life, than to socialise or party the night away, according to the latest How Scotland Lives research from Bank of Scotland.

Tiger Woods to Sean Connery: Celebrities who love to gamble

It's hard to resist the pull of gambling. When it's good, it's great, and an accomplished gambler can get in and out without breaking the bank. In this list, we've compiled a few famous celebrity gamblers and their luck when it comes to the tables.

How to find the best rates on CDs

In the past, all you needed to do was compare CD rates from different financial institutions against the term you need and pick the highest yield.

Youtube is growing as a TV competitor

No one could have predicted how much of a player YouTube would become, not only in personal entertainment, but e-commerce also.

Why you should have a Wicked time and visit one of the longest standing musicals on the West End

Fancy a trip to London’s West End? It’s a smart choice – with the capital’s theatre scene selling more than 14 million tickets last year alone.

Great expectations for UK book sales

Great expectations for UK book sales

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Brits just love a good book, so much so that the market is not set to surpass the £2 billion mark.

Game of Thrones inspired wall divides office workplace

A team of parcel delivery experts combined their love for Game of Thrones and knowledge of cardboard boxes by building a wall which divided their entire office.

Blackpool attraction excited about breaking medical ‘Tricorder’ news

Blackpool attraction excited about breaking medical ‘Tricorder’ news

One of the UK’s ‘star’ attractions, Star Trek: The Exhibition, in Blackpool, has been homing in on news reports suggesting one of the exhibits on show in its Star Trek collection is inspiring 21st century medical technology by becoming the catalyst for a phenomenal medical advance.

Video referee technology in football: Boon or bane?

Video referee technology in football: Boon or bane?

Football is an ever-evolving sport. Once played for fun and considered a sport for the working class, it is now a multi-billion pound entertainment business. The essence of the sport is still the same, but over the past 30 or so years, football has become a global phenomenon and is hugely popular around the world.