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'Sorry Your Broadband Doesn't Work, That'll Be £190 Please'

Marie-Louise Abretti | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Tech
Marie-Louise Abretti

Thousands of people are finding themselves locked into unsuitable contracts or hit by cancellation fees when they try to switch, mid-contract, in order to get a better service... Frankly, if you're not getting the service you signed up for, why on earth should you keep paying for it?

Zero Hour Contracts, the Impoverished Elephant in the Room

Tom Johnson | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Tom Johnson

Outlaw zero hours contracts and instead ensure that any individual entering a work contract is given a legal guarantee of the number of the minimum number of hours they should be required to work. It might increase the costs for corporations and may in the short term lead to a rise in unemployment, but if the economy is growing as fabulously as George Osborne announces, then the number of jobs should increase to combat this problem.

Chaplin: One Hundred Years of Laughter

Greg Ash | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Greg Ash

Last month marked the 100th anniversary of Charlie Chaplin's first film. In tribute to the man George Bernard Shaw called "the only genius of motion pictures" I made a pilgrimage to the exact place where he signed his first film contract and his incredible cinematic journey began.

Leopards and Spots - Why Record Labels Never Change

Horace Trubridge | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Horace Trubridge

Imagine that you take out a 20-year mortgage, pay back five times what you borrowed and the bank still owns your house at the end of it. Banks don't do that simply because it would not be allowed.

No Race in New Jersey? 'It's Like Donington All Over Again!'

Todd McCandless | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

According to Christian Sylt, for CNN, Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has claimed the New Jersey Grand Prix is off for 2014. The race organizers appa...

Belgian GP at Spa Francorchamp Inks Three-Year Deal Through 2015

Todd McCandless | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

I am most certainly biased as I consider the Spa Francorchamps circuit one of the crowning achievements of motorsport excitement and while the cars all take Eau Rouge flat these days, it is still a fantastic venue and as our own Mark Hallam points out, it is one of the few races that is still affordable to attend.

Webber to Stay With Red Bull for 2013

Todd McCandless | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Webber is known for his forthright nature and I doubt he'll bemoan the lack of a prancing horse on his car so long as the charging bull is capable of winning and with designer Adrian Newey, there is every chance of that in 2013.

Protect Yourself and Your Puppy With a PIP!

Helen Coen | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Coen

We and the BVA Animal Welfare Foundation are today launching a new Puppy Information Pack (PIP) and contract to help educate and protect puppy buyers.

The music has stopped in F1

Todd McCandless | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

In the Formula One version of musical chairs, the music may be close to stopping and the vacant seats are few. Today's announcement by Scuderia Toro ...

Ecclestone Answers Austin GP: 'They Haven't Got the Money'

Todd McCandless | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

The Circuit of the Americas group offered a press release earlier today stating they have proffered a contract to Formula One Management's (FOM) Bernie Ecclestone that was inclusive of the initial payment for sanctioning fees to host the race in Austin in 2012 should the F1 boss agree to it.

What does Jenson Button deal really mean?

Todd McCandless | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

McLaren is Lewis Hamilton's team. It has been that way since the amicable--sort of--departure of two-time champion Fernando Alonso at the end of the ...

Singapore questions Formula One's benefits

Todd McCandless | Posted 27.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

As Formula One's only night race, Singaporecompleted its 4th successful race in a 5-year contract. The night race has added an element of novelty to ...

Fancy Modelling For Issa On The London Fashion Week Catwalk?

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 10.10.2011 | UK Style

Think you've got what it takes to be the next Miranda Kerr or Rosie Huntington-Whiteley? Well Issa London is looking for a fresh new face to star in i...