Pizza Express

Down and Out in London (and Derbyshire)

Anthony Blair | Posted 12.02.2017 | UK
Anthony Blair

There is hope of real change. Some venues, notably the London Olympic Park, is now paying the London living wage of £9.70 an hour.

Can't Process Payments Without Stealing From Underpaid Staff? You Shouldn't Be Running a Business

Nash Riggins | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Tech
Nash Riggins

This is 2015. Most people are going to pay by card. That makes the miniscule processing fee attached to those transactions a regular overhead expense that must be budgeted for. And so if your franchise can't facilitate this seemingly unaffordable act of modern sorcery without punishing underpaid staff for demonstrating great service, perhaps you shouldn't be running a business at all.

Work Experience Girl's Pizza Express Review Is Totally Utterly Awesome, Goes Viral

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education

When the Peterborough Today published a review on Pizza Express they probably didn't think many people would read it (sorry Peterborough Today, but it...

What Does 'The End of Hipster' Mean for 'Mipsterz'?

Furquan Akhtar | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Furquan Akhtar

Personal experiences of hipsters are a far cry from Williamsburg, New York but instead it was like watching pockets of East London being swallowed up by a swarm of skinny jean wearing, flat white drinking locusts. As preened men were dubbed "Metrosexuals" and "scallies" evolved into "Chavs"; in my circle "Indie" became "Hipster".

Drop the Dead Pizza Story

Paul Blanchard | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK
Paul Blanchard

I'm getting increasing concerned about this spinning of old stories and the re-presenting of it as breaking news. It seems to be happening more and more. I can understand a slow news day; you do need a dead donkey to drop if something happens.

Muslims Are Taking Over the Country! One Subway at a Time...

Salman Butt | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK
Salman Butt

This halal meat fiasco has two separate elements to it: (i) the halal meat creeping into restaurant menus; and (ii) the incorrect presumption that slaughtering an animal is more cruel than "stunning" by electrocution, drowning, bashing it over the head or whatever else is in vogue.

The Sun's Halal Meat 'Scandal' Is Worse Than a Non-Story, It Risks Validating Fears of Muslim Influence

Megan Hughes | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Politics
Megan Hughes

The debate surrounding both regulations upon halal slaughter and the sale of halal meat in commercial outlets is an important one. There are the legitimate concerns of various groups in the debate surrounding Halal meat in the UK, but these concerns were likely not at the root of The Sun and The Daily Mail's decision to report on the issue.

'Halal Hysteria': Religious Exemptions From Animal Welfare Law Are The Real Issue

Stephen Evans | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Politics
Stephen Evans

Perhaps the public outcry over Halal, or 'Halal hysteria' as some call it, is really a proxy for wider concerns many have about 'sharia creep' - the accommodation of Islamic practises in the UK, which they feel are starting to encroach on what were previously secular spaces.

Jack Sommers

Halal Hysteria Grips Britain As More Stores Drawn Into Controversy | Jack Sommers | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK

The growing controversy over halal food has dragged in more stores, after it emerged they were selling halal meat not labelled as having been killed i...

The Sun's Pizza Express 'Revelations' Trigger Storm Over Halal

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK

Revelations that Pizza Express is serving halal chicken meat has triggered a storm of debate about the ritual practice of animal slaughter and whether...

Too Posh To Tip?

WENN | Posted 09.08.2012 | Home

She may be the poshest of all the Spice Girls but Victoria Beckham isn't afraid to rub shoulders with the general public -she recently enjoyed a meal ...

Restaurant Sold Pizza 'Saltier Than The Atlantic'

PA | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A restaurant has been selling pizza saltier than sea water, according to new research by health organisations. The research shows that takeaway piz...