If You Want To Succeed in Life, Learn to Play Scrabble

Jason Aiginitis | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jason Aiginitis

This is genuinely inspirational stuff - if you want to succeed at life, the story of Scrabble teaches us the importance of lateral thinking, of letting ideas breathe and evolve, and of drawing from the expertise of others.

The New Scrabble Words Are Totes Ridic, Newbs

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK

The makers of one of the world's favourite board games have issued a set of 6,500 new words which can now be legally used. Collins, the makers of S...

A Journey Through Patience

Fleur Missaghian | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Fleur Missaghian

Because of his particular journey with MS (the experiences can be very different) Ramin has been slowed down by an illness that took away his independence for a long time. Relapse-free, he is now in the slow but steady fight to recover and he gets frustrated with himself, with me and his body, his mind.

10 Weird Things Banned By Governments

AllTime10s | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Politics

If you thought the ban on smoking in cars was bad, at least we haven't been banned from playing Scrabble or being emo....

10 Best Game Apps To Beat The Drudgery Of Your Daily Commute

Georgia James | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Tech

The idea that gaming is the preserve of teenage boys and stoned students – perched on the edge of their unmade beds, huddled over their games consol...

Why Are Scrabble Fans So Angry?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK

Scrabble can get people pretty angry. What dictionary should we use? Does the Hip-Hoptionary count? No, you can't have BBC, or IQ, but you can hav...

Games Giant Mattel's "Complete Disregard" for Their Legion of Online Scrabble Fans

Rob Atkinson | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Tech
Rob Atkinson

Frustrated online Scrabblers are left with is the unwelcome sight of a new version of the Facebook-hosted game which some have described as "brash" and "vulgar". The rankings they have built up over long periods of participation, some players having many games on the go at any one time, have been lost, utterly and without warning.

Words With Friends

Caragh Little | Posted 04.01.2013 | Home
Caragh Little

As a language obsessive and smart-alec, I should like Scrabble far more than I do. I should be really good at it, what with my desire never to be lost for words no matter how odd the situation. But I'm not.

Scrabble Master Clinches Title With 'Neonates'

Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The 41st national Scrabble champion was crowned today after winning a high-stakes war of words at the final of the annual competition. Paul Gallen,...

It's A Word, Honest!

PA | Posted 04.01.2013 | UK

Two warring wordsmiths are battling it out Sunday to be crowned national Scrabble champion. Paul Gallen, 26, from Belfast, and 43-year-old Wale Fas...

National Scrabble Champion Crowned After Hard-Fought War Of Words

PA | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK

The 40th national Scrabble champion has been crowned after winning a high-stakes war of words at the final of the annual competition. Wayne Kelly, ...