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Seven easy, uplifting lunch recipes from top London chefs to break the WFH humdrum

The best of lockdown life is in the little things, bright moments to cut through the mundane. Working from home can feel like one unending dirge, but a good lunch can lift the bleakest days – and cooking will keep you from the screen, which can only be a good thing. Here, seven of the capital’s top chefs and restaurateurs share a week’s worth of midday inspiration, which can all be cooked up in about half an hour. Som tam — Saiphin Moore, Rosa’s...


At-home cocktail-quaffing lifts sales at Diageo as drinks giant ups dividend

Locked-down consumers drinking spirits in increasing numbers has helped propel drinks giant Diageo to better-than-expected results. The FTSE 100 firm’s net organic sales were up 1% in the six months to December 31 despite lockdowns, with spirits sales up 15% in the UK, and sales in North America - Diageo’s largest market - up 12.3%. Analysts at RBC Capital Markets labelled this US performance “extraordinary”. Revenues in the US were fuelled by...


10 annoying things UK tourism needs to fix before our Great British summer

10 annoying things UK tourism needs to fix before our Great British summer


Sky is giving away free premium content during lockdown

Sky customers: you can now get free Sky Original films, discovery+, at-home workouts and homeschooling...


30 best co-op games to play right now

From online to the comfort of your sofa, these are the best co-op games to play with friends


Gwyneth Paltrow spent her teens in this NYC apartment

From Kurt Cobain to Beyoncé, Taylor Swift and Gwyneth Paltrow, step inside the childhood homes of these famous celebrities


Rare 72-year-old whisky from Scotland to be auctioned in Hong Kong

It is the first time that the 1948 Glen Grant whisky, by independent bottler Gordon & MacPhail, is being offered in an auction.


Meghan Markle's rescue dogs have been a big 'support' during Covid

Caroline Yates, the CEO of Mayhew, has spoken to Hello! and revealed that Meghan Markle, 39, often references how 'important' her rescue dogs - Guy and Pula - have been.


Myleene Klass' huge black diamond engagement ring was sourced 6,000 miles away – see photos

Dancing on Ice contestant Myleene Klass got engaged to Simon Motson in 2020 – and her dazzling engagement ring was sourced in Hong Kong.


Duchess of Cornwall reveals sweet tribute to the Queen in her reading room

The Duchess of Cornwall hailed a "renaissance of reading" in her latest Instagram video for her Reading Room book club


A pizza shop and a mate's audition: The 10 most unusual ways celebrities were discovered.

Becoming famous doesn't always happen overnight. But for some lucky celebs it can sure feel that way. Whether they're trying to cut their teeth in the acting or modelling industries, sometimes a chance encounter or unexpected opportunity can help celebrities land the job of their dreams. And it happens a lot more often than you might think. Celebrities of the likes of ... Continued


Best Toddler Cups

Trying to encourage your tot to drink more isn't always easy, and usually 80% of the what is in the cup ends up on the floor.


Can My Boss Make Me Go To The Office Before I've Had The Covid Vaccine?

... and other questions you may be wondering about the vaccine and your legal rights at work.


How to Train Like Zac Efron, According to His PT

The 'Baywatch' star shred down to 5 per cent body fat for the film over just 12 weeks. Patrick Murphy reveals his training secrets


Prince Charles and Camilla's home is the dream winter hideaway in new video

Prince of Wales and Camilla royal residence: see inside Clarence House as Camilla shares a new video as part of her Reading Room project.


Stacey Solomon transforms her bathroom into a real-life beach for her kids

The Loose Women presenter made some dreams come true without having to leave her house


Spain shed 622,600 jobs and unemployment reached 16.13% in 2020

The effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the labor market are reflected in a new release of the workforce survey EPA


The February issue of Prima is out now!

TV presenter Julia Bradbury shares her passion for nature and reveals why walking has been her life-saver


Family of 20 removed from flight after passenger’s mask slips under their nose

A family of 20 was removed from a flight in the US after one passenger’s mask slipped under their nose. The group, of 10 adults and 10 children, had boarded the American Airlines service from Salt Lake City to Dallas to catch a connecting flight to Hawaii on 24 January when the incident occurred. According to one family member, Scott Wilson, they had boarded the aircraft and were settling into their seats when the mask of one of his relatives...


Diageo outperforms with strong off-licence sales

Net sales fell 4.5% but drinkers turned to Baileys and spirits, with North American customers also enjoying extra tequila.


Hyfit's Next-gen Resistance Bands Can Take Your Home Workouts to Another Level

Introducing Hyfit’s next-gen resistance bands – the smartest, most effective way to reach your potential in 2021. Strap in


Celebrities who swear by couples therapy

Many people enter the world of romance under the misconception that relationships are easy. Sure the first couple years might fly by, but as humans naturally evolve alongside one another, there's bound to be some growing pains. There's also the misconception that we all innately know how to be a good partner, even though we usually only learn by trial and error. In recent years, the idea of therapy has become less taboo, as many realize there's no shame in working through your problems with the help of a qualified professional. For some celebrity couples, it has made a world of difference. Click through to see which stars swear by relationship counseling.


Tim Robbins files for divorce from secret wife

The Shawshank Redemption star has requested a dissolution of marriage to end his union with Gratiela Brancusi.


Animal Crossing: New Horizons patch notes gets you ready for the Festivale and adds new seasonal items

The latest 1.7.0 also adds bug fixes and addresses some known issues


This Woman Is Creating A Miniature Replica Of Every Single Item She Owns

Scarlett Stephens-Smith is renovating her childhood doll's house to look like her actual house – and no detail is too small.


Mum-to-be fuming as mother-in-law 'steals her moment' ahead of only child's birth

An expectant mother has taken to Reddit to share her sadness after her mother-in-law refused to respect her wishes and 'stole' her big moment ahead of the child's birth


Olivia Munn's new look divides fans for this reason

The Rook star Olivia Munn showcased her makeover on Instagram on Wednesday and her new look left fans divided


Face focus: acne scars

Acne can leave us feeling emotionally and physically scarred, but why do some spots never leave us? New research suggests adult acne is on the increase and considering how much stress we’ve experienced in the past year, it’s no surprise. This condition can have a negative impact on our skin, bank balance, social life and mental health – so why does acne have such lasting effects? "Acne is, by its nature, an inflammatory process which causes the...


15 of the UK's most stylish B&Bs that we can't wait to check into

Boutique boltholes for an intimate escape after lockdown


This Super-Thick Cookie Dough Easter Egg Has Actual Cookie Bits Embedded In The Chocolate

This KitKat Chunky egg is almost too thick. Almost…


Analysis: Could hydrogen power be F1’s future solution?

Recent discussions about which direction Formula 1 should go with its engines over the longer term has tended to focus on two clear options


New research reveals the most house proud areas of the UK


This Guy Tried the Diet Jake Gyllenhaal Used to Get Ripped for ‘Southpaw’

Here's everything the actor ate in a day while training to play a pro boxer


Katherine Ryan is 'mindful vegetarian'

Katherine Ryan is a "mindful vegetarian" but occasionally eats red meat.


Lady Diana's life in pictures

Over two decades after her shocking death, the legacy of the Princess of Wales remains. Take a look at the work, the efforts, and the life of the People's Princess in the following gallery. Click on!


Ruth Langsford stuns in flattering slim leg trousers - and bargain M&S knit

Ruth Langsford had Loose Women viewers swooning as she teamed her slim leg trousers from Hobbs with a bargain knit from Marks & Spencer and leopard print Topshop heels.


The Queen's disappointment after change to her diary

Her Majesty usually attends the RHS Chelsea Flower Show every year with senior members of the royal family


Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy review: JRPG sequel is charming but complex

Koei Temco and Gust are looking to start the year strong by releasing the newest entry in their long running JRPG series Atelier


Goldie Hawn stuns in leather and wild hair with Kurt Russell in nostalgic date photo

Goldie Hawn looked incredible during a date night with Kurt Russell from the eighties during the first year of their relationship


13 Best Cycling Jerseys for Women Starting from £12.99

From high-tech to budget-friendly long sleeved options


10 Pairs of Chelsea Boots to Buy Now and Wear Forever

The traditional, the trend-led and everything in between


What Red's fashion team is buying for spring

Including the M&S blouse and high street jeans they're lusting after


Boneyards where planes, cruise ships, cars and trains go to die

Ever wondered what happens to vehicles and vessels when they reach the end of their useful life? Take a look...


The new trend in millennial dating: waiting for the end of lockdown to dump your boyfriend

We all know that being locked down together during Covid has spurred some couples to break up. But from speaking to friends, it sounds like there’s a silent majority who want to break up, but can’t bring themselves to do it yet. Lockdown is already enough to make you want to stick your head in the nearest Hotpoint appliance, even without heartbreak. One guy is only with his girlfriend because he can lock down at her 40-acre, four-poster-bed...


Michelin star restaurants in London 2021: All the capital’s one, two and three star restaurants

Goodness knows how, but Michelin has announced its 2021 guide. While there can only have been very few inspections – many restaurants have been, more or less, shut for 10 months – the tyre company has still managed to fill the red book here in the UK. While it’s easy to be sceptical, given restaurants have been unable to operate at their best for so long, the guide claims this year’s announcement came from a desire to support the industry....


Dancing On Ice replacement Amy Tinkler has been secretly training for three months

Amy Tinkler replaced Denise Van Outen earlier this week on Dancing On Ice after the musical theatre star, 46, pulled out due to injury


Priti Patel criticises influencers for travelling abroad

Priti Patel criticises influencers for travelling abroad


The Real Reason Behind Monique Coleman’s Headbands In High School Musical

You couldn’t tell 2006 us that Monique Coleman, a.k.a. High School Musical‘s Taylor McKessie, didn’t have it going on. Coleman’s character, the super-smart, super-witty captain of the East High Scholastic Decathlon Team and best friend of Gabriella Montez, was a vision to her young viewers — especially to young Black girls. As the movie celebrates its 15-year anniversary, Coleman is opening up about the realities she faced as a young Black...


Uniqlo U's New Collection Is Full Of Brilliant Clothes That Will Make January Feel Like Spring

It's full of investment pieces.


Joe Wicks interview: ‘I’ll get the vaccine in my arm, in my bum, wherever, as long as I can see my nan’

The Body Coach logs into Zoom from his dining room table, his trademark curly hair in a messy bun and AirPods in. You’d be mistaken for thinking that Joe Wicks was just your average Joe. “I am,” he insists, but that is far from the truth. While the rest of us have been baking banana bread, bingeing on Bridgerton and singing sea shanties on TikTok, Joe Wicks has been busy building his empire - and it hasn’t been easy. Back in March 2020, when the...