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Police have launched a murder investigation after 39 people were found dead in a lorry container

Police have launched a murder investigation after 39 people were found dead in a lorry container

The bodies of 39 people have been found inside a lorry container in Essex early this morning. Essex Police were called by the ambulance service shortly before 1.40am today (23 Oct), after the discovery was made at Waterglade Industrial Park in Eastern Avenue, Grays. Suspect arrested Emergency services were called to the incident this morning, […]

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You can now apply to work at MI5 – and get paid £30k

You can now apply to work at MI5 – and get paid £30k

The UK’s domestic counter-intelligence agency is offering more than £30k annual salary to new recruits. Based in London, the role is described by the agency as “one of the most challenging, stimulating, and rewarding careers you can imagine.” What is the job? Successful applicants will work for two years as part of a development programme, […]

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Netflix is cracking down on sharing accounts – here’s what you need to know

Netflix is cracking down on sharing accounts – here’s what you need to know

Sharing passwords for Netflix is common for those who want to avoid paying for their own account – but the streaming service is looking to put an end to the practice. This is what you (and that one friend who piggybacks off your account) need to know about the crackdown on password sharing. Sharing accounts […]

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These everyday items in your loft could be worth a lot of money

These everyday items in your loft could be worth a lot of money

Have you ever wondered if any of the dusty items stored away in your loft might actually be worth something? Well, there are some surprisingly valuable things which you may have packed away in cardboard boxes. Self storage company, Space Station, has estimated how much some popular items could be worth if sold. Beanie Babies […]

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Your child could become a toy tester – here’s how

Your child could become a toy tester – here’s how

Does your child have strong opinions about the toys they play with? Could they talk about toys for hours? If so, this may be the perfect opportunity for them. A German company is currently looking for five children to be official toy testers – here’s what you need to know about how to apply. Toy […]

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US fast food chain Wendy’s is planning to open 20 stores across the UK next year

US fast food chain Wendy’s is planning to open 20 stores across the UK next year

Executives at American fast food chain Wendy’s recently revealed plans to open up to 20 outlets in the UK to their shareholders. They said the brand, which has restaurants in America, Asia, and the Middle East, would open its first European outlets in the UK next year. What is Wendy’s? Founded in 1969, Wendy’s is […]

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Here’s how to see the Orionids meteor shower and shooting stars where you live tonight

Here’s how to see the Orionids meteor shower and shooting stars where you live tonight

Stargazers and fans of astronomy are in for a treat tonight (Mon 21 Oct), as they’ll get the chance to watch a meteor shower known as the Orionid. A shower of up to 20 visible meteors per hour is set to be at its height tonight and tomorrow night. Orionids are a type of meteor […]

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This is what to do with your leftover Halloween pumpkin after carving

This is what to do with your leftover Halloween pumpkin after carving

Carving pumpkins has become something of an annual tradition to mark 31 October, with people lighting up their spooky creations on Halloween. The activity is now so popular that the UK is expected to waste around 18,000 tonnes of perfectly edible pumpkin this Halloween – but the leftovers can be put to good use. Reducing […]

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Here’s how to make sure you don’t lose an hour’s pay when the clocks go back

Here’s how to make sure you don’t lose an hour’s pay when the clocks go back

This is how to make sure you don’t lose money when the clocks go back. Daylight Saving Time comes to an end at 2am on Sunday 27 October, when the clocks go back an hour, and read 1am. The system is designed to give people an extra hour of daylight each morning. But while most […]

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This common computer security scam is costing victims thousands of pounds

This common computer security scam is costing victims thousands of pounds

A common online scam known as computer service fraud is costing victims thousands of pounds. This week the BBC reported that two call centres in India had been shut down and seven people arrested in an operation run by British and Indian police to crack down on the scam. The four year long investigation focused […]

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