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Friday 13th

Today is…Friday 13th

Friggatriskaidekaphobia is the fear of Friday 13th. Good ol' Friday 13th. That day, like no other day, when you stub your toe and everyone around you goes "Oooooooh Friday 13th!".  However, sometimes strange... Read More...
English Cuppa

Tea Glorious Tea!

Today is the 358th anniversary of tea being introduced to the UK. Where did tea come from? The story goes that in China in 2737 BC (nearly 5000 years ago) a Camellia Sinensis plant dropped its leaves into... Read More...

Today is…Dog day

Today is Dog day! Man's best friend. I decided that the best way to celebrate this loveliest of days is to bombard you with Dog pics! Yay!             Happy Friday!    ... Read More...

Today Is… National Burger Day

A National Burger Day Public Service Announcement! Before we start, I feel the need to make a PSA that if you’re in the UK right now you can get 20% off burgers from pretty much anywhere, thanks to the officia... Read More...

Today is…Pluto demotion day

Ten years ago today Pluto was reclassified as a Dwarf Planet. Poor Pluto. I reckon a piece of scientific history such as this definitely deserves a bit of recognition. I don't know about you but I didn't rea... Read More...
Valentino

Today is…Valentino day

Rudolph Valentino is a man who's very name has made it into our everday language; a name that is synonymous with male sex appeal. Well, one of his names has. He had rather a lot of them. Rudolpho Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentia d'Ant... Read More...

Today is…Golden Monday!

Today is Golden Monday, the day to celebrate and bask in the glorious golden glut that is Team GB! This is simply an opportunity to revisit some of the best moments from the Olympics so far - it's totally shameless, so indulge! So far, we have won Olympic ... Read More...