Alabama Rot MAP: Where is the ‘dog’s black death’ in the UK? | Nature | News

At least 10 new cases of Alabama Rot have been reported across several counties on Tuesday, sparking fears of a major outbreak at hand. The Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists confirmed dogs have been infected in Sacriston, Guiseley, Bury, Bolton, Leek, Petworth, Brighton, West Coker, Bishop’s Tawton and Presteigne. Cutaneous and Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy, commonly known Alabama Rot or CRGV, is a deadly disease that has hounded Britain’s favourite pets since at least 2012. Dubbed by vets the “dog’s black death”, once CRGV strikes it is often already too late –…

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The 8 Top Beauty Trends Of 2018 Are Surprisingly Easy To Pull Off

Prepare your beauty bag, because 2018 is bringing with it some surprisingly easy looks you’ll want to try. Many of the year’s top trends are simplified tweaks of already in-vogue looks. (Think boy brows with second-story lashes, or multi-use lip tints for eyes, lips and cheeks). We’ve combed through the clutter of beauty news, as well as consulted our friends at Pinterest, to find out which beauty and makeup trends we can expect to see in 2018.  Take a look below at the eight beauty trends you’ll want to try out…

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Gin BOOM: Growing thirst sparks rise in number of distilleries in Britain | Food | Life & Style

There are now 315 spirit distilleries across the country, more than double the number compared to five years ago. New figures from the HMRC tax and customs service revealed that 49 distilleries started up in 2017 and seven closed. Of these, 22 were in England and 20 in Scotland, with four more in Wales and another three in Northern Ireland. Five years ago there were just 152 distilleries in the UK, mostly in Scotland. Since then Britain has been gripped by gin fever, with a record number of bottles of…

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Man Utd transfer news: Barcelona ace makes three demands to prevent Alexis Sanchez reunion | Football | Sport

Manchester United are pressing ahead with their plans to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, with the Red Devils hopeful of tying up a deal for the Chile international. However, Spanish outlet Don Balon claim the 29-year-old could be joined by his old Barcelona team-mate Roberto. The pair played at the Nou Camp together between 2011 and 2014, helping the Catalan giants win the La Liga title twice in that time.  Manchester United are apparently keen to sign Roberto as foil for Antonio Valencia, who is currently Jose Mourinho’s first-choice right-back.…

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