Britain’s Cheapest Street reveals house transformation after being bought for £1 | Property | Life & Style

In 2013, Liverpool City Council offered up properties for just £1 in Wavertree, in a bid to get first time buyers on the ladder and bring up the local area. Two miles south of Liverpool, the street was known for being run down and not without crime, with shootings and stabbings also occurring reguarly. In 2003, the council planned to destroy the area and build new houses, yet in 2010 the government funding was withdrawn, leaving 115 houses empty. Yet with the new plan by mayor Joe Anderson, the rules…

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London Fashion Week 2018: Burberry catwalk – watch here for LFW live stream | Style | Life & Style

Burberry always pull in an A List crowd for their beautifully designed sets and Brit-cool clothes. Last year, Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell were seen on the front row alongside model/actress Cara Delevingne. LFW starts with a host of parties and events tonight, before the first show will grace the catwalk tomorrow at 9am. British brand Burberry are hosting their show in London on Saturday at 5pm. As in previous seasons, fans of the brand can watch the show live and then shop the collection immediately afterwards. This will be…

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High blood pressure diet: What food and supplements to eat and avoid to reduce symptoms | Health | Life & Style

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, can result in serious health problems if left untreated.  The best way to treat high blood pressure is to make some simple lifestyle changes, according to the NHS.  Alongside losing excess weight and doing more exercise, eating certain foods can help with reducing your blood pressure.  Bupa recommends what foods you should incorporate into your diet, but also those you should eat less of and avoid completely – including supplements.  While the healthcare group recommends adding more more calcium and potassium to your…

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Football viewing now a game of two halves | Personal Finance | Finance

More than four out of 10 football fans typically watch their team’s televised games at the pub rather than at home, but what they save on a TV sports package they may spend on food and drinks instead. The average fan spends £30 on food and drinks watching their team down the pub, around a tenner more than they typically spend at home.  Arsenal fans who have watched all 18 of their televised matches at a pub would have spent almost £600 this season, around £225 more than those watching…

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Trump Is Fine, White House Says, And Will Get a Physical Soon To Prove It

WASHINGTON – Wonder about the health of a president capable of scarfing two Big Macs, two Filet-o-Fish sandwiches and a chocolate shake in a single sitting? Or who sniffs loudly as if to get more air as he speaks? Or at times seems to slur his words? Americans may get answers to those questions next year, the White House announced on Thursday, when President Donald Trump gets a physical exam at Walter Reed Army Hospital. Press secretary Sarah Sanders, who had avoided questions on the topic for a week, addressed…

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Extinct animals: Dodo skeleton sold for £4000 at auction | Nature | News

The dodo femur was part of a sale called Out Of The Ordinary held by Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers. It had been expected to fetch between £2,000 and £3,000 but went under the hammer for £3,800 on Tuesday. The buyer has not been revealed, but there is a ban on exporting dodo bones from the UK. An spokesman for Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers said: “The story of the dodo is particularly important as it demonstrates one of the first occasions that man realised that human actions alone caused a species…

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