SHOCK WARNING: ‘No doubt fares will rise’ Ryanair’s O’Leary warns holidaymakers | Travel News | Travel

The cost of air flights will rise, warned Ryanair’s CEO, Michael O’Leary, as Ryanair released its annual results for 2018 with revenue up eight per cent. Mr O’Leary told Bloomberg: “Currently oil prices are up to close to $80 a barrel. “Now I think that’s going to lead to a major shake out in the industry as early as this winter. “Some of those loss-making airlines couldn’t make money when oil was at $40 a barrel, they certainly can’t survive this winter oil at $80 a barrel. “So it is…

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Can A Hangover Give You Anxiety?

When you drink too much on a night out, you might fully expect the headache, exhaustion, dry mouth and general malaise. But there’s one less discussed symptom that frequently accompanies a hangover: anxiety. In one 2012 study, 7.4 percent of those experiencing a hangover also suffered anxiety as a symptom. Another study showed heavy drinking “lowers mood, disrupts sleep, increases anxiety” and produces “physical” and “emotional” symptoms the morning after. Research published in 2015 also revealed many social drinkers experience emotions like shame, guilt and embarrassment following a drinking episode.…

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A tougher road ahead: Five minute guide to…changes to your vehicle’s MOT test | Personal Finance | Finance

If a car is labelled dangerous under the new scoring system, it will be illegal to use it on a public road, with fines running into thousands of pounds if you so much as drive it to the scrapyard. The new rules are aimed at improving air quality and making the roads safer, but with more than one in three cars already failing their MOT, this could be a testing year for many. The MOT test is always an anxious time for motorists, but as of today there is even…

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Property slowdown fear as average home costs £308k | Property | Life & Style

Across Britain the price of all properties coming on to the market jumped by £2,343 or 0.8 per cent month-on-month. However, property website Rightmove warned last night that markets around the country are working at different speeds and the overall picture is less buoyant in price growth and number of sales agreed. Director Miles Shipside said: “After six years of continual year-on-year price growth the current market is becoming increasingly price sensitive. “Sellers need to pitch their price at a tempting level to entice buyers as, while there are signs…

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Spain World Cup: Shock as Premier League stars are SNUBBED, Spain name surprise squad | Football | Sport

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata, 25, managed only 11 league goals for the Blues this season and only appeared as a last-minute substitute in Saturday’s FA Cup final victory over Manchester United. He is the most notable name to miss the cut. But Chelsea’s poor season has seemingly caused his team-mates too to fall out the reckoning. Cess Fabregas is left out, so too is Pedro while Marcus Alonso, who made his debut against Germany in March, hasn’t done enough. Arsenal left-back Nacho Monreal has done enough, however. Manchester United goalkeeper…

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Fitbit Versa review – Apple Watch rival is great but watch out for its faults | Tech | Life & Style

EXPRESS NEWSPAPERS Fitbit Versa review FITBIT VERSA REVIEW • FROM £199 PROS • Light and comfy design – Incredible battery life – Works with Apple and Android – Simple to use CONS • Heart rate monitoring is inaccurate – Smartwatch features can’t match rivals – Interchangeable straps can be fiddly Apple may have the world’s most popular smartwatch but at over £300 it’s also one of the most expensive. That’s where Fitbit have clearly spotted a chink in Apple’s armour with the firm recently unveiling its all-new, and much cheaper,…

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