Spain holidays: Canary Islands issue strict new restrictions for Tenerife beaches & bars | Travel News | Travel

Parts of the Canary Islands are seeing heightened coronavirus restrictions in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus after a sudden rise in cases. Focus is being drawn to Tenerife where new rules are impacting tourist hotspots including beaches and bars. New rules limit the capacity of beaches in the region, meanwhile, pubs, restaurants and bars must now close at 11pm. Local people and tourists are also being advised to stay in as much as possible, to limit their mobility and to avoid closed spaces. The extensive new measures,…

Cold Weather Payment: Who qualifies for cold weather payment? | Personal Finance | Finance

Who qualifies for cold weather payment? How to check You may get a Cold Weather Payment if you’re getting certain benefits or Support for Mortgage Interest. If you are eligible, you will get a payment if the average temperature in your area is recorded as, or forecast to be, zero degrees celsius or below over seven consecutive days. You’ll get £25 for each seven day period of very cold weather between November 1 and March 31. Source link

Blood cancer symptoms: Drenching night sweats, itchy skin and abdominal problems

Blood cancers are usually placed in three different groups – leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma – and symptoms can vary depending on what type of blood cancer a person has. But there are some more general signs to note, three of which could be mistaken for less serious conditions. Itchy skin isn’t usually a sign of anything serious and is often caused by dry, cracked or irritated skin. Allergies, eczema and thrust are some common causes. But Blood cancer UK also links itchy skin to blood cancer. It advises: “Some people…

Electric scooter UK: Safety is ‘top priority’ and new measures ‘should be taken’

Experts at Admiral have warned it was “vital” that safety was looked ahead of any law changes to allow more widespread use of scooters on UK roads. They revealed this was important to protect drivers as well as other road users who may become disoriented by the new mode of transport. Admiral experts have pushed for tougher regulations and extra rules to be put into place before the scooters are given the green light. Ada Gavin, Head of Claims at Admiral said: “The world of transport is evolving, so it’s…

NASA ‘unlikely’ to get humans on the Moon by 2024 says audit | Science | News

NASA has made no secret of its desire to get people back to the Moon by 2024. Under NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine’s stewardship since 2018, the space agency has made impressive strides in its mission to return astronauts to the Moon since 2024. This includes making progress on its SLS rockets, which will be used as part of the Artemis mission. Mr Bridenstine has continuously stated humans will return to the Moon by the middle of this decade, but that now appears to be wide of the mark. An audit…

Android users are about to lose one picture-perfect advantage

There are a number of differences between Android and iPhone, but one that Google has been keen to point out in a series of advertisements over the years is the free unlimited storage available in Google Photos, compared to the 5GB free cloud storage on offer from Apple for all iPhone owners. In a series of adverts, Google mocked the “low storage” warning box that can appear when trying to take a photo – touting that Android users would be able to automatically back-up their images to its servers in…

Elvis Presley catchphrase: What did TCB mean – Why did Elvis say it? | Music | Entertainment

There were also numerous others, and Jerry, in particular, became well known for his links to Elvis, going on to manage various musical acts including The Beach Boys and Elvis’ daughter, Lisa Marie. The name of the group came after the media coined it in 1960, reportedly after fans questioned their ‘Mafia-style’ black suits. At the time the phrase was coined, the membership was Billy Smith, Sonny West, Marty Lacker, Lamar Fike, Joe Esposito, Red West, Charlie Hodge and Alan Fortas. The group’s roles were varied, with Red and Sonny…