Where did Storm Henry get its name?

Storms York

Ever wondered where storms get their names from and why this practice began?

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Beatrix Potter is back

Beatrix Potter

It’s not often an author has a new work published more than 100 years after it was written,…

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The black pudding diet

Black Pudding

In previous years we’ve seen pomegranate, kale and blueberries heralded as the height in healthy eating, but the latest superfood to be announced is a little more surprising. Move those acai berries aside folks, and clear some fridge space for black pudding.

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Johnny Cashi has eight hairy legs


I wonder what the late Johnny Cash would have made of having a tarantula named after him?

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Detoxing dissected


Throughout the first month or two of the year it appears impossible to avoid the detox conversations taking place all around us – in the papers, on TV, online and on social media. It seems a large number of us are on a mission to cleanse our bodies following the over indulgent Christmas period.

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