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September 18, 2018 8:26 AM The judgmental bastard’s guide to poverty

WITH new poverty figures just out, do you feel poor people are basically scum who bring it on themselves? Here’s how to be a judgmental bastard about poverty. They did on that clearly trustworthy Channel 5 documentary, Skint and Skiving. Is it really too much to ask that they grill a couple of hamsters for a cheap and nutritious meal? Speaking of food, no poor person 7

September 18, 2018 7:37 AM US imposes new tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods

The US is imposing new tariffs on $200bn (£150bn) worth of Chinese goods as it escalates its trade war with Beijing. These will apply to almost 6,000 items, marking the biggest round of US tariffs so far. Handbags, rice and textiles will be included, but some items expected to be targeted such as smart watches and high chairs have been excluded 8

September 7, 2018 10:14 AM Greater Manchester’s top restaurants and where to find them

Among them are popular Ramsbottom eateries Levanter and Baratxuri, One Eighty Eight, in Whitefield, as well as an array of popular Manchester restaurants. The top scoring restaurant was Adam Reid at The French in Manchester, which, coming in at 13 nationally, was the region’s only representative in the top 50. Bury-born chef Mary-Ellen McTague has also made the Good Food Guide 10

September 4, 2018 1:56 PM Rosh Hashanah 2018: Why do people eat sweet foods during Jewish New Year?

ROSH HASHANAH 2018 will begin this Sunday as millions of people celebrate the Jewish New Year. How is Rosh Hashanah celebrated and why do people eat so many sweets during the Jewish New Year? The joyous occasion of the Jewish New Year commemorates the creation of the world and honours Judaism as a religion. Rosh Hashanah starts on September 9 and will finish 25

September 4, 2018 10:47 AM Outrage as Scotland's national dish rebranded 'Great British Haggis'

Outrage as food producer rebrands Scotland's national dish the 'Great British Haggis' to broaden its appeal A Scots haggis maker has been slammed online for rebranding the iconic dish as the 'Great British Haggis' in a bid to broaden its appeal. Stahly Quality Foods launched the new product earlier this year which they say is 'dressed to appeal to a wider 8

September 4, 2018 8:10 AM Taste of Italy comes to Southend with plenty on offer to entertain visitors

As usual hundreds of people rushed to the event which saw cars, stalls and much more fill the high street. The town centre and seafront came alive with all things Italian - the food, music and of course, cars. There were stunning supercars, an Italian market, crafts for the kids, music and more, with activities for all the family to enjoy. A supercar 7

September 3, 2018 7:11 AM Parents make children fatter by cramming their lunchboxes with sugar

Parents are making children fatter by cramming their lunchboxes with more than a whole day's worth of sugar Parents are making children fatter by packing their lunchboxes with sugary foods, new research reveals. Fewer than a third of parents think making their child's lunch healthy is the top priority and three quarters even admit to feeling guilty about 10

September 3, 2018 5:44 AM China's Xi pledges $60 billion in financing for Africa

China's Xi pledges $60 billion in financing for Africa BEIJING (AP) - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday pledged $60 billion in financing for projects in Africa in the form of assistance, investment and loans, as China furthers efforts to link the continent's economic prospects to its own. Speaking to a gathering of African leaders in Beijing, Xi said the figure 7

September 1, 2018 6:56 PM Worker bees clean friend after she fell into honey in Michigan

Bees company! Incredible moment group of worker bees team up to clean friend after she fell into pot of honey Honeybees, both domestic and wild, are responsible for around 80 per cent of worldwide pollination, according to Greenpeace. But bee colony collapses across the globe are threatening their vital work. Bees are dying from a combination of pesticides

September 1, 2018 7:00 AM Teens support food bank

A total of 11 young people from Castle Point have completed a three week National Citizenship Programme and raised hundreds of pounds for a food bank. As part of this they did a social action week which involves completing a community project. The Canvey NCS group decided to raise money and awareness of the food bank scheme on Canvey. The group particularly 7