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    "The bride and her mother got into a fist fight in the toilets."

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  • The biggest wedding trends of 2017 according to Pinterest

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  • Tiki bars, mini pool floats and 7 other brilliant hot weather buys

    Keep your drinks cool and look super classy while you're at it.

  • Top tips on how to cut costs on New Year's Eve

    Believe it or not, Christmas is over for another year and 2017 is well on its way. While there are lots of ways to ring in the New Year, staying at home and hosting a dinner or party can be an affordable and stress free way to celebrate.

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    Taylor Swift's annual Independence Day parties always make huge headlines, but how much do these festive soirée's cost the pop superstar? Forget about the fact that T-Swift hosts it at her giant, private, multi-million

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  • New Year's Eve party food and drinks

    The festive season is a great time of year to meet up with friends and family and celebrate together. Beer and wine will keep most people happy, but cocktails (and mocktails) turn it from a few drinks into a festive party. Whether it's

  • Christmas party hair looks to rock this festive season

    The Christmas party season of 2016 is almost upon us, so no doubt you’re already browsing Asos for sequin-studded playsuits and statement earrings. But sometimes, your hair can be an afterthought despite yuletide being the perfect excuse to go all out. So whether you’re going for fun or sophistication, here are the styles to match those outfits with. Christmas stocking fillers that won’t break the bank Bling on a budget: Jewellery that will make any outfit look haut

  • This wine glass attaches to your wine bottle so you can drink quicker

    Having to open the wine bottle and pour the wine into a glass each time you want another. Introducing the Guzzle Buddy, an extra-large wine glass that you can attach directly to your bottle of wine to drink it straight from the source. It’s like a normal wine glass, but instead of having a stem and base, it has a spout to pop into your favourite bottle.

  • 10 Weird And Wonderful Wedding Themes You’ll Either Love Or Hate

    Everyone wants their wedding day to be a unique and special event and why the heck not, eh? If you’re going to splurge the equivalent of a mortgage deposit on one day everyone better remember it for the rest of their flipping lives! There’s no better way to stand out from the crowd than picking a strong theme. We’re don’t mean a few details here and there to enhance the atmos, oh no, we’re talking about creating worlds; costumes, props, set, the lot.

  • Why Zürich, Switzerland Should Be Your Next Holiday Destination

    Well look no further, because Zurich, Switzerland offers just that. With an urban population of 380,500, Zurich may not be nearly as big as other European cosmopolitan cities like Paris, London and Milan. From enjoying picturesque views to going on a shopping spree, check out this guide that will convince you why Zurich should be your next summer destination.

  • 5 refreshing spring cocktails that are sure to bring the party

    Summer is just around the corner and that means patio season is upon us! There’s nothing better than relaxing under the sun sipping on a summer cocktail (or two!) I’ve rounded up 5 delicious drinks to get your happy hour started. This refreshing drink is made with Canadian Ungava gin, and a homemade simple citrus syrup that is sure to impress your guests. A Moscow Mule is one of my favourite drinks out there.

  • How much will be wasted on celebrating Princess Charlotte's birthday?

    It's Princess Charlotte's birthday today, when she reaches the grand old age of a year old. As a royal, the usual fuss and palaver that surrounds children on their birthday will be multiplied dramatically. However, almost every little

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    A group of friends were brutally mown down after an impatient driver lost his temper and floored his BMW's accelerator in a busy street in Southampton. The shocking moment was captured on CCTV, and shows the scene as driver Mahibur Rahman

  • 7 Weird Christmas Themed Foods You Can Buy Now

    Chocolate and cherry sandwiches, booze made from sweet potatoes and gingerbread flavoured everything. Fancy trying any of these Christmas-themed foods? Here’s a rundown of seven unusual seasonal treats you can buy now, inspired by the flavours of the festive season.