Game of thrones Series 1 Episode 1 – Winter is Coming

Featured Image – Caption: gameofthrones.wikia.com (Fandom) If you are looking for a good way to kill hours of free time and develop a lack of sleep, look no further. As a first-time viewer of HBO’s hit show, you may be confused by the opening episode. The amount of information you have to consume at first…

Front of house – Ups and Downs

Well first you have the guests. Some of the things you get called, for just doing your job are hilarious on reflection. When you realise how annoyed that guest must have been in order to call you those things, suddenly the job becomes worthwhile. If you’re a person who seriously gets that angry over someone…

The decline of the newspaper industry Q&A

We interviewed Martyn Edgley, 59, who worked in the news printing business for 29 years and asked him what his views were on the decline of the newspaper industry.   When did the newspaper industry first start to depreciate? The first onset of newspaper decline started with the introduction of television which became a source…

Rowling confronts Morgan in Twitter Spat

JK Rowling who has over 10 million followers enjoyed mocking journalist Piers Morgan for his recent altercation with Jim Jefferies on Real Time with Bill Maher. The original tweet shows Rowling enjoying the confrontation that was happening on the show and claiming that the abuse Morgan was receiving was ‘satisfying’. This was enough to ruffle the feathers…

England Crickets 5 Darkest Moments

World Cup Final The date was the 3rd of April 2016. England had surpassed expectations and reached the final of the world T20. The West Indies were losing wickets. This could have been the year England proved themselves as the best cricketing nation on earth. Then came the final over. With 19 runs needed off the…

Perks of Being Single on Valentine’s Day

For some people valentines day is an amazing day full of love, presents, champagne and fine dining. For the others, not so much. Being single isn’t such a bad thing though… Firstly, no one wants to spend money. Personally I enjoy having a lot of money, and I’d rather not waste it all on one…

Manchester United – The season so far

It’s safe to say that united haven’t really met expectations since Jose’s arrival. Many expected them to be challenging for the league when in reality, they’re finding it difficult to secure a champions league place. So what’s gone wrong?  In the transfer window bringing in big names like Ibrahimovic, Pogba,  Mkhitaryan showed Jose’s intentions to…

The Full Toss Review

The Full Toss is a well established blogging site that covers all aspects of the game of cricket. T20. ODI, Test, this site has got a blog about it and is a very good site for anyone who is interested in cricket. The first thing you see when you open the site is this homepage. The…

Stokes and the World Cup Final

I don’t think anyone truly thought England would get to the final of the World T20. Going into it my personal belief was that England wouldn’t even get out of the group stages. But the brilliance of the England team proved everyone wrong. By beating New Zealand by a whopping 7 wickets in the semi…

Morgan and Hales – Should they play again?

There was a lot of controversy surrounding England’s tour of Bangladesh. After the terror attack in Dhaka, many players were wary about going there to play cricket. Eoin Morgan and Alex Hales were the only two to rule themselves out of the tour but should these two face consequences? It must be a great honor to play…

Freddie Flintoff – Why was he so great?

When I think of my first cricketing experiences, one name stands out way more than the rest, Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff. His antics on and off the pitch were the stuff of legend and reported on all over the world. The first time I watched Freddie play was in the 2005 ashes series. With both bat…

Trump or Hillary?

With the United States Presidential election approaching rapidly I have decided to take a look at some of the key policies of both the Democrat nominee, Hillary Clinton, and the Republican nominee, Donald Trump. From what I can see the main issues that Clinton aims to address if she is elected are Free Trade, Health…