Jamie Oliver asked to help tackle childhood obesity

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver and health experts have been asked to help the Government in tackling the problem of obesity in primary school children. David Cameron said it was “disturbing” that 10% of children are obese when they begin primary school but the figure rises to 20% by the time they leave. The Prime Minister said obesity was an “enormous health challenge” for the country with a “vast” cost to the NHS. Mr Cameron said: “I think the point I’d make when you look at the most disturbing figures it’s…

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Saddle Bags Are Fall 2015’s Hottest Handbag

It was just over a year ago that bucket bags shot to prominence as the must-have handbag, thanks in large part to New York-based label Mansur Gavriel. But it seems like the slouchy shape is about to be usurped by saddle bags come fall 2015—and the cult-favorite brand that gave rise to bucket bags is also partly responsible for their downfall. Designers Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel introduced two new styles for their Fall 2015 collection: the top-handle Lady Bag and the minimalist Crossbody. Both have, unsurprisingly, started selling out like…

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The sun always shines on A-ha as Norwegian band makes comeback

Norwegian pop band A-ha are making a comeback. The band are set to release its first new material for six years, titled Cast In Steel. Due for release in September 2015, the new music is not the band’s only milestone this year. They will be playing at the 30th anniversary of the Rock in Rio festival, which they last performed at in 1991. Cast In Steel is their 10th album, with their previous release being 2009’s Foot Of The Mountain. The band will also be touring in the UK and…

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Color-Blocking Eye Makeup: The Best Liners and Shadows to Put Together

Nude shadow might be an easy quick-fix, but there’s no reason to ignore all those vibrant colors in your palette. With everyone from Emma Stone to Kendall Jenner wearing bright eye shadow and liner, there’s no doubt that punchy makeup colors are in this season. But to really get ahead of the trend, you’ll want to conquer wearing colorful shadows and liners together, to ensure that your eyes truly pop. There’s no faster way to look wide awake than with bright liner – as long as you know how to…

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Meet Chic Stationery Brand, An Organised Life

Photo: An Organised Life For me, buying a planner each year is a carefully considered process. The annual ritual usually begins around August, and after much deep thought (and painstaking analysis of page sizes and line spacing) results in a purchase some time in late October. That all came to an abrupt end last year however, when I discovered boutique brand, An Organised Life, and instantly knew I’d never find another agenda like it again. I know it sounds absurd to freak over stationery, but just hear me out. An Organised Life isn’t just any…

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