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Website backs charity
A shopping website has teamed-up with a domestic violence charity this Christmas. Handbag.com is joining forces with Give as you Live to support Women’s Aid, the charity dedicated to helping end domestic violence against women and children in the UK. The handbag.com Christmas Gift Guide provides readers with the chance t
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 14, 2011, 3:40 pm
Frurt to open two new stores in Manchester
Frozen Yogurt bar, ‘Frurt’ has announced two new stores in Manchester City Centre creating 28 local jobs. Frurt, Manchester City Centre's first fat-free authentic frozen yogurt bar is set to triple its presence in Manchester in 2012 and consequently create 28 new jobs. The Manchester based frozen yogurt bar
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 14, 2011, 3:31 pm
Winners of Tweetsport Naughty and Nice Twitlist 2011
Tweetsport, the real-time tweet by tweet sport news site, announced the winners of the Naughty and Nice Twitlist for 2011. Tweetsport which reviewed tweets from over 1000 top sporting favourites to find the ‘Sweet Tweets’ and the ‘Sporting Sprouts’ in the categories of football, rugby, golf, cricket and
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 12, 2011, 1:01 pm
Peter Kay tops DVD sales
Peter Kay, has stormed through the 10 million mark for the total number of DVD sales. He has  surpassed the figures of both Avatar (3,342,123) and Mamma Mia (6,349,881) put together. The newly crowned king of comedy passed the 10 million milestone with the recent Blu-ray™ and
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 12, 2011, 12:39 pm
Men are bigger bargain hunters!
Men have emerged as the new kings of online shopping and spend more time and money online than women. It is no wonder that this Christmas men are turning to the net to source their Christmas gifts. Studies are suggesting that bargain hunters will be walking 30 miles shopping this Christmas and whilst doing so will wait an hour
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 9, 2011, 11:37 am
10 annoying aspects of online Christmas shopping
Christmas shoppers said waiting in for multiple deliveries and the frustration of chasing missing parts were some of the most annoying downsides to gift-hunting online as the number of people spending on the internet soared in the countdown to Christmas. Unwittingly buying a fake product has also left customers fuming, wi
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 8, 2011, 4:21 pm
Soap star is Ambassador for blind charity
Coronation Street star Paula Lane is the ambassador for Henshaws Society for Blind People. After hearing about the charity through a friend, Paula, plays feisty Kylie Turner in the programme, visited the Resource Centre in Old Trafford and was immediately inspired by the work that they do. She met Oscar O’Sullivan,
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 6, 2011, 3:46 pm
The First Impression! What not to say at your interview!
It can be the most mind-numbingly nervous day of your life but what makes a good job interview. A lack of preparation by both candidates and interviewers is creating a culture of fear and stress around job interviews according to Monster.co.uk. Their survey of 3,400 job seekers found that one in seven (15 per cent) candidates
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 3, 2011, 11:54 pm
Yahoo’s top ten of everything
Yahoo! Has launched its Year in Review for 2011 – their annual taking of what was hot this year. It shows  what’s really been capturing the nation’s imagination over the last year by unravelling the data from billions of searches on Yahoo.co.uk throughout 2011. Yahoo!’s Year in Review reveals that
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  December 1, 2011, 10:43 pm
Historic tourist attraction is acknowledged for sustainable tourism
Augill Castle in Cumbria has received a silver accolade in the Green Tourism Business scheme which exists to promote good environmental practices and reduce the impact of tourism on the environment. Augill was praised for taking precautionary measures to minimise its impact on the surrounding environment, such as encouraging gu
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  November 24, 2011, 5:26 pm
Is your home looking dated?
Interior designer and TV presenter Julia Kendell her style tips and advice on how to update your home. What do you think are the key interiors trends for autumn / winter? There are several exciting trends for AW 2011. My favourite is the ‘Puritanical’ look, taking inspiration from our industrial heritage a
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  November 17, 2011, 6:39 pm
‘I nicked £5000 and they caught me’ And other things NOT to say at your job interview! It can be the most mind-numbingly nervous day of your life but what makes a good job interview. A lack of preparation by both candidates and interviewers is creating a culture of fear and stress around job interviews accor
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  November 3, 2011, 12:10 pm
Apple & HTC Users Most Likely To Go Over Plan
Smartphone users are more likely to overspend on their monthly tariffs than other phone users, says new research. According to uswitch.com those with handsets from some of the most popular smartphone manufacturers – HTC and Apple – the situation is even worse with six in ten (60%) overspending on their mon
By Fusion Lifestyle Reporter  September 21, 2011, 9:52 pm