News / UK and world by Press Association July 24, 2019, 12:54 am Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter A new version of the Cadbury Dairy Milk bar containing 30% less sugar has gone on sale as part of industry efforts to respond to the obesity crisis. Cadbury owner Mondelez International has described the new bar as the “most significant innovation in the brand’s history” amid similar sugar reduction plans for other lines such as Oreo and Maynards Bassetts Wine Gums and Jelly Babies products. The new Dairy Milk bar sits alongside the original on shelves and offers consumers greater choice and help to manage their sugar intake, the company said. Some of the sugar has been replaced with fibre to maintain the original’s structure and texture, but Mondelez has described the taste of the new bar as “incredibly similar”. A team of 20 scientists, nutritionists and chocolatiers worked for almost two years at the … [Read more...] about New Cadbury Dairy Milk hits shelves with 30% less sugar
Boris Johnson prepares to take the reins of power BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Downing Street for the first time as prime minister, as he takes on the challenge of delivering Britain’s withdrawal from the EU. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/boris-johnson-prepares-to-take-the-reins-of-power-38341000.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/article38340995.ece/0d7fb/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_452f31f9-2f8c-4bdc-bd46-d5fb67ed348b_1 Email Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Downing Street for the first time as prime minister, as he takes on the challenge of delivering Britain’s withdrawal from the EU. The new Tory leader will take over the reins of power after Theresa May leaves No 10 for the final time on Wednesday to formally tender her resignation to the Queen. But even before his summons to the Palace to form a government following his resounding victory in the Tory leadership race, Mr Johnson was beginning to shape his top … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson prepares to take the reins of power
Missing men named suspects in Canada murders probe BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Two young men thought missing are now suspects in the murders of an American woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as the death of another man in northern British Columbia, Canadian police said. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/missing-men-named-suspects-in-canada-murders-probe-38341181.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/article38341178.ece/ba4c4/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_eb97611d-c538-46e8-8e3a-d774c478ce79_1 Email Two young men thought missing are now suspects in the murders of an American woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as the death of another man in northern British Columbia, Canadian police said. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) had said on Monday they were searching for 19-year-old Kam McLeod and 18-year-old Bryer Schmegelsky, whose burning car had been discovered south of Dease Lake. During that investigation, they found the body of an … [Read more...] about Missing men named suspects in Canada murders probe
By Edwin Heathcote The movies have a particular fascination for modernist glass houses. Perhaps it is because they contain and frame everyday scenes in the same way as a screen. Perhaps it is because they represent the fishbowl, the container of domestic drama. Or perhaps it is because, at their best, they just look cool, so here are some of the coolest architectural and production design classics. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Being a film star might do wonders for an actor’s balance sheet but sometimes not for the houses they film in. When the Ben Rose House went on sale for $2.3m in 2009, the sleek modernist villa looked a snip. Built in 1953 in the woods of Highland Park, near Lake Michigan north of Chicago, the house had a history as one of the star settings of cult 1986 movie Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. It is the home of Cameron’s dad, the one with the nice cars. Designed by modernist architect A James Speyer and David Haid, this was once a model dwelling, … [Read more...] about In the frame: modernist glass houses in the movies
London is due to bask in a heatwave this week, with temperatures soaring to highs of 37C. But as temperatures continue to climb, some Brits could be forgiven for not wanting to go to work or not be stuck in a sweltering office. Rules around temperatures in the indoor workplace are covered by the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992. Here’s what you need to know about your employee rights when it gets too hot: Is there a law that says it’s too hot to work? The regulations state that employer must legally provide employees with a “reasonable” temperature in the workplace. Unfortunately, whilst there is a minimum working temperature, there is no statutory upper limit. What is the minimum workplace temperature? The Approved Code of Practice says that the minimum temperature in a workplace should be 16C. If the work is labour intensive, then the minimum temperature should be 13C. What are the rules for higher temperatures? Due to the high … [Read more...] about UK heatwave: How hot is too hot to work under UK law?