AN AUSSIE who spent close to a whopping £90k on her bathroom renovation has revealed she absolutely hates the results. Nothing compares to the excitement of creating your dream home - especially after you've invested a hefty sum in the process, expecting to fall in love with how it's turned out. Unfortunately for one woman, from Australia, this wasn't the case - and rather than being thrilled with her new £90k bathroom makeover, she grew to absolutely hate it. As originally reported by news.com.au , the homeowner explained she had forked out $150,000 (£89k) to give her bathroom a new look. But shortly after examining the renovation results, she ended up with “one stuff up after another”. Sharing her experience on Home Decorating Mums group on Facebook , the woman also uploaded images of her bathroom cabinet, which she claimed was low and when it opened the doors hit the towel rack beside it. read more home stories HOUSE ABOUT IT I'm … [Read more...] about I spent almost £90,000 on my dream bathroom and I absolutely hate it – everything is wonky
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House of the Dragon: Season 1 Episode 6 Preview SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info It’s been 26 years since George RR Martin published his first A Song of Ice and Fire book, A Game of Thrones . Over the next few years, he was full steam ahead with A Clash of Kings following in 1998 and A Storm of Swords in 2000. Related articles Winds of Winter ‘worse’ after ‘troubling’ House of the Dragon retcon George RR Martin – House of Dragon actor 'better than Fire and Blood' However, Martin began to slow down with A Feast of Crows arriving in 2005 and A Dance with Dragons in 2011. It’s been 11 years since then and in that time the Game of Thrones TV show has come and gone and its prequel House of the … [Read more...] about George RR Martin celebrates 74th birthday: What’s his progress with The Winds of Winter?
In more than 300 pages of devastating analysis, Anne Whyte QC has laid bare the torrid state of British Gymnastics. She had 400 submissions, implicating more than 100 coaches and nearly 100 clubs. But what did the report say about the abuse that took place? On physical abuse An alarming 40 per cent of the submissions included accounts of physical abuse. That included: “Physical chastisement involving physical contact between the coach and gymnast” Gymnasts being required to train on known injuries Over-stretching as a form of flexibility management Ninety submissions describing the “withholding of food/water/access to the toilet during training” from 30 different clubs The stories were harrowing, including gymnasts being “physically slapped if they had not stood to attention” and one of a seven-year-old girl being “sat on” by her adult coach to extend a particular stretch. Whyte wrote: “One former elite gymnast described being made to stand on a beam for two … [Read more...] about Revealed: Seven-year-old gymnast forced into painful stretches by coach
Fear the Walking Dead: Teaser for seventh series revealed SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Fans may not have been expecting anything heartwarming from Sunday’s episode of Fear the Walking Dead in celebration of Mother’s Day, but the series’ penchant for serious shock value nevertheless managed to exceed their expectations yet again. Some appalled reactions to the latest devastating twist have poured in on Twitter once the series continued on AMC . Related articles The Walking Dead season 11: Showrunner teases tonal shift in finale The Walking Dead fans uncover mistake with Rick Grimes tank scene Warning: this article contains major spoilers for Fear the Walking Dead and material … [Read more...] about Fear the Walking Dead fans outraged by ‘unforgivable’ Mother’s Day episode twist: ‘Wrong’
House Of The Dragon: Celebrities attend UK premiere in London SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info House of the Dragon is set 200 years before the destruction of the Iron Throne with a completely fresh set of characters taking centre-stage. The HBO show follows the struggles within the Targaryen dynasty which ultimately sew the seeds of the deadly civil war known as The Dance of Dragons, which nearly ripped the Seven Kingdoms apart. Related articles House of the Dragon cast: Who's who in Game of Thrones prequel series? House of the Dragon star says prequel is ‘different’ to Game of Throne WARNING: This article contains major spoilers from House of the Dragon episode 1 One other new character … [Read more...] about Who plays Mysaria in House of the Dragon?
Game of Thrones: Kit Harrington on Jon Snow killing Daenerys SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info There are a number of cases in ASOIAF in which Jon Snow shows an incredible amount of physical strength. When he was just a teenager in A Game of Thrones , it took two grown men to hold him down from killing a man. While there are a number of examples in A Storm of Swords – but just what is the source of this strength? Related articles Game of Thrones Winds of Winter theory: THIRD secret Targaryen Game of Thrones George RR Martin gives stunning look at NEW release Well, in a popular new post on ASOIAF Reddit , user VoidBearer shared some of these moments of great strength from the books. And while … [Read more...] about Game of Thrones books theory: Source of Jon Snow’s super-human strength is dragon’s BLOOD
Anti-government protests in Iran, initially sparked by the death of a young woman while she was in police custody for wearing an "improper" head covering, have now grown to include anger over rising poverty, soaring unemployment and crushing sanctions. True figures on the number of people injured and killed in the protests are unclear , but the tally is rising . Iranian state media reported that at least 26 people have died, including demonstrators and security officials. The Oslo-based Iran Human Rights Organization said at least 31 protesters were killed with an unknown number arrested. In Tehran, marching demonstrators chanted "death to Khamenei" and "death to the dictator," referring to the country's supreme leader, 83-year old Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Crowds of protestors pushed back against Iranian security forces, known as the "basij," with videos shared on social media showing uniformed officers running away as people cheered. Other videos showed a commander bloodied … [Read more...] about Anti-government protests grow in Iran after 22-year-old Mahsa Amini’s death in police custody
MARRIED at First Sight UK star Jess Potter has revealed that only one couple survived the dating experiment. The brunette beauty rose to fame on the E4 dating show earlier this month - and she's since lifted the lid on what it's like to appear on the show. Hoping to find her dream match, the 31-year-old was matched with Dreamboys stripper Pjay Finch. However, she walked away from the programme as she admitted her marriage to him wasn't going to work out. Despite having a lot in common, the couple didn’t exactly get off to the best start when Pjay revealed he worked as a stripper and Jess stormed out of their wedding. The pair then decided to call things quits and exit the show before the halfway mark. READ MORE ON MAFS UK 'clinging on' MAFS UK viewers fear for ‘hostage’ bride as two couples leave the experiment 'CONVENIENT' MAFS UK fans all say same thing as April 'goes missing' during truth game Jess … [Read more...] about MAFS UK star Jess reveals only ONE couple survive the dating experiment
LONDON-based YouTuber WillNE has amassed millions of subscribers on his channel. The internet star is taking part in the highly-anticipated 2022 Sidemen Charity Match as part of the YouTube Allstars team - here's everything to know about him. Who is WillNE? WillNE is an English YouTuber and internet personality based in London . He is best known for both his videos focusing around internet culture and his practical jokes. WillNE was born and grew up in Whitley Bay, England. Before he gained popularity in the world of YouTube, attended Loughborough University, where he studied automotive engineering. In 2016, he quit his job as an attendant at a dinosaur-themed mini golf course and had his first wave of popularity when he produced a video on grime music channel BGMedia - and what he considered the poor quality of the child rappers hosted on their channel. The video quickly went viral and over night the size of his channel increased drastically. … [Read more...] about Who is YouTuber WillNE?
STRICTLY Come Dancing fans are thrilled the show is back for another series. Four new expert dancers have joined the pro line-up , which includes Michelle Tsiakkas. Who is Michelle Tsiakkas and what competitions has she won? Born in September 1995 in Cyprus , 27-year-old Michelle Tsiakkas began dancing when she was just six. The new Strictly star specialises in Latin dance. Michelle was the undefeated dance champion Cyprus between 2001-2011, before moving to London to study. After moving to the UK, Michelle represented England at international championships and then joined the world touring dance show Burn The Floor. Read more on Strictly HIT THE DANCE FLOOR We reveal where Strictly Come Dancing films its famous show JUST THE TICKET Find out if you can still apply for Strictly Come Dancing tickets When did she join Strictly Come Dancing? Michelle is one of the new professional dancers for … [Read more...] about Who is Strictly Come Dancing pro Michelle Tsiakkas?