Meghan is said to have sipped on Martini cocktails while Harry drank beer as they spoke about their plans for charity work in the future - becoming to caught up in one another they even failed to notice the "rather rude wallpaper featuring photos of women's private parts adorning the walls". … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s sweet name for Labrador and its poignant significance
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From the petrol and particulates that spew from jetskis to pesticides drenching the putting green, the holidaymaker’s every innocent pleasure seems like another blow to the poor old planet. Then there is the food left in the fridge and the chemicals used to launder the sheets after each single-night occupancy in one of Airbnb’s 7 million rental properties, and the carcinogenic fuel that is burned by cruise ships. And then there are the carbon emissions. “Tourism is significantly more carbon-intensive than other potential areas of economic development,” reported a recent study in the journal Nature Climate Change. Between 2009 and 2013, the industry’s global carbon footprint grew to about 8% of global greenhouse gas emissions, the majority generated by air travel. “The rapid increase in tourism demand,” the study went on, “is effectively outstripping the decarbonisation of tourism-related technology”. … [Read more...] about The end of tourism?
Nick said: "Though my recovery journey is nowhere near complete and I am still horizontally bed bound, coming home is a massive step." … [Read more...] about Critically-injured Dad sent harrowing 12-second goodbye message to wife and son as he lay in car wreckage
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