Sick note: Why you no longer need to ask your GP for one – new government rules

“You should ask your healthcare professional to give you practical advice in the fit note about what you can do at work, rather than simply record your health condition.” It adds: “You should then discuss this advice with your employer, to see if they can make any changes to help you return to work.” The […]


Meghan Markle wades into politics with note and gifts to women’s gun safety group

The Duchess of Sussex sent a letter and snacks to Moms Demand Action, which is demanding tougher gun laws in America. The group’s founder Shannon Watts tweeted about Meghan’s show of support to the campaign. She said: “@MomsDemand volunteers and staff have been working around the clock for weeks, so it was moving to receive […]


Homeowner pens furious note to builders dumping rubbish in their skip

The resident has pleaded with builders who they have blamed for using the skip. The homeowner claims builders have used it to get rid of commercial waste at their address in Lichfield, Staffordshire. The angry note said: “That is enough!!! If you need a skip for your job then hire one. Cost me £140. PRIVATE […]


Inheritance tax could be slashed through gifts – ‘two notable buckets’ you should note

Inheritance tax receipts received by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) increased by £100million to £1.1billion in the period of April 2022 to May 2022, figures published today show. A significant increase from the same period in the previous year, it continues the upward trend over the past decade. As well as the threshold freeze, rising […]

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The Boys: Amazon’s Sole Note Concerned The Deep and Timothy the Octopus’ Relationship

Amazon Prime’s superhero show, The Boys, has pushed the envelope several times during its three-season run, but according to showrunner Eric Kripke, only one scene so far has led to Amazon requesting an advisory warning. “I have not reached any pushback from Sony and Amazon on anything we wanted to do. I’d say the most […]


Traffic warden fines driver despite heartfelt note – ‘Just arrived from Ukraine’

A traffic warden left a £50 penalty charge notice on the windshield of a car that had just arrived from war-torn Ukraine. The silver SUV with Ukrainian registration plates was parked in Church Street, Birmingham City Centre, without a ticket. The handwritten note, which was left on the car’s dashboard, stated the vehicle “just arrived” […]


Market bears should take note that Powell will stop inflation by ‘any means necessary,’ Cramer says

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday said that investors should be with Jerome Powell and not against him, as the Federal Reserve chair has proven he’s willing to take inflation down no matter what. “I think the Powell bears need a reset and a recalibration. … Turns out he’s willing to cause a slowdown — he’ll […]


Q2 2022 PitchBook Analyst Note: Hashing Out the Future of Encryption Algorithms | PitchBook

Encryption innovation driving startup growth Encryption innovation has historically created large companies, and recent development in modern cloud computing, quantum and AI is likely to yield the same, spawning a new wave of vendors dedicated to securing the internet. Our latest Emerging Tech Research note forecasts the commercialization and mainstream adoption of emerging encryption protocols, […]


Take note Emmanuel! Boris a major thorn in Xi and Putin’s side as ‘poodle’ Macron shamed

Commentator Nile Gardiner hit out at Mr Macron and the European Union, whilst praising the UK’s post-Brexit approach to adversaries. He described leaving the EU as being a “massive gamechanger” for Britain, claiming it has “enabled the UK to take stronger action unilaterally against both Russia and China.” Speaking to, the former adviser to […]


The Blacklist blunder: Key error with Scottie Hargrave’s bloody note exposed

Although Liz Keen (Megan Boone) was killed in the season eight finale, fans were made to believe she had lost her life back in season three. This was not only a huge shock for the show’s audience, but also for the other characters as Red was thrown into a hallucinogenic spiral, only for her to […]