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Travel

Peak District stay – cosy pub and great walks with breathtaking views

The Peak District is one of the UK’s most visited national parks spanning around 555 square miles, and we understood why thousands descend on the beautiful landscape every year as soon as we drove past the ‘Welcome to the Peak District’ sign. Set a couple of miles into the park’s boundary was The Devonshire Arms […]

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Business

Our Views: For diplomacy’s sake, let’s hope the Saints turn things around in London

The NFL has been playing games in London for 15 years now, but this week’s contest between the New Orleans Saints and the Minnesota Vikings could be among the most important. It’s important not just for Saints fans, who haven’t seen their team look this bad since Mike Ditka prowled the sideline. The game also […]

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Science

Great views of Jupiter this week in closest approach since 1963

This week sees Jupiter’s orbit bring it to pass within just 367 million miles of Earth for the first time in nearly 60 years. The proximity affords a superb view of its bands, moons and Great Red Spot — a 9,900-mile-wide anticyclonic storm raging for at least 300 years. The reason Jupiter’s distance varies is […]

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Entertainment

Alan Rickman’s blunt views on Harry Potter cast ‘He’s not an actor’

Madly, Deeply: The Alan Rickman Diaries is out next week and absolutely packed with deliciously acerbic and indiscrete commentaries about the entire ten-year process of making the Harry Potter film franchise. Indeed, some of Professor Snape’s waspish wit seems to have bled into the actor’s personality or, more likely, vice versa. It makes for entertaining […]

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Science

King Charles’s ‘dotty’ environmental views are now mainstream

King Charles III was 21 years old when he made his first landmark speech about the environment, on 19 February 1970 . He warned of the threats from plastic waste and chemicals dumped into rivers and seas, and air pollution from industry, vehicles and planes. He admits those views were seen as dotty at the […]

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Celebrities

David Beckham emotional as he views Queen’s coffin after queuing for 14 hours

David Beckham has been praised by fans after he was spotted queuing alongside thousands of mourners to see the Queen’s coffin at Westminster Hall, before appearing emotional once inside Source link

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US

How the Digital Ad Industry Grapples With Metaverse Ad Views

When Roblox’s product team first set out to build an ad placement system on the gaming platform, it faced questions that could end up setting precedents for a nascent form of digital advertising: What qualifies as an impression when a billboard is viewed solely by 3D avatars? Would basic targeting practices spoil the collective sense […]

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UK

Laura Kuenssberg’s views on Brexit laid bare: ‘Not a surprise’

Laura Kuenssberg was the first woman to ever hold the role of political editor with her career at the BBC beginning in 2000. The 46-year-old is now hosting a new BBC programme on a Sunday morning, Sunday with Laura Kuenssberg. The programme is replacing Andrew Marr’s Sunday morning show after the former political editor at […]

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Finance

Hot property: five Ibiza homes with verdant surroundings and sea views

Finca, San Juan, €5.2mn Where In San Lorenzo, a village in the north of the island about three miles inland. Ibiza Town and the international airport are 25-30 minutes away by car. What A refurbished finca (farmhouse) and guest house with a total of 650 sq m of living space, including eight bedrooms and seven […]

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Business

Drake breaks Beatles’ record for most top 5 hit songs in history

Drake breaks Beatles’ record for most top 5 hit songs in history KATU Source link