Shocking unsolved murders from across the UK

Shocking unsolved murders from across the UK

The stabbing of an off-duty Met police officer, a banker shot dead on his doorstep in Scotland and a woman found beaten to death in Doncaster are among the shocking unsolved cases. The victims’ ages range from missing 14-year-old Sarah Benford, who is believed to have been murdered, to 69-year-old Nora Tait. Unsolved murders include … Read more

The UKHSA is issuing self-isolation guidance for people with a monkeypox infection

The UKHSA is issuing self-isolation guidance for people with a monkeypox infection

The advice follows initial guidance published on 30 May 2022 and will help people take care of themselves and protect others during their isolation period by reducing the risk of spreading the infection. Household members are at highest risk of becoming infected from a case in their home. The new guidance advises people with monkeypox … Read more

Field of Bad Dreams: A Guide to Gardening for the Non-Gardener

Field of Bad Dreams: A Guide to Gardening for the Non-Gardener

“Absolutely not.” I didn’t hold back for my partner Dan or the real estate agent. “But look at the four-space garage!” Dan said. “This is my dream house.” We were standing in front of the aluminum-walled farmhouse in downtown Brockville, a small one-and-a-half-story cottage, and far from renting an apartment in a Victorian semi-detached house … Read more

“My neighbors are demanding to use my pool – they won’t take no”

"My neighbors are demanding to use my pool - they won't take no"

Jun 9, 2022 1:42 p.m The man asked the internet for advice (archive image). Image: Getty A man has spoken of his irritation after his neighbors demanded to use his swimming pool. An anonymous man has asked for advice after his neighbors demanded he let them use the pool in his back garden. Listen Global … Read more

Saving drought-stressed landscape trees | master gardener | House and garden

Saving drought-stressed landscape trees |  master gardener |  House and garden

Drought stress… we all feel it: dirty cars, fallow fields, hurried rain showers, brown lawns and now our landscape trees are suffering too. Without trees, our ecosystem changes, creating a hotter valley with less oxygen, wildlife, privacy and beauty. Because trees are also a valuable investment of money and time, trees should be preferred when … Read more

Great Gardening: Some Expert Tips for Growing Your Own Tomatoes | Home & Garden

Great Gardening: Some Expert Tips for Growing Your Own Tomatoes |  Home & Garden

Of all native food crops, tomatoes are number one – our number one choice according to most polls. Nothing beats that first bite of a sun-warmed tomato from your garden. What a joy it is to say, “I grew these myself!” There is a place for tomatoes on a farm or patio. let’s grow Paul … Read more