Tag: home

Older millennials are driving home prices higher again

They might have waited longer than previous generations, but millennials are now showing a strong desire to become homeowners, especially older millennials. That is strengthening overall demand for the limited supply of homes for sale, and consequently reigniting the fire under home prices. Home price gains had been shrinking over

Children getting their hands on beauty products at home account for one ER visit every two hours

New US research has found that common everyday beauty and self-care products such as nail polish remover and shampoo are sending one child to the hospital every two hours due to them swallowing or being exposed to products. Carried out by researchers at the Center for Injury Research and Policy

Five ways to make your home less toxic

Ventilate Cleaning products, cooking, candles and building materials all contribute to pollution inside our homes. The British Lung Foundation (BLF) recommends choosing fragrance-free cleaning products and using solid or liquid products when possible, rather than sprays. It also advises opening windows or skylights, especially when cooking or showering, and avoiding

Polish father-of-five, 75, who caught wrong Ryanair flight at Leeds Airport and ended up 1,000 miles from home only realised he was in MALTA when the taxi driver didn’t understand him

A man visiting his family in the UK was put on the wrong plane to fly back home to Poland – ending up 1,000 miles away in Malta. Pawel Lawreniuk, 75, realised he had landed in the wrong county when he asked a bemused taxi driver to take him home

BREAKING Channel migrant crisis declared a ‘major incident’ as two more boats intercepted

The Home Secretary today declared a “major incident” as two more boats containing desperate migrant families were intercepted in the English Channel. It comes after campaigners warned it was only a matter of time before people die in a mass tragedy in the chill, choppy waters between Dover and Calais.