10 Ideas for New Year Resolutions

We, at the GPD HQ, are very excited about what 2013 has in store for us. Primarily because we are young and stupid, and therefore sure that there is nothing life can throw at us that we can’t handle (except zombies). And much like you all, every year when the resolution conundrum arises we decide to […]

What’s on: 28th December – 30th December

We have been keeping quiet this week as we have been pretty busy being festive, cooking (and complaining about it) and spending money we don’t have in the sales. To break up this routine we have found some lovely things to do over the weekend. Walking with Dinosaurs, the arena spectacular, has been at the […]

Respecting your Right to Beliebe: But not the Beliebs

In the last two months I have had the same conversation four times with four different people and there seems to be a common misconception. The conversations all involved Canadian teenage pop sensation Justin Beiber and on all four occasions it came out I dislike him (writing this I prepare for a torrent of abuse […]

A Christmas Experiment

N.B. In lieu of the holidays we have enlisted our favourite food-scientist Dr Paterson (who is neither a doctor nor a scientist).  Well done parents for doing Christmas the last twenty-odd years. From this week’s experiences the whole thing seems pretty darn hard. Generally I despair of Mr Pixie’s lackadaisical attitude to planning, and to […]

Friday Fun

London weather today has been rather miserable, so here is something to cheer you up: – Jack Shepherd provides us with some much love catertainment with 30 most important cats of the year. – Polish-born Tomasz Paczkowsk answers the iron. – As it’s party season, here is a tutorial to show you how to take great […]

Will Somebody Think of the Children

Chances are that, unless you have lived under a rock, you would have heard about the ‘royal prank’ scandal. The scandal being the outrageous behaviour of the British public towards two Australian DJs who, dare I say it, did minimal wrong. Now, the debate surrounding media intrusion into the private lives of the famous or […]