AS the date when the UK is set to leave the European Union is quickly approaching the odds on if there will be a second referendum or that there will a no-deal Breixt are still on the cards. Here is the latest that the books have on all the possible Brexit scenario as of January 21. What are the latest no-deal Brexit odds? Bookmaker Betfair has odds of 2/7 the UK won’t leave the EU by March 29 and 7/2 odds that we will. Ladbrokes and Coral has put the odds at 5/2 that the UK will leave the EU without a deal before April 1, 2019. What are the other situations you can bet on? The odds of Theresa May still being Prime Minister when the UK says goodbye to the EU currently stand at 1/4 with Betfair. The odds of May leaving between April and June 2019 are also given at 27/10. While the chances of another General Election this year are tipped at 27/20. Betfair have also put the odds of the House of Commons passing May's "plan B" Brexit deal in January at 15/1, while the chances of … [Read more...] about What are the latest odds on a no-deal Brexit and will there be a second referendum on Britain’s EU membership?
AMPHIBIAN-shaped chocolate Freddo bars are set for a rollback in price - but you'll have to be quick as it's just for one week only. Here's what you need to know. What is the current price of a Freddo chocolate bar? On January 21, Tesco announced a rollback in price for the popular Cadbury's chocolate bar for just one week. Instead of costing 25p, the bar will be reduced to 10p. The drop in price comes after repeated calls from customers for the product to return to its former price, even after Cadbury reduced the cost from 30p to 25p in March 2018. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has criticised the rising price of the chocolate bar, saying it needed to be looked into. He told Copa90 last February: "I think we need to examine this question in some detail and see if there is excessive profit-making by those who make Freddos - then they've got us to answer to." Tesco's deal is part of a wider range of celebratory price drops which the supermarket has launched to mark its 100th year. Chief … [Read more...] about What is the price of a Freddo chocolate bar and how has it changed over the years?
SKY gazers across the globe were treated to a spectacular sight on January 21 as a super blood wolf moon rose over the globe. But what is a super blood wolf moon and how is it different to a super moon? Here's what you need to know. What is a super blood wolf moon? The reason why this moon is called the Super Wolf Blood Moon is because we are seeing three things in one: Super moon - which means it's the closest the moon comes to the earth resulting in a larger appearance Wolf Moon - this is the name given to the full moon that occurs in January Total lunar eclipse - when the earth comes between the sun and the moon and appears red in colour The moon appears as a red colour due to a phenomenon known as "Rayleigh scattering". Before the sunlight reaches the moon, it is filtered through the earth’s atmosphere which filters out certain colours. The moon passes directly into the darkest region of the earth’s shadow at precisely the same time as its apogee, when the moon is the … [Read more...] about What’s the difference between a super moon and a super blood wolf moon?
2017 was a busy year for Alexis Ohanian as he married the love of his life Serena Williams and the couple welcomed their first child. But who exactly is Alexis, how long has he been dating Serena and just how much is he worth? Who is Alexis Ohanian? Alexis Ohanian, 35, is a tech entrepreneur and best-selling author from the US. He wrote the bestselling book Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will Be Made, Not Managed, which was published in 2013. The father-of-one was born in Brooklyn, New York City, in 1983 to an Armenian-American father – whose family fled the genocide – and a German mother. Alexis went to school in Ellicot City, Maryland, before graduating from the University of Virginia in 2005 with degrees in commerce and history. As well as his online ventures and writing he is a political activist – specifically in matters relating to the worldwide web. He was dubbed “Mayor of the Internet” after his battles with US lawmakers over … [Read more...] about Who is Alexis Ohanian, what is Serena Williams husband’s net worth, when did he found Reddit?
THE Beast from the East looks set to hit Britain within days, bringing further freezing temperatures, high winds and MORE snow. Let’s take a look at the extraordinary cold weather coming our way this winter. What is the Beast from the East, and when could it snow? Forecaster Mark Wilson said the Contingency Planning Forecast - which is used by the government to prep for extreme weather - was predicting the first three months of 2019 were likely to be much frostier than normal. And Met Office spokesman Simon Partridge said when a similar three-month forecast was issued at the start of last year, those predictions came starkly true. Last winter, winds from Siberia pushed in from the east, causing the mercury to plummet - with even daytime temperatures struggling to rise above zero. Partridge said: "Last year there was widespread snow across many parts of the UK and temperatures were well below average. "There's a higher chance of seeing colder spells, and given that, as a … [Read more...] about What is the 2019 Beast from the East, when’s it going to snow and how will it affect weather in the UK?