Sweet 16 in a Marlborough Sounds commune

MB: I certainly didn’t have a mentor there. The indelible impression – in some ways that was probably the characters that I knew less about, and perhaps had the most – for my 15-year-old eye – kind of mythological qualities. That would probably be Eddie Fox and John of Saratoga. In the prologue where I […]

Police warn over drugs-laced ‘Nerds Rope sweets’ infused with cannabis and ecstasy offered for sale online

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said: ‘Police seized what they suspect as cannabis infused Nerd sweets and are warning parents to be alert to the possibility that young people in the area may have bought them.’

Nintendo will release new Super Mario games for the Switch to mark the video game mascot’s 35th anniversary (and they are now available to pre-order on Amazon)

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit is a whole new way to experience the classic racing game. The new Nintendo Switch game turns your home into a race track and lets you drive a kart in the real world using the Nintendo Switch system. This would make a fantastic Christmas gift for any Mario Kart fan.

Alton Towers Smiler ride victims who each lost a leg in horror crash are to sue the theme park’s owners for ‘millions of pounds’

Paul Paxton of law firm Stewarts, said: ‘Our clients suffered life-changing injuries as a result of the accident. Whilst money cannot make up for what they have endured over the past three years, financial security can at least help the victims to lead a full and active life.’

Touchdown! NBC’s Super Bowl Scores Record-Smashing Viewership – Update

That most recent drama-to-drama comparison must be tempered by the fact that that the Ravens vs. 49ers game was hit by a power outage that delayed play and consequently saw Elementary pushed back to an 11:11 PM ET start, the latest for any post Super Bowl programming. With a lead over 64% over last night’s […]

Scalpers already taking advantage of Super Mario 3D All-Stars’ limited release

Super Mario‘s 35th anniversary In addition to Super Mario 3D All-Stars, Nintendo is celebrating Super Mario‘s 35th anniversary with battle royale Super Mario Bros. 35, a port of Super Mario 3D World from the Nintendo Wii U, and a new expansion named Bowser’s Fury, an augmented reality racing game Mario Kart Home Circuit, and a […]

Super Bowl Scores 112M Viewers For CBS & NFL, Down From 2015 – Update

As the first late-night show to get the coveted post-Super Bowl slot, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert got a 7.9 rating in the demo last night and 21.12 million viewers. That’s the best the Late Show has ever done in the demo and total viewership since its David Letterman hosted debut on August 23, […]

Super Mario 3D All-Stars already the second bestselling game of 2020 on Amazon

Super Mario 3D All-Stars was announced during a special Nintendo Direct centered around Mario’s 35th anniversary and is a bundle of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine, and Super Mario Galaxy. All the games will feature high-definition resolutions, with Sunshine and Galaxy getting widescreen 16:9 aspect ratios. Galaxy will also include motion controls via Joy-Cons that mimic the ones featured […]

Super League: Saturday’s talking points and team news

“He was a very good talker around the field, very creative, very astute and a smart kicking game, and I know he played around a few clubs, but he had a positive impact. I probably played against him more than I did alongside him, but he was always a guy who had a big impact.

Pictured: Schoolgirl, 16, fighting for life after taking Ecstasy as family warn other parents of drug dangers following her amazing recovery

‘The team at the hospital and ICU were incredible. They kept a diary of her time in hospital to show how ill she really was. I don’t know how we can ever repay them, but this fundraising project is a start at least.’