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Mouthwash and hogwash

Benedict Cumberbatch at a photocall for The Imitation Game at the Corinthia Hotel in central London. (Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on Britain's epidemic of gum disease, bunkum in Baker Street and something tacky for Remembrance Day.

Freshers food advice


It’s the time of year when students return to Wolverhampton University. Hordes of freshers will have their first taste of undergraduate life, attending the annual freshers’ week, promoted on banners in Wulfruna Street, and settling in to one of the residential tower blocks, which have sprung up around the city in recent years.

Wolves offer fans value at all costs

Soccer - Sky Bet Championship - Wolverhampton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic

Wolves fans are getting more value for money compared to other Championship clubs, despite paying more to watch football at Molineux this season. 

Trench Foot

World War I centenary

I went to the First World War battlefields and cemeteries in 2012, and I walked The Somme Battlefield sites at the end of September. I constantly think about the brave Tommies of the trenches and then how being homeless must feel a bit like that (without the gunfire, of course, but not without danger).

Women's football


“There’s a community that should be here today. Why have we not got all the local girls’ teams, under 10s, 11s, 13s, coming here to watch a Premier League game for 50 pence?”