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Keith Wildman

Sabotaging since 2 Feb 2010

A proud Bradfordian and Yorkshireman with a love of Bradford City AFC, real ale and fine clothing/footwear inspired by 70s sportsmen, Chris Bonnington and geography teachers. Written for publications as diverse as V Festival, Metro and Quintessentially magazine, on subjects ranging from why Northern fish and chips are best to the music of Liverpool geniuses Shack. Eschewing the draw of The Big Smoke Keith lives in Saltaire in Bradford, a good pub-crawl away from Valley Parade..

My Articles

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People

A Tribute to “The Local Nutter”

From the Bradford Monk to Purple Aki and Lenny the Tramp, the one thing we’re not short of in the UK is the local nutters…

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Life

The Volatile World Of Quizzing

A look into the competitive world of the local quiz league, where a wrong answer can have the fieriest of consequences

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Life

Dogs In Pubs

What makes our traditional British pubs so great? Well, a pub dog for a start.

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Music

9 Short Jukebox Songs to go with a Quick Pint

Popping in the pub for a pint on your lunch hour? In a hurry? You can still get through 9 songs on the jukebox in 12 minutes.

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Funny

The Top 15 Instagram Dogs In Fancy Dress

Who doesn’t like photos of dogs in fancy dress? We’ve scoured Instagram for the best ones for your amusement, so you don’t have to.

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Music

The 9 Best Cover Versions To Stick On a Pub Jukebox

When a cover version like Tricky’s version of Public Enemy’s Black Steel hits the mark it can be even better than the original. Whack these on in the pub for a couple of quid and test your mates to name the original artists.

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Travel

Excursion Notes From The UK’s Finest Pubs

It’s Sunday, which for many means a full day in the juicer quaffing ale and talking nonsense. Forget Wetherspoons and get down to one of these cracking boozers…

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Fashion & Style

Favourite footwear XI

What would my first choice XI, with one sub, be from my stash of trainers? Want to know? Then read on.

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Life

Kids In Pubs

Take your kids to the park, the match, museums, whatever. Just keep them out of the pub…

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Fashion & Style

Don’t Call Me A Collector: The Story of a Trainer Obsessive

Why have one pair of trainers when you can have a hundred? A trainer obsessive speaks.

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Music

90 Minutes Of Music For £2 On A Pub Jukebox

Looking for value for money in these difficult economics times? Then follow our guide to the best value music on your local pub jukebox including drawn out classics from Primal Scream, The Temptations and The Stone Roses.

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Travel

Fuck You Sunshine

Sunshine and warmth has absolutely nothing to do with what makes Britain great so give it the cold shoulder today.

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Fashion & Style

12th Man, Gant & Sebago: Put Some Spring In Your Wardrobe

Ignoring the advice to ne’er cast a clout till May be out, here’s my pick of men’s fashion to see you through the tricky period between winter and summer

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Football

Bantams Banter: How A Bradford City Podcast Reached No.1 in The iTunes Chart

Two normal football fans from Bradford, number one ahead of household names like Ricky Gervais with a podcast about unfashionable fourth division Bradford City, put together in a back bedroom. Meet Bantams Banter…

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Football

Bradford City Fire Flag: Stop Cashing In On Tragedy

The idea of a Bradford based company using the Bradford fire for advertising under the guise of a flag for the Capital One Cup Final is sickening. Why is there always someone who wishes to profit from tragedy?

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Hardware

Bonfort Swiss Army Knife

If you’ve ever been a scout or a guide or enjoy nothing more than a weekend in a tent pitting your wits against nature and all the elements have to offer then you’ll know the value of a good multi purpose knife.

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Fashion & Style

Searching For The Perfect Flare

The quest to find the perfect bootcut or flared jeans amid a wasteland of skinny legs

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Hardware

Kobra Electric Motorcycle

A stunning electric motorcycle that not only looks good and saves the environment but rides well too. Did we mention it also mechanically tailors itself to fit the needs of each individual rider?

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Music

The Return Of The June Brides

Singer/songwriter Phil Wilson made a comeback in 2010 and now he’s back with his original band, 80s jangle popsters The June Brides with a new single…

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Life

The British Trainer Obsession

Trainers are no longer just for sport. They’re worn by young and old. By everyone. They’re sold in great trefoil and swoosh bedecked cathedrals of rubber and leather. They’re the ultimate status symbol on the streets.

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Fashion & Style

So you think you know about trainers?

Are you a trainer collector? Think you know everything there is to know about them? Well take our quiz and see how well you fare…

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Football

The Bradford City Fire: 27 years on

27 years on from the fire that claimed 56 lives at Bradford City’s Valley Parade. Is it really the forgotten tragedy?

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Football

The Blackburn Rovers Chicken & Other Things More Interesting Than The Football

Five minutes into the relegation fight between Blackburn Rovers and Wigan and a chicken pops up. Here’s some other stuff that are more interesting than the footie…

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Fashion & Style

The latest 12thMan Gear arrives from Italy

Italian designer 12thMan’s latest collection follows on in the trait of improving each season.

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Music

RIP Adam Yauch

A personal tribute to Adam Yauch, a man who helped influence a generation

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Life

Make Bradford British: Another lazy attack on Worstedopolis

Make Bradford British is the latest TV attack on Bradford. Just what is the media’s obsession with knocking the UK’s sixth largest City?

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Fashion & Style

Winter Clothing Wishlist

From jackets to shirts, shoes to knitwear and accessories that have taken my fancy recently, here’s a peek at my winter clothing wish list.

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Life

Smoking Ban in Cars? Why Can’t They Just Leave Us Alone

They’re at it again, the health fascists aren’t content with banning smoking in pubs, now they want to stop you smoking in your own car.

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Travel

Gothenburg and West Sweden Lobster Safari

Gothenburg is Sweden’s second largest city and the country’s largest port. Situated in West Sweden – an area dominated by the sea in a country with more boats per capita than any other country in the world.

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Fashion & Style

The rise and fall of retro sportswear

From athlete to terrace to screen to high street to everybloodywhere has the trend for retro sportswear gone too far?

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Football

The Football and Real Ale Guide App

Like football, like real ale? Then The Football and Real Ale Guide app could be your new best friend.

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Fashion & Style

12thMan Exclusive s/s 2012 Preview

An exclusive preview of Italian designer 12thMan’s spring/summer collection for 2012

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Music

The Stone Roses Reunion? No Thanks

Fan boys and journalists may have gone apeshit over the Stone Roses reunion, I’d just prefer they stayed where they belong, on the jukebox in my local…

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Football

10 Sporting Hardmen That David Haye Could Learn Something From

With David Haye set to announce his retirement months after breaking his toenail, we look at 10 of the toughest sportsmen of all time, who played on with broken arms, amputated fingers and sliced jugulars…

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Hardware

iPhone Telephoto Lens and Tripod

Now you to can hang round in bushes taking photos of your favourite celebrities from a safe distance all from your iPhone

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Fashion & Style

Jackets: My top 14

With summer coming to an end, I’ve delved into my wardrobe to bring you my favourite jackets. You might like some, you might not like some, but I like them and that’s what counts.

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Hardware

J Crew Globe-Trotter Centenary Collection

The Globe-Trotter Centenary Collection from J Crew is a meticulously crafted luggage set handcrafted by Globe-Trotter, the British company whose luggage has been carried by royalty since 1897.

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Hardware

Red One Digital Camera

The Red One digital camera is a true revolution in the field of digital technology.

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Hardware

iDesk

Apple is known for coming up with minimalist designs for products that become instant design classics – the iPod and iMac for example. So you’ve got your beautifully designed Apple hardware but on your cluttered desk it doesn’t look quite right.

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Hardware

Teckell Foosball Table

If you didn’t get your fill of football with this summer’s European Championships and with the new domestic season already under way, then this is just the thing to keep you entertained – possibly the most luxurious football (or foosball if you’re that way inclined) table ever made.

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Football

Dreaming Of A Young Dean Windass: The Bradford City Fans’ Guide to the Transfer Window

After four years in ‘the basement division’ will Bradford City get it right this time?

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Football

Bradford City End of Term Report: I’m Getting Nauseous Just Typing This

From promotion favourites to the brink of relegation to non-league. Just how did Peter Taylor manager this remarkable turnaround for Bradford City?

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Hardware

The Terminator of Lens Cases

Protect your expensive camera lenses with these virtually indestructible cases

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Hardware

Livestrong and Prosper: The LS28IC Indoor Training Bike

Train to be the next Lance Armstrong and help his Livestrong organisation with this limited edition exercise bike

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Fashion & Style

Polo: The Shirt With No Holes

Polo shirt time. But which ones to buy? We choose the best.

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Hardware

TV On The Go

Freeview TV direct to your iPhone or iPad anytime, anyplace.

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Hardware

The Lotus City Car

Lotus confirm its City Car Concept will go into production in 2013

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Hardware

Shed A Little Light With The Ohl Subwoofer Lamp

Is it a slickly designed subwoofer that’s a lamp or a contemporary looking lamp that’s a subwoofer, you decide

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Music

Primal Scream: Screamadelica, Leeds

Believe it or not it’s twenty years since Primal Scream released Screamadelica. To mark the anniversary Gillespie, Mani and co are playing the album live, in full, for the first time. The tour kicked off in Leeds…

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Hardware

Eton Raptor: The Steve Irwin Of Radios

Eton Raptor, the only radio that carries more surprise than a pimped up swiss army knife

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Hardware

Louis Vuitton Cigar Case

Ordinary cigar cases too plain for you? Glam up your cigar smoking experience with a Louis Vuitton cigar case

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Hardware

MeisterSinger No. 03 Automatic, A Classic Watch With A Difference

A new sporty watch that comes in a limited edition of 220 pieces and just one hand…

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Hardware

Get The Porsche Experience Straight From Your Living Room

You might not be able to afford the full car, but this Porsche gaming wheel will at least make you feel like you’re driving one

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Hardware

The World’s Smallest Espresso Machine

Do you struggle to get through the day without a regular caffeine fix? Well now you can get a boost anytime and anyplace.

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Hardware

A Solar Powered Challenger To The Kindle

Move over Kindle, Ipad and Nook, because the E-reader just went green with the self-sufficient, Toshiba Biblio Leaf

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Hardware

The ‘Sports’ Mini?

The iconic Mini reworked to become the the world’s first small car ‘Sports Activity Coupe.’ The Italian Job it most certainly isn’t..

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Hardware

The C-Explorer 5: We’re Going To Need A Bigger U-Boat

Ever fancied your own 5-seater submersible? Whether you’re an amateur adventure, a James Bond villain or simply looking for the ultimate boy’s toy, look no further…

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Hardware

Darts Meets Luxury Design

Bring darts up to date with this contemporary dartboard and cabinet. You probably won’t get this down the The Speckled Dog…

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Hardware

The Pushbike Porsche

Now you can drive a Porsche for the fraction of the price, as long as you can ride a bike.

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Hardware

Neos: The Future of Electric Travel?

An electric concept vehicle for two that’s a motorbike crossed with a car. What’s not to like?

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Hardware

Hardly a load of Tosh: The New Toshiba Regza 3D TV

Finally, a 3D TV that doesn’t require you to wear glasses, (but does play tricks on your brain.)

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Hardware

Jeep Compass

The new 2011 Jeep Compass has a distinct family resemblance to the Grand Cherokee. But with a whole host of new refinements and gadgets, it’s an entirely different beast.

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Hardware

Skullcandy Roc Nation Aviator Headphones

Gorgeous audiophile-grade headphones made in collaboration with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation

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Hardware

Back To The Old School: Rolls Rolls Woody skateboard

Longboarding just got all retro-contemporary. Not that we’re complaining about the new handmade Rolls Rolls Woody 85…

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Hardware

JCB 3CX Eco – A Luxury Digger?

Find your normal 4×4 too boring? Off roaders just not doing it for you? What you need is a luxury JCB.

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Hardware

Love Your Lugs With The Jabra Active Eargels

Finally, a corded headset that promises not to fall out of your ears whilst out jogging.

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Fashion & Style

Interview with 12thMan designer Fabio Cavina

Keith Wildman talks Paninaros, Massimo Osti, casuals and Teddy Boys over an espresso with Fabio Cavina, the man behind new Italian label 12thMan

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Fashion & Style

Tea, pies, Darth Vader and Sumner: The Adidas Coronation Street party

How did I end up dancing at a bus stop on Britain’s most famous street to New Order surrounded by stormtroopers?

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Hardware

Cannon X Mark I Mouse

Too much stuff cluttering up your desktop? Never find a calculator when you need one? Then you’ll love Canon’s new calculator mouse

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Hardware

motorMOUTH II Bluetooth car kit

A simple plug-in Bluetooth hands free kit that lets you stream any audio through your car stereo

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Hardware

DraganFlyer X8 Helicopter

Take stunning aerial photos from the sky with your own personal spy drone.

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Football

Andy Gray: sacked for being a man

The everyday match day conversation of two men has lead to disciplinary action, a sacking and media outrage. What did Andy Gray say that was so wrong?

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Hardware

One For All PS3 adaptor

Now you can control your PS3 with your One For All SmartControl with this Bluetooth adaptor

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Fashion & Style

12thMan and Massimo Osti Studio: MO1/Project

Italian clothing label 12th Man collaborates with the Massimo Osti Studio to bring us the MO1/Project – a tribute to the late great Massimo Osti.

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Football

The greatest goal I ever saw: Bradford City’s Gordon Watson v Barnsley

18 months out of the game with a double leg break after being assaulted in a local derby, Gordon Watson returns to the pitch for Bradford City. It’s the dying minutes 1-0 down at home to Barnsley…

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Hardware

SANYO Xacti CA100

A pistol grip powerful full HD underwater duel camera that shoots both HD video and stills

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Hardware

Flash Rods Delorean Hard Drive

It might not be able to hit 88-miles-per-hour but it’ll back up your files and make you smile

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Hardware

Proporta USB TurboCharger 5000

The ‘nuclear option’ for your mobile power problems that can charge your iPad while topping up your BlackBerry

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Hardware

Nixon Master Blaster Headphones

Great sounding headphones that help keep you cool when you’re out on the piste

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Hardware

Herring Shoes valet box

Everything you’ll ever need to take care of your shoes all in one rather nice wooden box

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Hardware

Dell Inspiron Duo

The Dell Inspiron Duo is here to give PC users something of the Apple experience

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Football

Fans’ Half-Term Reports: Bradford City

It’s been a pretty disappointing few months for fans of Bradford City. Despite being tipped for promotion they’re languishing some way off the play-off places. As they approach the half-way point, here’s one fan’s reflection on events so far.

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Hardware

Parrot AR.Drone

An incredible flying quadricopter drone that you can control from your iPhone or iPad

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Hardware

VisionRacer VR3 Gaming Chair

Why play Gran Turismo 5 with a hand controller when you can immerse yourself in a this high end racing seat

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Hardware

Oakley 3D glasses

Look fashionable at the cinema or on your settee with the world’s first optically correct 3D glasses

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Hardware

Koostik iPod dock

Not just another ipod dock, on no. This one is hand-made entirely out of wood

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Hardware

Datamancer Scrabble keyboard

Scrabble is more popular than ever now thanks to the legions of people who play over the internet. With this in mind Richard R. Nagy has created the Scrabble-tile Steampunk Keyboard.

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Hardware

NATO Nite Watch

Want a watch that will last the course? Try Nite’s Nato watch; so tough it’s used by Special Forces all over the world

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Hardware

Bill Amberg BlackBerry cases

Bill Amberg makes the trendy BlackBerry even trendier with a limited run of leather clad smartphones

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Hardware

Sony VPL-VW90ES 3D Home Cinema Projector

It’s the latest trend in cinema, and now Sony brings it into your living room with its first ever 3D Home Cinema Projector

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Hardware

Nerf N-strike Stampede ECS

Office warfare has never been so much fun. Meet Nerf’s most powerful blaster yet

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Hardware

Motormouse Mini Classic

It’s a mouse that’s a Mini and a Mini that’s a mouse, liven up your day and impress your colleagues with the Motormouse Mini Classic mouse.

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Fashion & Style

Sneaker Weather

The website that ensures you’ll never get caught unawares in a rainstorm in your suede Gazelles again

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Hardware

Asus NX90 Bang & Olufsen notebook

The proven functionality of Asus with the great looks and technology of Bang & Olufsen. What could be better?

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Hardware

Scouse Sense of Humidor

As Liverpool’s new prospective owner knows a fine cigar is one of life’s great pleasures, and as any cigar afficionado will tell you, a good humidor is an absolute must to keep your imported cigars in top condition.

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Hardware

Husqvarna 350BT blower

It’s that time of year when leaves are on the ground and its time to be a man. Strap on a big leaf blower and give them a good blasting

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Music

Phil Wilson – God Bless Jim Kennedy

The June Brides were one of the bands that influenced a whole host of musicians in the early 80s. 25 years on frontman Phil Wilson returns with another glorious slice of indie-pop

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Hardware

Limited Edition Jensen Interceptor

The Jensen Interceptor enjoyed a decade in the limelight from its conception in 1966 as a top British sports car for roguish gentlemen.

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Hardware

Christopher Ward C70 COSC watch

Christopher Ward’s new limited edition watch boasts it’s one of the most accurate in the world

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Hardware

New MacBook Air

Apple unveil the successor to the MacBook Air and have fixed some of the originals faults. It’s almost as thin as a credit card and you’ll need one to buy it.

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Hardware

Pioneer leather headphones

In ear headphones for the leather loving music addict on the move

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Hardware

The Skoda Yeti

The practicality of an off-roader with the ease of driving of a family car, the Skoda Yeti goes up against the toughest terrain around but can it hold its own against its more expensive rivals?

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Football

The Rally of Scotland 2010

A weekend with team Skoda at the IRC Rally of Scotland and a chance for a spin with champion driver Guy Wilks is surprisingly hard work.

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Film

The Apprentice 2010: Week 3

Yet more Generation Game style antics as The Apprentice candidates are let loose in a bakery with the inevitable hilarious consequences

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Hardware

Acutus Reference Turntable

British turntable company Avid HiFi have unveiled the latest model of their Acutus decks, taking one of the world’s very best turntables to a new level of performance.

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Football

Zai Spada Skis

When you think of skis you’d quite rightly picture of something made from carbon fibre, glass fibre, Kevlar or any number of other such polymers or composite materials.

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Fashion & Style

Casual Connoisseur Northern Music Factory T-shirt

All the best music’s from the North isn’t it? Well it is according to this new Casual Connoisseur T-shirt

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Food and Drink

Sambrook’s Brewery

Sambrook’s prove that London breweries can make a decent pint or two.

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Hardware

All Terrain Action Camera

Love to live life on the edge? Taking it to the max, defying death in dangerous climes whilst documenting it all for your pals. We have just the camera for you.

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Hardware

Infiniti Essence concept car

Infiniti does it’s bit to battle global warming with it’s 592bhp luxury hybrid coupe concept car. Saving the planet never looked so good.

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Hardware

Meridian Audio M80

Meridian launches the successor to its acclaimed F80 entertainment system.

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Fashion & Style

Paul Smith Dr Who shirt

Pretend to be a Timelord with this reissued Paul Smith shirt

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Music

Passarella Death Squad

From watches to T-shirts and now an album. It’s clear that Passarella Death Sqaud have their fingers in many pies.

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Music

Dennis Wilson – Pacific Ocean Blue

The only real surfer in the Beach Boys, Dennis Wilson went from rock star to beach bum but he did create a truly influential cult classic with this often over-looked classic.

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Music

Bingley Music Live

Bingley Music Live is a festival on my doorstep that seems to get bigger and better every year. This year featured James, Public Image Ltd and Seasick Steve.

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Hardware

Sander Mulder Pandora storage system

Known the world over for its indestructible appearance and boxy look, the shipping container is one of the best-known industrial archetypes and has become an icon of the modem age.

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Books

Lawrence Watson – The World Is Yours,
Hardback Retrospective

Lead singer Paul Weller was so inspired by Lawrence Watson’s photographs that he scrapped the planned artwork and replaced it with Watson’s.

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Life

Bradford: The end of the road for the EDL?

Fewer than 800 EDL supporters turned up in Bradford for their self proclaimed ‘big one’ does this spell the end of the road for the far-right group?

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Hardware

Alfred Dunhill Shagreen Rubik’s Cube

Erno Rubik’s 1974 invention has been re-imagined by the aesthetes at Alfred Dunhill. The latest in a long line of custom made, luxury collectibles.

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Fashion & Style

Maranello V8 Bad Boy Watch

Swiss made and influenced by the distinctive colours of Ferrari, Maranello makes big watches with a unique style.

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Fashion & Style

Hackett Bespoke Glasses

Evoking memories of 1960s style icons Michael Caine and Peter Sellers, the Hackett Bespoke Horn collection is worth a look.

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Books

James Lee Burke – The Glass Rainbow

James Lee Burke’s no nonsense, no drinking Louisiana lawman Dave Roubicheaux returns for his 18th adventure and smashing it is too.

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Hardware

Ralph Lauren
Hammond Chess Set

Danish Grand Master Bent Larsen once said: “Chess is a beautiful mistress”

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Film

Separado!

Gruff Rhys in a psychedelic Welsh spacecowboy western road trip across South America? We’ll have some of that please

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Hardware

Rolf Sachs Studio ‘dual-lit’

Since 1994, Rolf Sachs has collaborated with extraordinary craftspeople to create limited edition and one-off conceptual art and design pieces across a range of mediums.

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Life

Kirin Ichiban beer

The exotic sounding Kirin Ichiban beer brewed using the Shibori process comes under the spotlight

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Hardware

Romain Jerome Titanic-DNA Fountain Pens

Following up the success of their exclusive Titanic-DNA watches, Swiss luxury watchmaker Romain Jerome has introduced an extremely fine series of writing instruments, the design of which has been inspired by the ill-fated RMS Titanic.

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Hardware

Spira Shower

Whether it’s boiling or freezing, getting clean or getting down everyone likes a decent shower. Here’s one from the very top end.

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Hardware

Vertu Constellation Monogram Mobile Phone

Vertu have released the latest edition to their Constellation collection of mobile phones – the phone of choice for Hollywood stars, international models and the business elite with an eye for style alike.

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Fashion & Style

Atomic Floyd Air Jax Titanium 2 earphones

Developed by an international collective from New York, London and Hong Kong, the Atomic Floyd earphones are made for those who love to travel.

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Hardware

Emperor Workstation

Possibly the greatest looking workstation of all time, that is if you want to look like you’re controlling a giant death ray on the Death Star whilst you’re updating your spreadsheets or checking your emails.

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Film

Woody Allen’s Whatever Works

Woody Allen’s latest film stars the brilliant Larry David and has been billed as a ‘return to form’ so is it any good?

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Life

Cooking With Real Ale

Summer’s nearly upon us, so why not celebrate with some summer beer and a beer based barbecue recipe?

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Football

The World Cup: Overhyped and Finally Over

The world cup is finally over and predictably it was an overhyped disappointment. Where did it all go wrong?

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Hardware

Matteo Ragni Leti table lamp

Made by just one cutting and bending one sheet of metal, the Leti table lamp by Milanese designer Matteo Ragni follows the current trend for being eco-sustainable.

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Hardware

Vita Audio R4 Music System

The Vita Audio R4 is a music system for the modern age and follows in the footsteps of their award winning DAB radios.

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Film

Frank Sidebottom

The sudden death of Frank Sidebottom has left a comedy void that’s unlikely to be filled again

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Music

Take back this city: The music of Belfast past, present and future

Belfast is a city looking to push its musical heritage and promote the music of the now. We went to see how the city compares to Liverpool and Manchester.

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Hardware

Lyx Laplandi Rug

It’s not often you hear politically correct and fur in the same sentence, but that’s exactly what this Swedish designed reindeer fur rug is.

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Hardware

Qsonix 110 HD Music Management System

There are plenty of music management systems on the market at the moment, but none quite as eye-catching as the Qsonix 110HD.

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Hardware

Les Paul Robot Guitar

Whether you fancy yourself as the next Jimi Hendrix or Mick Jones or whether you’re tired up of having countless guitars all with different tunings scattered throughout the house, the technical wizards at legendary guitar manufacturer’s Gibson have come up with just the guitar for you.

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Hardware

Triumph Daytona 675

Triumph’s award winning Daytona 675 has been updated, resulting in a stunning looking street racer for street or track.

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Hardware

Vi-Spring Monarch Bed

The benefits of a good night’s sleep have long been known, but often with work commitments or late nights out, getting your 7 or 8 hours isn’t always possible.

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Hardware

Sony Ericsson Xperia Pureness Mobile Phone

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Pureness is a mobile designed as a work of art.

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Hardware

Confederate Renovatio Motorbike

Looking more like a primitive creation from the mind of HR Giger and something that Batman would have parked up in his Batcave, the Confederate Renovatio is like no other motorbike you will see.

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Music

Paul Weller in pictures

Photographer Lawrence Watson showcases his iconic Paul Weller photographs at The Royal Albert Hall this May

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Hardware

Bowmore ‘Maltmen’s Selection’ Single Malt Scotch Whisky

The ‘Maltmen’s Selection’ is the latest limited edition in the existing highly acclaimed range of original whiskies from the Bowmore distillery

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Fashion & Style

A Lange & Sohne Cabaret Tourbillon Watch

The tourbillon – meaning whirlwind – mechanism, invented just over 200 years ago, is considered one of the most challenging watch mechanisms to build.

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Hardware

Bang & Olufsen BeoVision 10

The BeoVision 10 is the slimmest 40″ flat screen TV Bang & Olufsen has ever created, and is designed to hang on your wall like a piece of artwork

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Hardware

Sony Vaio X Netbook

Tipping the scales at weights starting from 655g, the exquisitely crafted VAIO X Series is the world’s lightest notebook.

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Hardware

Sonos Zoneplayer S5

The Sonos ZonePlayer S5, is an all-in-one wireless music system controlled with an iPhone, iPod touch or any Sonos Controller, delivering a sound that rivals much larger audio equipment.

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Hardware

Parrot Specchio Wi-Fi digital photo frame by Martin Szekely

Martin Szekely, the contemporary well-known French artist acknowledged worldwide as a “master of minimalism”, has co-created an artful digital photo frame with Parrot that incorporates a mirror in the design.

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Books

The EQUUS Limited Editions

The culmination of a seven-year journey taken by British photographer Tim Flach.

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Hardware

Jawbone Bluetooth Headset

The Jawbone Bluetooth headset’s appearance is very different from any other headset on the market.

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Life

Marcus Levine: The Nail Artist Gets Hammered

Because of the crucifixion nails appear in more paintings than anything else in the tool box. Marcus Levine is doing his best to give them a better name in the art world.

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Hardware

Pandigital Kitchen TV

A television, digital cookbook and a digital photo frame all in one casing is the creation of Pandigital, aimed at overcoming the problems of having a TV in the most used room of the home – the kitchen.

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Books

Michelangelo: La Dotta Mano Book

There’s nothing like sitting down with a good book after a hard day at work, though you’d have to have been working pretty hard if you can afford the $155,000 asking price for what has been described as ‘the most beautiful book in the world’.

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