The 10 ‘affordable’ classic cars that have increased in value most in 2023

Investing in classic cars isn’t just for millionaires and deep-pocketed enthusiasts – it can also be a savvy financial decision for those on tighter purse strings. The big problem is identifying which ‘affordable’ collectible cars could become appreciating assets.  Fortunately, Hagerty’s Price Guide can help direct people towards the motors that are accelerating in price. … Read more

Puppy dog eyes DO exist! Dogs are seen as more friendly and less threatening if they have dark eyes, study finds

Dogs with darker-coloured eyes are perceived as friendlier and less threatening And experts say that humans may have driven their popularity By Xantha Leatham Deputy Science Editor For The Daily Mail Published: 00:01 GMT, 20 December 2023 | Updated: 00:33 GMT, 20 December 2023 Try as you might, it can seem almost impossible to say … Read more

Revealed: From snow globes to cranberry sauce, the Christmas items you should AVOID packing in your carry-on luggage – and why you shouldn’t wrap gifts before flying

As at any other time of the year, during the festive period airport security officials have one priority – elf and safety. So passengers packing presents should be mindful that some Christmas items could cause delays – especially if pre-wrapped – or will be confiscated. To ensure that all presents make it to the Christmas … Read more

Princess Leonor of Spain gets stuck into military training as she braves the elements in the Pyrenees

Princess Leonor looked completely in her element as she completed military training exercises in the snowy mountains of Spain. The royal – who celebrated her 18th birthday in October – was pictured braving the freezing cold temperatures in Astún this morning before hitting the slopes. As she arrived at the ski resort in the Pyrenees, the future … Read more

Bah humbug! These terrible attempts at makeshift Christmas decorations leave festive cheer at the door

By Ellen Coughlan For Mailonline Published: 07:29 GMT, 19 December 2023 | Updated: 15:54 GMT, 19 December 2023 Tinsel, baubles and festive furnishings are all around with only days to go until Christmas – but some decorating attempts are more festive than others.   People from around the world have shared their chaotic Yuletide decor, which Bored … Read more

I covered my mother’s home in Christmas wrapping paper while she was on holiday – it took 5 days and cost £220 but it was worth it

A practical joker spent five days covering his family’s home in more than 100 rolls of wrapping paper. Maks Majewski, who is originally from Lebork, Poland, but now lives in Kingston upon Thames, London, forked out £220 on 114 rolls of Christmas paper to prank his family. The 20-year-old posted a video on social media … Read more

Former Apple employee reveals the best iPhone battery-saving hacks and the things most users are doing wrong

Many iPhone owners know the feeling of dread when they see a ‘low battery’ notification flash on the screen. But a former Apple employee has spilled industry secrets for keeping iPhone batteries powered longer. Tyler Morgan, who worked in sales at Apple, said users should never charge an iPhone 100 percent and disable Bluetooth and background … Read more