James McCarthy

July 5, 2018

Office Parties Aren’t Just For Christmas: Best Summer Business Venues In London

Twenty years ago, staff performance would have been recognised at the annual Christmas “do”, but the millennium has brought about a revolution in staff benefits. Companies are competing to attract the best staff possible, using a variety of perks to stand apart from the crowd. One of these perks, is the corporate party or meal. Increasingly, businesses are using the promise of fabulous food to celebrate performance and insentience their work force. Finding the right location can be difficult, as companies require large spaces, great food and service, all at good value. That’s why we’ve compiled our list of favourite […]
June 16, 2018

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Kids Aged 1-18

Wwith multiple birthdays throughout the year, with children grandchildren, nieces and nephews all to buy for, it seems like we’re forever buying presents for our little ones! They grow up so quickly, and it can be a challenge knowing exactly what gifts are suitable for which age, so we’ve thrown together some suggestions for girls and boys of every age, right up to 18, to try and give you some inspiration! Boys 1. Stacking Toys At this early stage, it’s all about gifts which are fun but also help out in your little one’s development. Simple stacking toys such as […]
November 6, 2017

3 Fantastic Options For A Christmas Office Party On A Budget

Christmas parties are a great way to boost morale in your company by showing your employees how much you value their hard work and loyalty over the past year. Parties can increase productivity, improve team relationships, and help to establish your company culture. However, for some businesses, throwing a Christmas party might stretch a small budget beyond repair. Whether you’re a small business with limited funds, a new start-up, or even just had a difficult financial year, there’s often a lot of pressure on employers to throw an expensive party. So, to help you out, we’ve found 3 great options […]
October 23, 2017

The Best Kids’ Films From The Last 25 Years

The Millennial generation has been blessed with some amazing films whilst growing up, with Disney experiencing a resurgence after a slump in the 80s and Pixar transforming the way we think about animation, alongside a host of other great movies. But which are the best children’s movies of the last 25 years? You could ask a hundred people that question and get a hundred different answers, so we’ve turned to the professionals and found the best movie from each year according to Metacritic’s Metascore (an aggregated score out of 100, taken from top movie critics). Year Movie Score 2017 The […]
September 21, 2017

Superhero University: Which British Universities Would Your Favourite Superheroes Have Attended?

It seems like there’s a new superhero movie out every month these days, with no less than eight being released in 2017 alone. So whether you’re already eagerly anticipating the next caped crusader to hit our screens, or are quite frankly sick of the whole thing, you can’t deny that superheroes are a big deal in pop culture at the moment! We’ve seen how all of our favourite heroes got their powers in countless origin stories, but have you ever thought where they might have studied if they’d gone to British universities? No? Well, we have, and here’s the conclusions we […]
August 17, 2017

A Quick Guide To Throwing A Grown Up Party

As you get older, your idea of a great party evolves. Gone are the times of jelly and ice cream and it seems that your alcohol-fuelled table dancing days are light years in the past… that’s when you know that a proper grown up party is on the cards for your next event. If you’re not yet well-versed in the world of grown up parties but are keen to host one, we’ve got a treat for you: our quick guide to throwing a grown up party!  Keep everything in line with your theme You don’t have to have an outrageous […]
July 4, 2017

How Much Would It Cost To Be Spider-Man? [Infographic]

After Spider-Man officially joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe last year in Captain America: Civil War we couldn’t wait to see him back on the big screen in his own movie, and that time is almost upon us! Spider-Man: Homecoming swings into cinemas on July 7th, with the early chatter being that Tom Holland is the best on-screen Spidey yet! Here at Twizzle, we love theorising and trying to figure out how much it would cost to be our favourite superheroes in real life, using information from the comics and a bit of speculating, so here’s how much we thing it […]
June 29, 2017

Chronological Viewing: Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) [Infographic]

We’ve all come to love the Marvel Cinematic Universe in recent years and there’s a whole host of new movies and shows on the horizon, all of which are set to add even more depth. One question often asked, however, is which order should you watch the live-action films and TV shows? Here’s a look at the Marvel Cinematic Universe from a chronological perspective, helping you to understand the order in which you should view the movies and shows: Fancy sharing our infographic? Chronological Viewing: Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) – An infographic by the team at Twizzle.co.uk