Tattooist who refused to close shop during lockdown fined £1,000

Police used a locksmith to get into Holey Skin and seized tattoo equipment (Picture: SWNS/BPM)A tattoo artist has been ordered to pay £1,000 for remaining open during lockdown. Aron Walton refused to close his Holey Skin parlour in the...

Berlin Film Festival Still Planning Physical Event, Will Reduce Lineup – Deadline

The Berlin Film Festival is still planning a physical event in February but will reduce its lineup in the face of COVID-19 restrictions, the festival has confirmed. The event, which is due to run February 11-21, has said it...

Donald Trump Junior tests positive for coronavirus

Donald Trump Junior is self-isolating but has no symptoms (Picture: AP)Donald Trump Junior has tested positive for Covid-19, his spokesman confirmed. The spokesman said the younger Trump learned of his diagnosis earlier this week, but he has no...

Homophobia Still an Issue on Film Sets, Argue Panelists at Camerimage

Camera crews can be very heteronormative and there is a lot of toxic masculinity, argued DP Michael Filocamo during the online IMAGO and Digital Orchard Foundation Diversity and Inclusion Roundtable at Camerimage. Also noting the current situation in...

Laid-Off Workers Lobby For Unemployment Benefits To Continue

Stephanie Freed and Grant McDonald aren’t lobbyists, but they’re orchestrating a sophisticated campaign pressuring senators to save the federal unemployment benefits that are expiring next month.  When those benefits lapse on Dec. 26, neither will have any income.  The two...

What shops are allowed to open for Black Friday 2020?

Black friday sale on white table (Credits: Getty Images)Black Friday 2020 is just days away, but is set to be a very different kind of bargain-hunting day from usual in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. With England currently...

2020 holiday celebrations: COVID safety tips and fun ideas

Despite the fact that holiday gatherings have been putting the fun in dysfunction for decades, telling folks not to gather due to COVID-19 precautions is bound to ruffle a few turkey feathers.After eight months and counting, our inability...

COVID-19 Reinfection Unlikely For At Least 6 Months, Study Finds

LONDON, Nov 20 (Reuters) - People who’ve had COVID-19 are highly unlikely to contract it again for at least six months after their first infection, according to a British study of health care workers on the frontline of...

Where to shop local in L.A. for the best 2020 holiday gifts

Los Angeles has been called the culture capital of the world, and it’s no wonder. With a percolating art scene and local designers constantly upping the ante, the city of Angels often finds itself at the center of...

Pubs and shops packed in Wales as England faces more lockdown

People were enjoying their second weekend of freedom after coming out of lockdown (Picture: Athena; Getty)Pubs, restaurants and shops in Wales were packed this weekend as people flocked to meet each other and grab a drink after the...