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Renegade women: Meet the female pick-up artists who are kissing dating apps goodbye

Renegade women: Meet the female pick-up artists who are kissing dating apps goodbye

Sign up to our free Living Well email for advice on living a happier, healthier and longer life Live your life healthier and happier with our free weekly Living Well newsletter Page* has subtly nodded towards a tall man with his back to us who is talking to his friend. “OK, that’s the target,” she tells me. “Twelve o’clock. Ready?” “Um… sure!” I squeak, with absolutely none of her confidence. She walks forward assuredly, stops a foot away from the two guys, touches the “target” on the arm and smiles. “Hey – would you mind taking our picture?” “Oh… yeah, of course!” He is eager to help, moving Page’s smartphone around to get the right angle while we pout and pose. “Is that OK? I can take more.” We huddle around the phone together, scrolling through the shots to decide if any are Insta-worthy. “These are great!” Page says, all charm. “Thank you so much. What’s your name?” A conversation ensues, brief but long enough to consider the mission accomplished. We grin at each other …

Happy Valley creator Sally Wainwright’s new show Renegade Nell looks brilliant – and features Line of Duty star

Happy Valley creator Sally Wainwright’s new show Renegade Nell looks brilliant – and features Line of Duty star

If you were utterly obsessed with Happy Valley, you might not want to miss this one. From the mind of Sally Wainwright, the creator of the hit BBC show as well as Gentleman Jack and Last Tango in Halifax, Renegade Nell is set to land on Disney+ very soon, has an incredible cast and sounds seriously good – get all of the details.  MORE: Happy Valley creator Sally Wainwright reveals why she ended hit show – and her next project The eight-part series is set to follow Derry Girls star Louisa Harland as Nell, “a quick-witted and courageous young woman, [who] finds herself framed for murder and unexpectedly becomes the most notorious outlaw in 18th-century England”.  WATCH: Happy Valley’s Sarah Lancashire close to tears after BBC drama wins big award The show also has a hint of magic, with the synopsis adding: “But when a magical spirit called Billy Blind appears, Nell realizes her destiny is bigger than she ever imagined.”  Frank Dillane as Charles Devereux, Alice Kremelberg as Sofia Wilmot, Ényì Okoronkwo as Rasselas, and Nick …

‘Renegade Nell’ cast dishes on the adventure show’s big stunts

‘Renegade Nell’ cast dishes on the adventure show’s big stunts

Highwaywomen, magical spirits, and more await in Renegade Nell, a new adventure series coming March 29 to Disney+. The show, about a young woman who becomes 18th-century England’s most notorious outlaw, comes to us courtesy of Happy Valley creator Sally Wainwright and stars Derry Girls‘ Louisa Harland. “[Nell] is a character that Sally has had in her mind for I think 15 years,” Harland said at the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press tour. She and her co-stars Alice Kremelberg, Nick Mohammed, and Joely Richardson previewed Renegade Nell at TCA and also dished on their excitement about the show’s many stunts. SEE ALSO: The ‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians’ cast reveal their dream fancast What’s Renegade Nell about? Nell Jackson (Harland) is courageous, quick-witted, and on the run for a murder she didn’t commit. Soon, she finds herself on the unlikely path to becoming a famed highwaywoman, all while continuing to seek justice against the man who wrongly framed her. Renegade Nell takes a turn for the supernatural when magical spirit Billy Blind (Ted Lasso‘s …

2024 Jeep Renegade available to order in Europe

2024 Jeep Renegade available to order in Europe

Jeep has announced that the 2024 Jeep Renegade is now available to order in Europe, and it will also be available to order in the UK soon as well, the car gets a range of upgrades over the previous model. Renowned for its distinctive and cool factor, the Jeep® Renegade is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with an impressive number of almost 2 million units sold world-wide.Being recognized as the modern heir of the Willys and which is faithful to this offspring, it has become an iconic model with a unique and consistent exterior design.Combining exceptional off-road expertise with its compact dimensions and stylish design, the Jeep® Renegade is the ideal companion for urban living, short city excursions, as well as adventurous journeys. Eric Laforge, Head of Jeep brand in Europe, commented: “The new Jeep Renegade 2024 marks a turning point. Building on its legacy that blends a rugged go-anywhere capability with a urban relevancy, it now offers a new infotainment system with 5x faster processing, larger Full HD displays, and exceptional connectivity, ensuring an advanced …

A renegade moon may have flipped Venus’s spin

A renegade moon may have flipped Venus’s spin

Venus spins in the opposite direction to all of the other planets in the solar system NASA/JPL-Caltech Venus rotates in the opposite direction to the other planets in the solar system, and astronomers aren’t sure why – but it may have been caused by the drag of an ancient moon in a backwards orbit. The early solar system was a chaotic place, with rocks hurtling around at extraordinary speeds. Valeri Makarov at the United States Naval Observatory in Washington DC and Alexey Goldin at Teza Technologies in Chicago performed a series… Source link