Top five ways to procrastinate

While procrastination is not usually something to be celebrated, it is kind of a guilty pleasure that has been embraced by nearly everyone at some point. The Guardian’s readers recommend playlist for this week is ‘songs about procrastination’. Ironically (or … Continue reading

Athlete’s family and friends finally get tickets to London 2012

Runner Dai Greene, a Commonwealth Champion, finally has his hands on some tickets to London 2012 through a random act of kindness from fan Matt de Monte. Despite being an athlete and a favourite for a British gold medal, Greene … Continue reading

Blue trees against deforestation

An art action group called The Blue Trees, campaigning against deforestation, is a group that travels around the world raising awareness about the cause by painting local trees blue. Australian artist Konstantin Dimopoulos is the founder of Blue Trees and … Continue reading

Happy birthday BBC 6 Music

Despite setbacks, including the BBC threatening to close the station down two years ago, BBC 6 Music is still here today, stronger than ever on their tenth birthday. Next Friday, to celebrate this feat and the success of the last … Continue reading