Culture

The impact of footballer Jake Daniels coming out as gay

Yesterday, the Blackpool player publicly came out – the first professional player to do so since Justin Fashanu in 1990. While there’s loads more work left to do to tackle homophobia in sport, this is a huge win for the future of football.

What to watch: the best anime on Netflix in 2022

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or novice watcher, here’s a guide to the best knee-slapping comedies, nail-biting action dramas and reimagined cyberpunk classics to watch on the platform this year.

10 unmissable new books to devour this month

Sick of doomscrolling? Anna Cafolla selects the juiciest reads to dig into this month, from thrilling erotica and pop culture deep dives to explorations of New York's seedy underbelly – you name it, we’ve got it.

Does sticking to the Met Gala theme really matter?

Head to head: Year after year, it seems like celebs are less interested in sticking to the Met Gala’s theme. Is it time to stop getting our knickers in a twist when they don’t fulfil the assignment? THE FACE debates.

Namecore is the trend that unifies all trends

Goblin mode, dinocore, night luxe… Another day, another viral trend with an instantly clickable name. What the hell’s going on with the internet’s obsession with labelling things?

Inside our boss’ big bad 50th at the EDITION

To celebrate THE FACE’s managing director, Dan Flower, turning 50 years young, friends and family took over the London EDITION’s basement and caused a riot on Saturday – in style, of course, sipping on Hennessy. Go on, wish him a happy birthday!

Touch the sky (sort of) at The Standard’s rooftop reopening

Brits bloody love a rooftop, don’t they? And with the weather picking up, The Standard, London felt it was no better time to reopen its 11th floor. Throw in a Tems performance, flowing drinks and a bit ’o sunshine, and you’ve got yourself a decent party. Cheers.

Loading...
00:00 / 00:00