news & current events
tv, films etc.
imdb - the Internet Movie DataBase. One of my all-time faves
tv tome - like imdb but for TV progs
every Hit - the UK albums & singles charts from the 50's to now
handy reference sites
postcode finder from the Royal Mail
maps & travel
TfL interactive tube map - links to bus, rail and timetable info by station
via Michelin - complete road directions from anywhere to anywhere (NB - replacement for Geostar)
multimap - street maps of anywhere
national rail enquiries - complete UK train timetables
tube.com - London underground journey planner
enigma - daily word puzzles
ms zone puzzles - free on-line games
segmation - colour by numbers
local info & stuff to do
w3 schools - on-line web design tutorials
w3 css validator - check your css the easy way!
w3 html validator - for completeness, check your html too!