Alexa - the place to find information and statistics on the web’s most popular sites including rankings and traffic information.
Amazon - our first port of call when looking for low prices on books, DVD’s CD’s, video games, software and other items to buy for ourselves or for gifts.
BBC - where the latest news and information can be found on popular topics including business, sport, health, entertainment, music, science and more.
Bibliomania - has a huge selection of short stories, classic literature, drama, poetry, reference, non-fiction and study guides
Biography.com - provides interesting biographies, celebrity interviews and video clips, plus news of upcoming shows on the Biography Channel.
CNET forums - a place where members can discuss a wide range of technical topics related to computer hardware, software and electronics, with thousands of other CNET members.
CNN - get the latest video news stories and info and watch breaking news and video clips about politics, entertainment, sport, technology and more.
Comedy Central - good source of information on shows, videos, games, jokes, funny video clips,
TV shows and more.
ComingSoon - great selection of trailers and teasers with lots of info on upcoming movies soon to be released in the cinema and on Dvd
Concept Art - a web community of artists who aim to help each other learn about art and art techniques
Diyfixit - home improvement diy guide that answers all your do it yourself questions
Earthcam - the leading network of live webcams and offers the most comprehensive search engine of internet cameras from around the world
ebay - the UK version of the world’s biggest and best online auction site where you can find just about anything you want at a bargain price.
eHow - learn how to do just about everything at eHow, the most popular place to find lots of useful ‘How To‘ instructions
Empire - the world's leading movie magazine, brings breaking movie news, film and DVD reviews, interviews, competitions and more.
Flickr - online photo management and sharing service where you can show your photos to friends and anyone else who cares to take a look.
Funny or Die - if you’re looking to watch some very funny and not so funny videos online then this is the place to look.
Funny2.com - has a great compilation of funny jokes, acronyms, definitions, facts, answering machine messages and more.
Gamespot - get the latest news on video games the PC, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, Wii, GameCube and PlayStation 3 as well as cheats, reviews and more.
Google maps - get well defined maps to help you plan your journey as well as some amazing satellite images.
Hot UK Deals - the UK's largest site for member submitted deals, voucher codes and bargains.
GameVideos - check out the latest games and view trailers and game action before you decide to buy.
How Stuff Works - this website explains hundreds of subjects, from car engines to lock-picking to ESP, using clear language and tons of illustrations.
imdb - the Internet Movie Database has the largest source of accumulated user-based data on films, television programs and video games online.
JoeCartoon - has some of the funniest flash animated cartoons on the web.
Lonely Planet - great resource if you’re planning on travelling abroad. Has lots of useful information on most countries and good advice for travellers.
Mail2web - check your email online with any computer, anywhere in the world with this useful service
Metacritic - want to know what the critics thought of the latest movies, games, books and TV shows? Metacritic is a good place to start.
Miniclip - the world's largest online games website, with 34 million unique users per month
MoneySavingExpert - UK site that saves you money providing essential information on credit cards, shopping, special offers, mortgages, council tax, interest rate payments and more
MP3.com - great place to find mp3 downloads, free music and information on thousands upon thousands of musical artists.
Movie Mistakes - find lots of fascinating information on movie goofs, bloopers, quotes and trivia in movies and TV shows.
Online Comics - a very useful directory of comics published online with links, descriptions, feedback, comments and discussions on most of the titles listed.
National Geographic - provides articles, videos and features about animals, the environment, cultures, history, world music and travel as well as useful maps, photos and relevant daily news reports.
PC Advisor - keep up to date with news from the world of computer technology in the UK
Popular Mechanics - top magazine covering a variety of information on home improvement, automotive needs, telecommunications, electronics, computers, outdoors, fitness and science and technology
Problogger - provides lots of useful tips to help you make money from blogging and improve your blog.
Retailmenot - good place for consumers to find and share coupon codes and promotional codes for discounts at thousands of online stores.
Science Daily - provides news on all areas of science. Packed with fascinating information and regularly updated news.
Science Fiction Crowsnest - if you like sci-fi & fantasy then this site will keep you up to date with all the latest news.
Shopping.com - one of the best places to compare prices of products available to buy online and find the best deals
Snapfiles - download freeware and shareware programs, fully reviewed and rated by staff and user opinions.
SoYouWanna.com - packed with interesting articles about all the things that nobody ever taught you about in school.
Springwise - great source of new business ideas for entrepreneurial minds.
Stage6 - A place for people who love video to post videos, share videos, download and watch streaming videos.
Stuff.tv - get news and reviews of the latest technological gadgetry from Stuff magazine.
Television heaven - take a nostalgic look at some old television favorites, with lots of interesting info and pictures.
Television without pity - get the lowdown on your favorite TV shows with a sometimes funny and sarcastic look at what’s good and what isn’t.
The World’s Healthiest Foods
provides reliable, scientifically accurate information for healthy eating. Recipes included.
Top Gear - the official website with blogs from Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, exclusive video clips and car reviews for every new car on sale in the UK
Videojug - Has a huge selection of informative online videos in many different categories including health and medicine, food and drink, love and sex, leisure and hobbies, diy, sport and fitness and more.
WebAward - view the websites that have been recognised for their creativity and achievement in website development.
WebMD - a leading source for health and medical news and information. A good place to check before you take a trip to the doctor.
Website Tips - a useful site for webmasters looking for tips, tutorials and resources about web design.
WikiAnswers - ask questions and find answers. Good place to start your research, where an ever-growing vault of information is provided by contributors and written by volunteers.
Wikipedia - the free encyclopedia with over eight million articles made available in a variety of languages provides the ideal starting place for any online research project.
XE.com - the internet’s free currency information website with free to use currency convertor.
YouTube - with millions of videos available YouTube will keep you entertained for hours if you haven’t anything better to do