THE Dacia Sandero – the most affordable new car on sale in the UK – has eclipsed every other supermini to take home the highly coveted title of ‘Best Small Car’ in the What Car? Car of the Year Awards 2021. Recently revised with a fresh new exterior design, enhanced equipment and an all-new interior, the Sandero fought off stiff competition from some of the UK’s most popular models to take the prestigious award. What Car? names the Sandero its small car champion after being bowled over by its comfort, practicality and a specification that belies its price.
There has been much lively and sometimes controversial discussion in this decade of centenaries about who and what should we commemorate. It will come as no surprise to you that women’s contribution and experience has remained largely invisible.
WITH the awards season in full flow there was fantastic news for Ford who scooped three major awards at the 2021 What Car? Awards. The Puma has been awarded Small SUV of the Year, while the hotly anticipated Puma ST takes Sports SUV of the Year. The third award, Pick-Up of the Year, has gone to the best-selling Ford Ranger.
The EastSide Arts Festival wraps up 16th August but there is still lots to see and do across music, theatre, literature, story-telling, visual art, talks and tours under the theme, moments of Joy. Events can be enjoyed online from the comfort of your own home, outdoors in person, or in a small number of East Belfast locations as part of a live, socially distanced audience – all within Covid-19 safety guidelines.