Wedge wellies make fashion splash: Queen"s royal boot maker Hunter release pair and Darcey Bussell wears

Mud, Ma'am Wedge wellies make a fashion splash and get Royal seal of approval from Queen's boot-maker (and ballet royalty, too) Royal warrant-holding boot-maker Hunter sells wedged and heeled welliesDarcey Bussell, Nancy Dell-Ollio, Tulisa and Katy Price love wedge wellies | UPDATED: 13:05 GMT, 23 November 2012 Despite being ridiculed when they first appeared, wedged wellingtons have quickly become must-have footwear.

Mediterranean diet helps you live longer – even if you take it up at 70

Mediterranean diet helps you live longer – even if you take it up at 70 The traditional diet favoured in Greece, Spain and Italy provides a great health boost no matter when you switch Ever since the 1950s, studies have found a Mediterranean diet, packed with vegetables, fish and olive oil, can improve health. Now a study from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden suggests even older people who stick to the diet can increase their life expectancy by upto three years.