The UK’s lorry drivers have this week found themselves a subject of much sympathy. On Thursday, the government announcement of £8.1m in funding for semi-automated truck trials in an attempt to reduce congestion and benefit the environment. The state’s endorsement of self-driving lorries – which will travel on British motorways from next year – has
This week, we pay homage to a pancake lens, a red carpet, and a pair of formidable looking snowshoes. Pancake Lens Could this be the most ingenious listing picture ever? Take another look. Yep. Darren has snapped his Canon EF 40mm Pancake Lens alongside a halved lemon and a sugar pot. What’s more, he’s offering
Urophagia – the consumption of urine – was practiced long before it was ‘popularised’ by prime time survivalist Bear Grylls. We’ve consumed it for centuries for a range of health-related purposes. Now, thanks to research from Clemson University in South Carolina, it may well be a new part of an astronaut’s day to day life.
We want to make sure that those with unused or underused items have the best possible chance of helping a lama in need and putting their stuff to work.
This week, we’ve got your back regardless of whether you’re organising a big night in or a big night out. Festoon Lights Those lamas amongst you who are of a certain age will be well aware: it’s wedding season. Well, the next time you get married, you may want to consider these straight-outta-Pinterest festoon lights,
Most South Londoners know Clapham for its runners, dogs, chinos and the institution that is Infernos Nightclub (be honest). Few who have trod its streets or roamed its Common know that just 33 metres beneath ground level, farmers are producing crops at a rate of 20,000kg a year. How? By swapping natural sunlight for LED lights.
As wedding photographers will know, in order to produce beautiful images for clients, the work begins days, weeks, even months before the wedding day. Investing in a fully-stocked kit bag and a quality camera and lenses will cost. The Camera Petapixel’s David Stubbs recently made the case for the Sony a9 being the best camera
We’re feeling nautical this week as we sift through our picks of this week’s listings. Camo Float Tube Who knew that float tube fishing was a thing? Regardless, it looks like it might just be the perfect way to whittle away the remainder of your summer days. According to its lender, this Camo Float Tube
Whilst you’ve been sunning yourselves in distant lands, our Tech Lamas have been under lock and key, working on a new image uploader which will make it nice and easy for you to attach high-quality images to your listings. First impressions matter, and statistics show how important high-quality images are to the rental success of
When you’re regularly renting out multiple items on Fat Lama, it can take a feat of supernatural organisation to keep on top of requests and outgoing and incoming items. To help out, we’ve launched your new rental calendar. Check it out here! Calendar Features Rental Checker. The new calendar will display the upcoming rentals on