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You Are Challenged To A Dual

You Are Challenged To A Dual

01jones 04/06/2018 0
 Clean sheets, fresh coffee, elasticated waistbands – all voted life’s little luxuries. It’s hard to believe that bagging a bargain, dresses with pock...
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LOVE and Marriage

LOVE and Marriage

01jones 21/05/2018 0
 It’s fair to say that ardent royalist isn’t a credential on my CV and neither do I own a single item of Union Jack clobber but it was hard not to bec...
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The Dark Side

The Dark Side

01jones 07/05/2018 0
 We are a workplace of undeniable Star Wars nuts so the upcoming release of the movie Solo, the latest from the Star Wars franchise is kind of a big d...
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Watts Up

Watts Up

01jones 23/04/2018 0
  Since the first Neanderthal bright spark discovered how to make fire, heating our caves has been an essential component of life and often a daily st...
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Good Things Come In Small Packages

Good Things Come In Small Packages

01jones 09/04/2018 0
 It’s estimated the average Brit will spend up to 450 days in the bathroom during their lifetime. If you happen to share your home with a partner who ...
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Spring Forward

Spring Forward

01jones 26/03/2018 0
 In the wee small hours of Sunday morning, troops of marauding Leprechauns crept silently into homes across the nation. A few cog twists later and ‘Po...
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Necessity Is The Mother Of Invention

Necessity Is The Mother Of Invention

01jones 12/03/2018 0
 If last year’s figures are anything to go by, it’s safe to say that approximately one and a half billion pounds was spent on Mother’s Day paraphernal...
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Top Of The Colour Pops

Top Of The Colour Pops

01jones 05/03/2018 0
  Our Twitter feed recently featured stunning images of the technicolour Hindu celebration Holi, known widely as the Festival of Colour; ‘It’s a celeb...
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Mirror, Mirror On The Wall

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall

01jones 26/02/2018 0
 Once upon a time a wizened old witch, forlorn princess and hapless but rather handsome prince huddled over a caldron to cast a spell which would have...
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Old School Classics

Old School Classics

01jones 19/02/2018 0
 The term ‘Old School Classics’ may bring to mind several things; for me it’s the music of a mid-90s Ibiza holiday, in a resort we less than affection...
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LOVE Is All Around

LOVE Is All Around

01jones 12/02/2018 0
 This week brings the most romantic day of the year, St Valentine’s Day. A day wholly dedicated to love and affection and the one day in the year that...
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Pop-up Books ... Pop-up Homes

Pop-up Books ... Pop-up Homes

01jones 05/02/2018 0
 As a child I vividly remember turning the pages of an Alice in Wonderland pop-up book, waiting in anticipation for Alice to fall down an ever decreas...
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How To Bleed Radiators

How To Bleed Radiators

01jones 30/01/2018 0
 In the news this week the Daily Mail reported on a recent survey by the Good Housekeeping Institute. The survey compared the abilities of 2000 people...
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Dry January ... Wet Rooms

Dry January ... Wet Rooms

01jones 25/01/2018 0
 The end of January is nearing and the memory of post-Christmas hangovers fading for those of us who have resolved to go ‘dry’ for a whole 31 days. We...
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The Love Radiators Story - Never work with children, animals … or family!

The Love Radiators Story - Never work with children, animals … or family!

01jones 19/01/2018 0
 Three years ago, with the end of maternity leave looming, I was looking for answers as to how I would juggle changing nappies, wiping dribble, pureei...
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