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I’m Moving -It’s a Pity My Estate Agent Is Standing Still

I’m Moving – It’s a pity my Estate Agent is Standing Still!   I’m Moving! Get up off the floor – I do occasionally stretch languidly from my generally inactive …

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If Spice Is The Variety Of Life, Why Are So Many Homeless People Dying After Using It?

If Spice Is The Variety Of Life, Why Are So Many Homeless People Dying After Using It? I’ve never taken drugs… Well, unless you count popping a couple of paracetamol …

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When A BroadSheet Made Me Cry

When a Broadsheet Made Me Cry It’s not often that a newspaper can make me cry. Call me a hardnosed cow or whatever, but no, the journalistic standards of most …

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Having a Holiday? It’s a Full Time Job!

 Having a Holiday? – It’s a Full Time Job! School holidays are brilliant! I love them, despite not having any school age children who would actually benefit from six or …

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The Case of Charlie Gard – When is it right to ignore the final wishes of parents who have already lost their child?

The Case of Charlie Gard –  When is it right to ignore the final wishes of parents who have already lost their child? I’ve followed the Charlie Gard case with …

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Falls Hurt ….That’s Why I Won’t Be Falling In Love

Falls Hurt, So That’s Why I’m Not Going To Be Falling In Love … And they all lived happily ever after….they’re great words to end a fairytale, aren’t they?  What …

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Fifty Shades Of Jane

    Before we go any further, I’ll just warn you that sitting down to read this with a rich tea biscuit and a scalding hot cup of Tetley’s may …

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Why Lunchtime Drinking Makes Me Wish I’d Had A Sandwich

Why Lunchtime Drinking Makes Me Wish I’d Had a Sandwich Contrary to what my Twitter account may reveal to my loyal and often bemused followers, I’m not much of a …

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Is Living In A Tower Block A High Rise Risk?

Is Living in A Tower Block A High Rise Risk? Watching footage of the Grenfell Tower engulfed in flames, with residents standing waving in terror and hope in equal measures; …

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If You Don’t Want To Do Business With Me Because I Survived Breast Cancer – Tough Titty!

If You Don’t Want To Do Business With Me Because I Survived Breast Cancer, Then Tough Titty! Five years ago, almost to the day, I stood in the shower clutching …

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