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An interesting history of Hartpury College

Posted on: September 28, 2020

Image credit   Hartpury College is a further and higher education establishment that is located in Gloucestershire. It is known for offering sports, agricultural and animal courses and it has a long and interesting history. Some of the grounds and formal gardens are tended by a dedicated gardening team who…

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Tips for organising an Anniversary Party

Posted on: September 16, 2020

Step 1: Set Date The first and most important is to set a date for a celebration! You will want to make it as close to the anniversary date as possible and give the guests a notification at least a month to make sure they can attend and allow yourself…

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The Wonders of Turkey

Posted on: September 7, 2020

This year has left most people feeling like they need a bit of sun and a relaxing holiday away from it all – and where better for that than Turkey? As well as the sun, sea and fantastic beaches, Turkey has some of the most fascinating historical places to visit,…

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What to Do If a Storm Damages Your Roof?

Posted on: September 1, 2020

One of the best things to do is to call a roofing contractor and tell them what you need done to your roof. They will usually be able to come out and assess the damage and then come up with a plan that is designed specifically for your situation. For…

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Why Park Home Living Is a New Way of Life

Posted on: August 28, 2020

Park home living has risen in popularity, with lots of people choosing this as their retirement option over a traditional home. A park home way of life is sociable, great for outdoor lovers and virtually stress-free. Here are the top reasons why everyone’s raving about residential park homes. Image Credit…

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How to Enjoy Perfect Open Plan Living

Posted on: August 20, 2020

In the last decade, the way that people choose to live has begun to change – gone are the separate rooms of days gone by, and now many more people are choosing a more open plan living approach. New homes now are starting to mirror this lifestyle choice, with dining…

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Decorating an office

Posted on: August 13, 2020

How should you decorate your office? A lot of what you decide upon depends on the nature of your business. If you work in an environment that is fresh and vibrant then you need a decor that reflects that. On the flip side if you’re a firm of accountants you…

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How do different cultures remember their dead?

Posted on: July 22, 2020

Bon Festival Celebrated for more than 500 years in Japan, Bon (or Obon) Festival was established to commemorate the deceased ancestors. Lasting more than three days, this Buddhist tradition is a light-hearted affair, including a party complete with dancing, playing games and fireworks. The Bon Odori is a dance that…

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How satellites help you every day

Posted on: June 30, 2020

You probably never consider the satellites high above us in orbit. However, they help you out every day even though they are hundreds, if not thousands of kilometres above us. Here are some ways that satellites help us and we don’t even know it: Eating your breakfast Did you know…

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Elements: Metals, Nonmetals and Metalloids.

Posted on: June 30, 2020

What is an element? It is a substance that cannot be changed via a chemical reaction. In other words, it is what it is. Everything is made up of atoms with electrons, protons and neutrons. There are three classifications for this kind of substance: Metals, Nonmetals and Metalloids. Image credit…

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Tips for clearing out your garage space

Posted on: June 1, 2020

When it comes to reclaiming your garage space, whether to put your car in at night or perhaps you want to create another room out in your garden, it can be a big task. Surprisingly very few people use their garage for its intended purpose, with it becoming an unofficial…

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Lockdown Cocktails to Keep you Sane

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Although we are all locked in our houses at the moment due to the global pandemic, there have been a lot of creative ideas going around online and on social media from beating boredom with creative garden projects, to turning your home into a disco, people are trying their best…

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Looking after yourself at university

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Going to university is an incredibly exciting and daunting time. For some it is the first time that they have been away from home for extended periods of time and this can cause worries and anxiety to surface or for some it can cause a rebellious streak. Here are some…

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Why do people need bodyguards?

Posted on: May 29, 2020

Well, we all know that celebrities have their own entourage. Do you know that it is a necessity for them to have personal security when they go out in public? There are several reasons why they need to have a group of security personnel. The first reason is to ensure…

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A novel Christmas idea

Posted on: May 13, 2020

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Instead of finding money for the usual things at Christmas, namely perfume, socks and chocolate, what about getting that special someone in your life an experience gift? An experience gift is something that your gift receiver can do and they are usually a once in a lifetime opportunity. Here are…

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An Introduction to Cotton Poplin

Posted on: October 9, 2019

Poplin refers to a type of weave, meaning the way the fabric threads have been combined. It has been around for a very long time and is still used very widely by home sewers and in mass-produced clothing alike. Image Credit Where Does It Originate From? France’s history is filled…

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