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Doing it English-style

The British and the Germans are cousins.  Yet, we do things very differently…  Let me give you a prime example.

A Sunday evening in April.  Anglican (therefore, English-language) evening service in a city in Nordrheinwestfalien, Germany.  201 more words

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M&S Best of British Beauty Box

Good ol’ M&S jumping on the beauty box wagon with their Best of British box. It’s priced at £120, which is a lot but Sparks card holders can get it for £25 delivered free to your nearest store. 275 more words


Raleigh Militis Race wins the BikesEtc Best of British test

Before we get round to the enviable task of throttling the Raleigh over a four-hour ride in
the Peaks, it’s clear that the Militis is one well-appointed bike. 598 more words


Let's Talk About God!

So, today I’m on standing on my street in an easierly direction, taking in some fresh air and admiring the blue skies before heading to the dentist’s. 278 more words

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We all love Erdoğan!

I’m all for freedom of expression.  (I was once a member of Amnesty International – I once got a reply from the Israeli Embassy, bless ’em.) 88 more words

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Best of British: Content Beauty & Wellbeing

Content Beauty & Wellbeing changed my life and the trailblazing founder Imelda Burke is my hero. Now, I know these are pretty bold statements, so let me explain. 1,965 more words