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The Doctors appointment

So we’re in the Doctors surgery, my seven year old son had just been called over the speaker. I knocked the door as I entered (I’m a nice polite person you see).  633 more words

Dave Frantony

People's Pension announces one-off fee - world comes to an end!

If you were to read some of the reactions to the announcement yesterday by People’s Pension that they would be charging employers either £500 or £300 to set up a pension with them, you’d think that some intermediaries had just had a close encounter with Chicken Lickin. 695 more words


The Way of Chicken Fu

Every week I choose an ad from the current crop to feature as ‘Ad of the Week’ in my column on Marklives.

South African fast-food chicken outlets have been vying for consumers’ attention with ever more outrageous and amusing campaigns, so it has become a sector that has the most frequent winners in our competition. 36 more words

Ad Of The Week

Splendid Summerhall...

I do love Summerhall – it is a fantastic venue that has constantly grown and developed over the past few years and now hosts such an exciting festival line-up. 238 more words

5 childhood adverts I will never forget

The Oros World advert is a classic.

The adverts depicts the Oros Man sharing a trip with young kids into the Oros World of imagination and fun. 176 more words


Academically Homeless

Yesterday I logged in to my Manchester University library account and discovered that I can no longer renew my books.  This came as a bit of a surprise.  285 more words

Election fever

With a bare 10 days to go until the General Election here in the UK, politicians are becoming increasingly febrile – while the populace are engulfed in a thick fog of ennui.   1,046 more words