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Student satisfaction – what does it take? And is it edible - sorry - ethical?

Student fees in England are high. And as someone who received a grant to study from a local authority – as almost all students did, back in the good ol’ days – I feel sorry for the youngsters who have to shoulder a debt into the world of work before they’ve even earned their first full-time, career-type-job pay cheque. 918 more words

Thinking, Or Ranting, Or Both

Sunday 15th April

In the spring garden

a list of twenty birds seen.

The world shouts cold war

(From front page of i newspaper, Saturday & Sunday 14-15 April 2018, UK)
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The Punctuation Pedant

To provide a bit of glamour and excitement for my readers, I thought I would examine the wonderful world of the parenthetical clause in today’s posting. 471 more words

Breathing Can Cause Weight Gain

This is one of the most bonkers stories I’ve come across, but it is rather worrying. This is from the i paper:

A new study finds that people are putting on weight simply by inhaling house dust because much of it contains chemicals that interfere with the body’s hormones.

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Cancer Overtakes Marriage in UK

Here’s some scary statistics from yesterday’s i paper:

Developing cancer is now more common than getting married or having a first baby… Analysis by Macmillan Cancer Support shows there were 361,216 cancers diagnosed in 2014 in the UK compared with 289,841 marriages.

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There's a Welsh welcome in the Patagonian valleys

This story first appeared in the i Newspaper 14/07/2017.

You can read it here.