It’s Hallowe’en! But why is anybody bothered about it?


Hallowe’en is obviously just around the corner, but why on earth do we actually celebrate this event?

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‘Big’ success for the BFG


Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of the much-loved Roald Dahl story of …

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The science of seeing a GP


Trying to get a GP appointment is more and more complicated every time I try. My local surgery changes its policy on a regular basis, meaning I have to keep relearning the rules, tips and cheats involved if I want to see a doctor.

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I’m confused about vaping


Several times recently I have been slightly annoyed by clouds of vaping fumes in my face.

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Spider deterring tips on the web


There are plenty of tips out there on how to keep spiders out of your home, but do any of them really work?

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