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Eat, sleep, exercise, repeat…

Early this morning I went for a four-mile run. Before you groan at my showing off, wait until you hear the rest…

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Four means more

Most of us will be pretty envious of the staff working at a company in New Zealand that has brought in a four-day week.

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The end is nigh for Big Brother

After 18 years, Big Brother finally appears to be over.

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Male suicide rates drop – but more work still to do

Encouraging news has emerged about a drop in male suicide rates.

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The great time debate

Why do we change our clocks twice a year?

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Say goodbye to the coppers?

The Bank of England says getting rid of 1p and 2p coins wouldn’t affect the economy.

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Forget normal politics, there is plenty of that in any office!

Office politics is something that fascinates me.

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New season – new hope?

Another football season has begun and with that comes renewed hope.

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That’s 70 years worth celebrating

The NHS, it’s amazing isn’t it.

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Now that’s what I call exciting…

In the words of a famous television character: “I don’t believe it!” Now 100 has been made.  Anyone similar to my age will remember the first editions of this music CD as if they were yesterday. In fact, I think I probably still have some dusty copies lying around somewhere – not on CD of course, but on something known as a tape or cassette. You could also buy it on vinyl. Over the years the trend has gone full circle, …

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