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That’s 70 years worth celebrating

The NHS, it’s amazing isn’t it.

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Congratulations Lee!

A massive congratulations to Britain’s Got Talent winner Lee Ridley (aka Lost Voice Guy) for his continued success following the show.  It has been announced that Lee will be returning with a second series of his Radio 4 sitcom Ability.  This extremely likeable chap is not only very funny and clever, he is also a fantastic inspiration and a great example of how you can achieve anything you want whilst also managing not to take yourself too seriously.  Lee’s sitcom, co-written with Katherine Jakeaways, …

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All change for London’s buskers

You used to be ‘like the Queen’ if you didn’t carry any cash around, but nowadays it’s quite common not to have money on you.

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Plastic replaces Trump

The most popular word of the year among children has been officially announced as ‘plastic’.

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Human beings don’t deserve dogs

A three-year-old girl being saved in the Australian wilderness by a dog.

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Wrong recycling – I’m guilty, are you?

I was totally shocked this week to read an article about how wrong we are getting recycling.

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Angry Birds come from a happy place

If you want to be happy, live in Finland.  According the new World Happiness Report 2018, people in Finland are the happiest.

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Pointless Pi or mesmerising maths?

International Pi day was held on March 14 – when thousands of people around the world celebrated this number that never ends.

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Hawking was a giant mind in a huge universe

Plenty of people are saying it at the moment, because it couldn’t be more true – Stephen Hawking was quite simply one of the greatest minds of his generation.

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Calorie counting is complicated

Have you ever counted calories? The answer is probably yes.

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