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Remembering my childhood hero

Remembering my childhood hero

NHS budgets carry huge responsibility around care

NHS budgets carry huge responsibility around care

Monty isn't convincing me

Monty isn't convincing me

Mission creep Christmas

Mission creep Christmas

Battery-reared kids

Battery-reared kids

Gullibility is always with us

Gullibility is always with us

Shall we fill it?

Shall we fill it?

Traffic flow

Traffic flow

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The children of today face tough time in education

The children of today face tough time in education

Latest social media craze is not all good

Latest social media craze is not all good

My mother-in-law presented me with advice printed in 1913

Who gives children a bad name? Parents, very often

Who gives children a bad name? Parents, very often

Should we pay for emergency care?

Should we pay for emergency care?

Inability for children to play is 'appalling' and 'horrible'

Inability for children to play is 'appalling' and 'horrible'

Is it too much to ask for enough police on beat?

Is it too much to ask for enough police on beat?

I await the day when reckless tweeters get comeuppance

I await the day when reckless tweeters get comeuppance

The darker side of our society

The darker side of our society

Learning something new on a foreign beach holiday

Learning something new on a foreign beach holiday

Why mobile phones have got a lot to answer for by Nicola Priest

Why mobile phones have got a lot to answer for by Nicola Priest

The highs and the lows of going on a summer holiday

The highs and the lows of going on a summer holiday

My heart goes out to the Lions - they deserve our support

My heart goes out to the Lions - they deserve our support

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Is this island of ours just too small for the traffic

Is this island of ours just too small for the traffic

Would one super club be better for everyone?

Would one super club be better for everyone?

Produce from overseas gives us food for thought

Produce from overseas gives us food for thought

Wouldn't it be better to provide more spaces?

Wouldn't it be better to provide more spaces?

Lonely, despite online friends

Lonely, despite online friends

Rats! I'm moving to Halton for cheaper vermin control

Rats! I'm moving to Halton for cheaper vermin control

Our politicians should be paid significantly more

Our politicians should be paid significantly more

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There are certain things in life which should be private

There are certain things in life which should be private

Struggling to drop off to sleep is worrying me...

How can teachers keep up with their heavy workload?

How can teachers keep up with their heavy workload?

The saga of the £90 car key that I got for £35

The saga of the £90 car key that I got for £35

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Compulsory voting for 18-year-olds is not a good idea in my view

Compulsory voting for 18-year-olds is not a good idea in my view

It’s time to get your own back on all of those unwanted callers

It’s time to get your own back on all of those unwanted callers

I’m star struck by the old fashioned variety...

I’m star struck by the old fashioned variety...

Are ‘old school’ ways the best way?

Are ‘old school’ ways the best way?

It must be time for your mum to cut the apron strings

It must be time for your mum to cut the apron strings

Lies, damn lies and statistics

Lies, damn lies and statistics

Sat nav now takes blame for family rows over getting lost

Sat nav now takes blame for family rows over getting lost

Learn lessons the hard way

Learn lessons the hard way

Merge councils and save tax payers a whole lot of cash

Merge councils and save tax payers a whole lot of cash

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Another year over and a new one just begun... here’s 2014

Beast of Acton Bridge? Pah!

Beast of Acton Bridge? Pah!

So that was Christmas... a happy New Year

No, Wizzard, I don’t wish it was Christmas every day...

Raise a glass to resolutions

Raise a glass to resolutions

Ban the car park hierarchy

Ban the car park hierarchy

Is £5,000 for a bike the best use of our money, Mr Dwyer?

Is £5,000 for a bike the best use of our money, Mr Dwyer?

O! Come all ye faithful...

My dog day afternoon with Dougal the energetic pooch

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