I'm loving the spin on the changes coming up in October, from when they will use an extra ten numbers; "More numbers to choose from" - yay!
I don't know how that will decrease the odds of winning, I've read by about a factor of three, at about 45 million to one, but there are other "benefits"...
Spoiler alert - if you're not an "I'm concerned about whether they will damage my wheel" anorak, move along, nothing to see here.
I had some new tyres fitted last Saturday, having ordered them through Tyre Shopper online.
National Tyres are their partner fitting organisation.
Hello fellow National Trust members! I'm thinking about joining the National Trust membership.
What does it give me? I've had a look on their web site and it's not to clear to me, is it free entry to every National trust place or just reduced admission, how much reduction?
It has emerged that a broken internal telephone system brought delays and cancellations for thousands of travellers today.
The controllers at the NATS air traffic control centre in Swanwick, Hampshire, use it to swap important data about aircraft, it's vital to help them perform their job...
British Gas (BG) tested my boiler this morning with a meter with a long prod which was stuck deep into the boiler.
The CO reading was 17 parts per million (ppm) initially, falling to 12ppm after a couple of minutes.
CO is harmful if exposed to 35ppm for over 8 hours.
BG man said I had...
Not; just listening to the footie on 5Live and the English fans were atrocious and the Scots just as bad in return. Shameful by the scum bag fans-they really need to watch Rugby to learn some manners.
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About five years ago my father was diagnosed with renal failure. He was told that he would need a Kidney transplant within the next five years and that if he didn't have one he would almost certainly have to go on dialysis.
Needless to say my father and indeed the whole family were devastated...
The weather forecast was very promising for Saturday morning but not the afternoon so I decided to make the most of the weather, get up early 5am, and have a morning jolly.
As the world was sound asleep the shed was awakened and taken the reverse route of the first tour I did in her. I felt...
Just got a letter asking me to verify the mileage of my previous car when I sold it from National Mileage Register.
I'm quite happy to do this, I'm all for helping stamp out clocking etc. But, when I read the "about us" section of the website I see that it is a private company. So of course...
in May 1987.
Recently found an old passbook with a balance of £10 as at 23 May 1987.
Sent it in last week to close and get money back.
Guess how much I got back?
Closest guess gets a Gold Star ..
Competition closes 9pm Thursday 26 Jan 12.
This a copy of an email sent to me this morning, via an "Old Comrades" contact, to draw my attention to this campaign, so with, hopefully a Moderator's permission, I'd would like to draw it to your attention.:thumb:
Any little Hamlet or Village or even Wayside Memorials that you know of, even...
I would prefer this not get political for obvious reasons.
With Greece on the verge of bankruptcy, Ireland and Portugal being hinted as also possible runners for the same honour, I read this morning that the UK could be bust by 2060. The blame for this is an ageing population putting a...