Category Archives: Opinions

Headline grabber: 18 Jan 2020

I’ve just seen this on Yahoo (link) Apart from the Andrex toilet rolls (I paid £3.75 for 9 in Tesco this month and they are actually the same price in Lidl at the moment) and Weetabix which was over £2 … Continue reading

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A different kind of Weight Watcher

I was listening to a radio programme yesterday where a woman was being interviewed about methods of weight loss. She was right when she said there was a lot of money to be made from the Diet Business, and although … Continue reading

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Double Review : TV and DVD

Our Christmas pressies to Us this year were season 15 of NCIS and a couple of DVDs: White Christmas, X-Men Dark Phoenix and Angel has Fallen. White Christmas is a classic, and I’ve already done a review of the X-Men … Continue reading

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DVD Review: X-Men Dark Phoenix

This is the twelfth film in the franchise, and the sequel to X-Men Apocolypse (which we watched the other night, and Hubby could not remember AT ALL). And it would appear it was not very popular! Unfortunately, even a star-studded … Continue reading

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Energy Saving

I saw a headline today on ‘Saving hundreds of pounds on your energy bill’. Naturally, I wanted to find out how. It’s solar panels. Now, I remember us looking into this several years ago, and after taking into account the … Continue reading

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Election Day

The weather well reflects my mood today. It’s cold, wet and windy and little change from yesterday. Ah. Yesterday. And all the other ‘yesterdays’ leading up to this important General Election, the third in five years. And what a bumper … Continue reading

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Film Review: Hunter Killer.

I haven’t done one of these for a while, mainly because it is extremely rare for anything to attract my attention, let alone hold it on the screen. I picked this up for a fiver yesterday, mainly because it starred … Continue reading

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