Life lessons from the walk-in clinic

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If that was me in Taken, my Dad would probably miss the phone call then call me back three days later asking why I still haven’t sorted my water meter out.  And he’d be well

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The thing about juice detoxes

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With January in full flow, you can’t swing a cat without hitting someone brandishing their new diet plan, their detox juice or their shiny new gym membership. And why not? January is the month of

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The Ched Evans Debate.

When  it comes to the debate over  whether convicted rapist Ched Evans should be allowed to sign for Oldam Athletic the nation seems to be torn. As far my opinion goes, there shouldn’t even be

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The all-time greatest Christmas films

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One of my favourite things about December is spending the dark evenings watching Christmas films with a mulled wine. So, as I’m already well and truly in the festive mix, I thought I’d dedicate today

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How to fake a dinner party

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When I was 15 I accidentally set a microwave on fire. I just wrote, ‘I don’t know how it happened’ but I had to delete it because I know exactly how it happened. It happened

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The five stages of Christmas shopping

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Do you know what the most stressful thing about Christmas is… besides everything? Christmas shopping. Now I’m a big fan of Christmas shopping, in theory. I like the idea of Christmas songs, fairy lights and

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