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How much to park in Bridport on a Saturday? (or Sunday)

This article was written in July 2015. According to Parkopedia the price difference still holds in 2019. One thing has…

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Ever noticed something odd about that pair of arches in West Street, Bridport?

If you are familiar with West Street in Bridport you probably know the two shops set back behind a pair…

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Adge Cutler TV interview clip

I guess there are not too many video clips of Adge Cutler speaking rather than singing in existence so I…

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I have been tying my shoelaces the wrong way

Are your shoelaces constantly coming undone? Fed up with having to keep retying them? Well according to a chap called…

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Farewell to the Co-operative Bank in Crewkerne, & welcome back (temporarily) Bristol & West

An observation from May 2014. The building now houses a solicitors office. There was speculation in the local press in…

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Remember Pascall Fruit Bon Bons?

Remember Pascall Fruit Bon Bons? I seem to recall them being available as one of the sweet selections in Woolworths…

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U.K. National Grid Status, how is your electricity being generated?

Someone brought the website U.K. National Grid Status to my attention and I have to admit I have bookmarked it…

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I had always assumed that Cadbury Freddo was a British frog, but …..

I fondly remember eating Freddo chocolate frogs made of Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate back when I was a kid. All…

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Who Makes Lidl Simply Sumptuous Special Muesli?

The article below was first published in April 2014. In an article in the Dorset Echo in April 2018 it…

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Goodbye McAfee, Hello Avast anti-virus

A tale from February 2014. Still no fan of McAfee but have moved on from Avast to the free version…

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