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  1. First Utility launches UKs cheapest energy tariff with no fixed term
    Started by moneypenny 18/07/2013

    New tariff available exclusively through First Utility’s new website. London (PRWEB UK) 28 June 2013 First Utility, the UK’s largest independent energy supplier, has today launched the cheapest energy deal currently on the market with no fixed term.* The new variable iSave v16 tariff is...

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  2. Traditional or family recipes
    Started by hettyketty 05/09/2012

    Do you still cook family recipes passed down the family? I thought tonight I would do Colcannon as part of the tea. Irish recipe, had it 100s of times gowing up. Basically mashed potatoe with onion, butter, milk and cabbage. I also stick a lot of garlic in it. I haven't made it for sometime,...

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    13/11/2018 10:33 AM
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  3. Is Our Weather Getting Worse?
    Started by The PNP 11/12/2012

    2012 a 'freak' year weatherwise - or is it what's around the corner in the future? :eek: Channel 4 at 8pm (Channel 4+1 at 9pm)

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    03/11/2018 01:29 PM
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  4. The screen on my lappy is too bright,,
    Started by whiplash 16/08/2012

    The kids have been useing it today,how do i make it a bit duller? Ta in advance.

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    01/11/2018 03:23 PM
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  5. Window Cleaning - How Often?
    Started by steve 17/10/2012

    We have our windows cleaned once a month. How often do people have their cleaned? Just wondering.

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    01/11/2018 02:27 PM
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  6. Kitty's Wood vanished along with Pat Regan.
    Started by roving-eye 25/06/2017

    Something strange about Kitty's Wood in Ainsdale and the Pat Regan posts. All the threads on his facebook page..twitter and his blog have vanished. Google just throws up the links then a 404 error. Weird indeed seeing the amount of crap that has been posted recently

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    24/10/2018 08:46 AM
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  7. sad day for Wales, Britain's worst mining disaster
    Started by theantiquesman 15/10/2018

    what a sad day....... 105 years ago today no health and safety in those days Senghenydd colliery disaster From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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    15/10/2018 11:25 AM
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  8. Irrational Fears.. What is yours?
    Started by Amavi 09/10/2012

    What is everyone's irrational fear? Mine is Moths and butterflies. I cannot explain why but I have on various occasions attempted to overcome this at Chester Zoo in their butterfly garden, I never got past the second doorway. I certainly won't forget the size of the moth that flew at me at work...

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    14/08/2018 01:37 AM
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  9. Jim Bowen has died
    Started by roving-eye 14/03/2018

    Broadcaster and comedian Jim Bowen, best known for hosting darts-based game show Bullseye in the 1980s and '90s, has died at the age of 80. His wife Phyllis confirmed the news to BBC Radio Lancashire. The former deputy headmaster, who lived in North Lancashire, began his career as a stand-up...

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    18/04/2018 12:09 PM
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  10. What programme would you like to return to our screens???
    Started by Razzle 15/11/2012

    personally, mine would be Brookside, without a doubt!! Would be great for it to be shown on CH4 for an hour or so each night!! Right from the very beginning with the Grants and the Corkhills. Would be interesting to see all the bad hairstyles/clothes that we remember from the 80's! (but...

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    06/04/2018 02:23 PM
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  11. Sister Susie Singing Songs For Soldiers
    Started by Nomad 07/10/2012

    I was reading the other day that Gareth Malone wants to take the idea of choirs of military wives around the world. I can't wait to see the programme when he suggests it to the Taliban.

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    05/03/2018 01:09 PM
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  12. Police taser blind man in Chorley
    Started by steve 17/10/2012

    Heard this on the radio before and thought it was unbelievable. Ok, there was report of someone wielding a samurai type sword in Chorley town centre, but then to taser a 61 year old, almost blind person with a white stick who was walking at a snails pace is beyond belief. Article here...

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    31/01/2018 07:29 AM
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  13. My house alarm is knackered
    Started by roving-eye 20/11/2017

    can anybody recommend a house alarm fitter please? thanks in advance

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    20/11/2017 10:11 PM
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  14. Lets have a bit of fun.
    Started by Alikado 27/08/2012

    A guy goes to the doctor suffering from inexplicable but excruciating headaches. "Do you smoke?" says the doctor. "No." "Do you drink alcohol?" "No."

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    20/11/2017 04:24 PM
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  15. Oh if only
    Started by Tilly W 11/10/2012

    Hmmmmmm, if only this were true :( Microsoft Online Award Suite 7, 415 Bow Road, Docklands, London. United Kingdom. Attn: Esteemed Bearer We happily announce to you the draw of the Sweepstake Lottery International

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    09/11/2017 03:34 PM
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  16. Inflation
    Started by desiree111 19/10/2012

    There is nothing that describes inflation more than those big bags of crisps that you can buy practically everywhere. A lovely large bag that you open up to find loads of air and contents equal to those a small bag used to be!

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    30/08/2017 01:45 PM
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  17. Scottish independence?
    Started by daviebaby 17/10/2012

    Heard a rumour that if Scotland gains its independence, all Scots may be forced to return back home across the border to support the economy, My poor Wife, I'm gonna miss her . . . .

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    17/08/2017 03:19 PM
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  18. Parcel scam...........
    Started by Birk Daley 21/11/2012

    Seen this on Facebook peeps so just be aware....:)

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    14/10/2016 10:26 PM
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  19. Rooney Hair
    Started by whiplash 12/10/2012

    Just watched him being interveiwed, Christ they should have taken it off his chest.

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    03/04/2015 12:07 PM
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  20. Wedding Present Dilemma?
    Started by kate1970 21/10/2012

    My brother was invited to a wedding reception on Friday night, he accepetd, however, he was unable to go. He was asking me the 'etiqutte' re a present, as he had'nt got round to buying one, does he still buy the couple a present ( as he was initially goin to the reception), or does he just 'leave...

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    26/01/2015 11:43 AM
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  21. Grapefruit Juice
    Started by ausard2 12/09/2012

    Is there a reason why Grapefruice Juice has disappeared from supermarkets?

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    26/01/2015 11:05 AM
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  22. Billy Joel....
    Started by Hammer 27/04/2013

    We didn't start the fire :cool:

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    10/12/2014 06:08 AM
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  23. Collectibles
    Started by hettyketty 19/08/2012

    Do you collect? What do you collect? Why do you collect? Oh dear sounds like an interigation:gasp:) If I see a nice money box, mostly in charity shops I have to buy it. Why? I don't know, to sit there almost empty!:d I also collect antique tiles, fire surround ones mostly. I like the designs...

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    12/05/2014 04:59 PM
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  24. Senses Challenge
    Started by Styx 14/10/2012

    TEST YOUR NEUROLOGICAL SKILLS. You are not expected to pass this test and you will not. Not many can. This quiz includes 20 timed questions. http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/ humanbody/body/interactives/se nseschallenge/senses.swf? Good luck!

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    11/09/2013 09:25 AM
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  25. Israel/Palestine
    Started by Chas King 16/11/2012

    What are peoples' opinions on what is going on in Israel and Palestine at this moment in time. I find it all very depressing !

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    09/09/2013 03:55 AM
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  26. Only in America (Gun Ownership)
    Started by *concerned* 18/12/2012

    I guess this 'photo project' about extremely armed Americans says it all ! http://funstuffcafe.com/extre mely-armed-americans-photo-pro ject-why-do-you-own-a-gun

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    18/07/2013 10:55 AM
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  27. freedom of the press
    Started by rosi 25/11/2012

    what do people think.where do you draw the line?i want freedom of the press.tittle tackle tho can ruin peoples lives.i see the government is looking into this.where do we draw the line??

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    11/06/2013 01:17 PM
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  28. [2013/04/24]Debenhams, 10% off orders and Free Delivery
    Started by editor 17/04/2013

    Debenhams, 10% off orders and Free Delivery Debenhams 10% off orders and Free Delivery Includes New Season and Items in the Up to 70% off Final Clearance Enter following code at checkout

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    23/04/2013 06:40 PM
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  29. Larry Hagman aka JR Ewing has died
    Started by Spookster 24/11/2012

    What a loss :( It was great to see him in the last series of Dallas.

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    17/04/2013 03:37 AM
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  30. bbc2 11.35 tonight soulboy the movie
    Started by Eric FO 01/09/2012

    northern soul film about a young stoke lad who starts going to wigan casino......music not bad ,but the film is really bad :eek::, never saw things at the casino when i went that happen in the film.....wont be watching it again..:blush:blush:blush

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    16/04/2013 05:37 AM
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  31. Eric Bristow
    Started by Midnight 22/11/2012

    If he can't score 180 anymore he has a new career in stand-up:d:d

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    07/04/2013 10:43 AM
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  32. Sports Personality Prediction
    Started by xroads 27/11/2012

    The BBC Sports Personality of the Year is coming up on Dec 16th and the short list of 12 sports persons has been announced. It's a very strong list this year with so many great performances. Let's see if anyone can predict the top three! Here are the shortlisted final twelve: Bradley...

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    25/01/2013 04:42 AM
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  33. Coffin In An Elevator
    Started by Spookster 17/12/2012

    Jeremy Beadle would've loved this :d

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    17/12/2012 08:58 PM
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  34. BBC Sports Personality of the Year
    Started by steve 16/12/2012

    12 sports people, odds on favourite at bookies is Bradley Wiggins which I wouldn't argue about, but this year, and those 12, should make an exception and make them all joint winners. Surely the greatest year in UK sports history.

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    16/12/2012 08:25 PM
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  35. TV Licence
    Started by hammerhead8370 13/12/2012

    I have been watching a lot of videos on Youtube and reading a lot of information on various websites regarding the legality of the TV licence and I just wondered if anybody has stopped paying for their TV licence on principle or simply because they don't feel obliged to. After recent events,...

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    14/12/2012 11:53 AM
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  36. Chidren in Need.
    Started by whiplash 16/11/2012

    Ann Widdecombe.was worth a tenner.:)

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    17/11/2012 01:34 AM
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