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  • guy replied to the topic I've given up diet drinks in the forum Health 1 week ago

    I cant stand the taste of any artificial sweetener, hate the fact that a lot of drinks, cordial and fizzy have this stuff in them, As Cinnamon toast said, try naturally flavored water, I love fizzy water with just about any fruit juice added. Just a hint of fruit is refreshing…that saves me calories so I can keep drinking wine/beer
    Seriously…[Read more]

  • guy replied to the topic How to get rid of Norovirus in the forum Health 2 weeks, 6 days ago

    I always find “fat” lemonade is very good when dealing with a funny tummy. The bubbles are gentle on the system and as it is loaded with sugar, it gets your blood sugar up which can make you feel a bit better.

    I remember having it the December I was due to go to Olympia – worst week of my life, not sure whether to sit on the loo and be sick in a…[Read more]

  • guy replied to the topic Best Robot vacuum cleaners? in the forum Tech 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    The Maybot is like one of those cheap vacuum cleaners that is very good at sucking up dirt but blows most of it out again the other end.

  • Call them!
    Explain your side, explain issues, they could see all messages.

    I had a couple in the past. One, when buyer claimed wrong item sent (with a couple of strategically taken fotos) and I proved otherwise, ebay gave her money back itself and hadnt charge me.
    Couple of weeks ago a smart arse has changed address on her account after I posted…[Read more]

  • Take a look at for good comparisons between energy companies.
    Put the word out at work / with friends that you are looking for furniture…there is always someone looking to offload some furniture cheap / free. Or charity shops, here we have a Dorothy House shop that is purely furniture.
    Do you need to pay rates or does the…[Read more]

  • People mentioning buying second hand furniture but be careful if buying second hand soft furnishings they can have bed bugs or other infestations and they are a nightmare to get rid of you normally have to get rid of everything and spray several times, I know as a friend of mine bought some chairs that had bed bugs living in them and she ended up…[Read more]

  • guy replied to the topic Getting taxation right in the forum General Chat 3 weeks, 6 days ago

    @jack Rail operating companies borrow money from banks and pay the government a franchise.