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Is cold calling giving telemarketing a bad name?

As I often work from home, I am astounded, as well as annoyingly disturbed, by the sheer amount of junk phone calls I receive to the main landline. From new…

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Half-term madness

It's half term and daughter two has gone into gymnastics overdrive. She must spend at least half the day upside down doing handstands. She has co-opted the cot mattress for…

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Silencing women

This weekend I managed to get two children to come along to some debates at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas on Saturday and on Sunday I went for the…

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Taking the kids to work

My children have finally got to the age - some of them at least - where they are taking an interest in what I do - kind of. Daughter three…

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The joy of bikes

The joy of bikes

Granddaughter 3 (aged 9) has a bike which, although not exactly state-of-the-art, is kind of artistic since it's a hand-me-down from granddaughter 2 (aged 11) who, of course, customised it.…

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