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The History of Guide Dogs in Britain

Published March 12th, 2015 | Features

Through the ages dogs have served and befriended men in countless ways as working partners, guards and companions. But perhaps the finest chapter in this long history opened over 85 years ago. Guide dog training began in ...
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Waiting chats to Paul O’Grady

Published March 12th, 2015 | Exclusive interview

In our brand new Spring issue we chat to the multi-talented Paul O’Grady about animal welfare, taking fame in his stride, and his Wirral roots – including selling ciggies to Matron! … “None of my family live in Birkenhead anymore. ...
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Meet the midwife

Published December 1st, 2014 | Features

Waiting talks to midwife Tracy Thomas about the journey in midwifery that has taken her to the position of Clinical Director at UK Birth Centres, and her advice for any aspiring midwives. Okay, first things first! What ...
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Winter driving advice

Published November 25th, 2014 | Features

Coping with cold, snow and ice – from the AA Of all the seasons, winter requires the most care and preparation if you’re to stay safe and avoid a breakdown. Breakdowns are more common at this time ...
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Go bananas!!

Published September 9th, 2014 | Features

After reading the following information, you’ll probably never look at a banana in the same way again (and we’re not being rude!) Bananas contain three natural sugars – sucrose, fructose and glucose combined with fiber. As ...
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Wild (and free) Autumn Foods

Published September 5th, 2014 | Features

Although we typically associate the summer with greenery, fruits, and plant life at its peak, there are plenty of wild plants that only really come into bloom in the cooler, autumnal months – when their harvest ...
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