This book contains very detailed descriptions of living in St Faith's Home for Girls, Mount Road, Parkstone, Poole 1907-1919. Friends, neighbours, benefactors and hidden family history treasures...
In 1966 a pleasure boat trip by sea from Mylor in Cornwall to Fowey, turned to tragedy, with all lives lost. An inexperienced captain and a boat that should never have set to sea....
On 21 October 1966 144 people lost their lives in the Aberfan disaster. But what of the survivors? Is there a list of Aberfan survivors' names?
On 21 October 1966, a coal tip engulfed houses in Moy Road, Aberfan, killing the occupants and filling the houses with coal slurry ....
Aberfan: The Man who Lost Everything was a phrase coined for local resident John Collins in the mining village of Aberfan in 1966. But there was a second man who also lost everything ...
Can you reheat chicken you cooked in your slow cooker? Is reheating chicken safe? Simple rules that keep you safe!
How do you choose the best slow cooker for one person? Here's a list of the four most important factors to consider when selecting your first slow cooker.
Can you make good money selling photos online? Is a full-time living possible?
If you are a craft seller, then you will need to take out some form of public liability insurance before you sell your goods to the public.
New and existing market traders are always looking to find the best-selling products for stalls. Whether you want to start up as a market trader, increase your existing turnover, or break out into new markets, these products may be a good bet for you.
6 top countertop Convection Oven Recipes sources, manufacturers books and websites with great recipes to try.
If you are learning shorthand, you'll need good shorthand pencils. On the face of it, it's just a notepad and a pen/pencil, but these are the tools of the experts and the right pencil gives you speed
Mexican Food Made Simple is a TV series, with chef Thomasina Miers and it seems everybody's after the fruity chilli she made in the programme, so here it is: Thomasina Miers Fruity Mexican Chili
This article includes a selection of some of the best courses and certifications that you can do in your own time, wherever you are, and without cost.
If you're looking to work from home or earn extra money, then you can always party plan. Here is a list of party plan companies that operate within the UK.
The Takeaway Secret is a paperback book that took the UK by storm in the lead up to Christmas 2010, this book includes the Kenny McGovern Doner Kebab Recipe!
Strapped for cash? Did you know you could sell your hair? Find out who buys human hair for wigs and where to sell your hair...
Imagine if you could cook your chips without using any fat whatsoever. That'd certainly make losing weight a lot easier! How about cooking steak in an airfryer?
Want to know how to increase your author score to 100 on hubpages? Discover the simple way to increase your author score to 100 - and realise it's not as important as you first thought....
If you're working online in affiliate marketing, then you need to make sure you understand what your tax liabilities are. Tax is quite straight forward and hopefully below will give you a brief overview of what you need to know.
Sites like Etsy are springing up regularly now, so if you are a producer of hand-made items, then you might be looking to get your business online—and looking for sites like Etsy to quickly get your products online.
Hollandaise sauce doesn't need to be a daunting culinary endeavor. This simple recipe requires just a few ingredients to whip up a delicious sauce. Try it for yourself!
Reheating cooked chicken meat is not dangerous, but you do need to know how to do it safely. Find out how to safely reheat leftover cooked chicken so it turns out perfectly every time.
Want to make money working from home part-time? Here's a guide to starting an ironing business.
The Cornish are very proud of their Cornish Pasties and keeping them genuine and authentic is a constant battle. Discover for yourself the joy of a real, genuine Cornish pasty - a simple pasty recipe
Toad in the hole is Yorkshire pudding with sausages baked in it. The basic Yorkshire pudding mix can be used to make sweet or savoury dishes by adding the ingredients in the flavor profile you want. Learn how to make it below!
Everybody's heard of the Loch Ness Monster, but less are aware that there's a similar beast in Falmouth, Cornwall. The monster's name is Morgawr and he's been seen and photographed a number of times. The...
Whether it's approaching Halloween, or you're just looking for something different to do, then ghost tours can provide some great entertainment, especially if they're ghost tours after dark. With Cornwall having a lot of ghosts, it stands that there will be quite a number of ghost tours, haunted...
Cornwall is reputedly the most haunted county in the British Isles - check out these haunted pubs and inns in Cornwall next time you're passing.
For all you can eat restaurants or a carvery in Cardiff, this is a comprehensive list of 21 venues serving everything from eat as much as you like restaurants to full roast dinners, either way you'll save hours just checking this list...
Visiting the Museum of Welsh Life I first came across Bara Brith - a delightful type of Welsh teacake - enjoy making this great Welsh Bara Brith Recipe for yourself.
The Caddy family from Bristol are helped by Allegra McEvedy to reduce their £410/week spending on food. Discover how the Caddy family shaved a fortune from their food budget with Allegra's help.
Here is a completely free list of property auction websites - for property auctions in the UK. If you're looking for homes for sale, then you need to keep an eye on property auctions. Sometimes tracking down auction websites can be hard, so below is a list of the main ones. Homes Under the Hammer.
Economy Gastronomy is a 6-part TV series first aired in 2009. Discover how Allegra McEvedy and Paul Merrett save regular families thousands from their food bills...
This easy cheese bread recipe is SO versatile you can use it for almost any flavour combination you can think of! This is a no yeast cheese bread too.
I enjoyed eating minced beef cobbler at school dinners, and I love that it can be whipped up quickly. It's really easy to make, so I wrote this recipe and included delicious variations so you can try to make it your own!
Easy recipe to make a Quick & Easy Lasagne White Sauce in the microwave, or an easy Cheese Sauce using just 4-5 basic store cupboard ingredients.
I love this cheap, quick and easy microwave flapjack recipe. It produces soft, moist flapjacks in under 10 minutes (plus the cooling/setting time) with a minimum of effort and mess!
Cheese Potato Pie: While Jamie Oliver's on TV promoting feeding a family of four for "just £5", many frugal living experts are laughing at the abundance of his budget. Cheese & Potato Pie is a real budget-busting meal.
When you are building your own website, you will want to add in photos. But how do you know if you are allowed? Where do you find photos for your website? The Internet is full of photos and they seem to be freely available but mostly it is illegal to just steal these photos.
Love a good steamed pudding? Here's an easy microwave steamed sponge pudding that's ready in just 10 minutes!
Tuna potato bake is a quick & easy recipe. Minimum preparation, maximum taste.
Do you ever ask yourself, "Why is my house so damp?" Every house can suffer from moisture problems for many reasons, but here are some things that will work to get rid of damp once and for all.
A chili con carne recipe that's easy to make and delicious to eat? Count me in! It's perfect to make for the week or to bring to a festive gathering.