What wild bird would you most like to see in your area?I'm not talking going abroad on a bird watching trip, but a species you might see in your own country, but haven't yet seen. I'd love to see a wild hoopoe (pictured) in the UK, but they don't visit very often. The one pictured is a captive bird...
I have a quiz capsule in a hub which I'm working on. It should have 8 questions and when I go into edit those are what I see. However once I save it shows 11 questions some of which are multiples of the same question. How can I remedy this?
Do you have any good recipes that use grapefruit?Excluding fruit salad and grapefruit with sugar done under the grill, because they're the ones I can think of!
How long does grapefruit keep for?I have a grapefruit - I've had it quite a while, probably 2 months at least. Will it still be edible?
Have you gone out of your way to meet a celebrity?Who was it and did you feel the effort you went to was worthwhile?
What colour should dog poop bins be?Should they be red which stands out as a reminder to use them, green which blends in with the scenery better or some other colour?
What is the single most useful cleaning product?This can be a branded product or an alternative, but it needs to be multipurpose please.
How different are British 'American style' muffins to American 'American' muffins?I've only eaten the British type which seem like big fairy (cup) cakes to me. Looking at recipes for muffins from Americans on hub pages - those look more like a bread cake hybrid. Is there anyone who's eaten both...
What have you dressed your dog up in for fun?I don't normally dress up my dogs for fun, but couldn't resist trying two pairs of wellington boots on Grey Lady below.
What are some good plants to grow in a bog garden?It has been so wet in Lancashire this year that I've lost plants that are supposed to like wet conditions!
Has listening to a motivational speaker ever worked for you and who was it?I'd be interested to know whether you heard the speaker at your workplace as part of staff development or if you chose to go and listen to them.
Which sport would you exclude from the summer Olympics and why?This should be a sport which features in the current lineup.
Which sport would you include in the summer Olympics and why?This can be a sport which has been in before, but isn't included in the current lineup.
Have you ever organised a surprise party and if so what made it a success?
Why is this horses skin orange?I've seen plenty of white horses and known them to have pink skin - but this looked really orange - I rubbed it to see if it was anti sun cream or something, but it didn't come off on my hand.
How do you use tracing paper?I get how you trace the picture on to the tracing paper, but what's the best way of getting the traced picture back onto normal paper?
Why do most dogs like having their ears rubbed so much?lots of dogs groan with pleasure and lean into you when you rub their ears - why do they enjoy it?
How do you encourage black current bushes to produce more fruit?
Can you hear tinnitus by listening to the ear of someone who experiences it?tinnitus is hearing sounds within your ear which don't correspond to and external sounds around you. It is often a buzzing or shrill sound. I experience intermittent tinnitus and have always wondered whether a person...
Has anyone trained a non herding breed to work sheep?For example labradors, poodles, Airedale terriers
What is a good average win percentage on spider solitaire?I average 10% wins and wonder whether it's possible to improve on that with increased skill or if the game is too much down to chance to improve further.
How can you tell if your email address has been hacked into and messages read?Particularly interested to know if there is any way of telling that this has happened if the perpetrator doesn't cause any damage such as leaving viruses.
What are the best recipes which include bilberries?Bilberries grow wild in Lancashire where I live, they're fiddly to pick and I'd like to be convinced that picking them is worthwhile by some tasty recipe ideas!
How do you help a pet get over the loss of its owner or animal friend?
What is the best graffiti you have seen and why did you like it?I appreciate that some people will hate all graffiti which is fair enough.
Do racing drivers feel different experiencing a crash on the track compared to a crash off track?I'm interested in the psychology of the experience and whether it's possible to become inured to the stress of crashing as a professional racing car driver or whether a crash off the track is as much a...
What are the best ways of attracting bats, such as pipistrelles, into the garden.I live in the UK, so ideas for attracting insectivorous bats are particularly welcome.