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John Welford (The Indexer)

Joined 10 years ago from UK

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  • No - You can't see the Eiffel Tower from the London Eye!
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    No - You can't see the Eiffel Tower from the London Eye!

    3 years ago

    The statement has been made on several occasions that the view from the London Eye includes the Eiffel Tower. Oh no it doesn't!

  • The
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    The "Historic" Butler Cabin

    9 years ago

      One thing I miss now that Hootie Johnson is no longer Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club is his welcome to “the historic Butler Cabin” at the start of that very odd ceremony of presenting the green jacket to the winner of the Master’s...

  • Lawn Bowls - delivering the bowl
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    Lawn Bowls - delivering the bowl

    10 years ago

    This is a guide to the correct procedure for sending a bowl across the green when playing lawn bowls.

  • What you can see from the London Eye
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    What you can see from the London Eye

    3 years ago

    Although views from The Shard are more extensive, the experience of a "flight" aboard the London Eye are still well worth it!

  • How to Stop a Kitten From Climbing up Your Leg
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    How to Stop a Kitten From Climbing up Your Leg

    21 months ago

    I would not be in favour of de-clawing the kitten, as a cat needs its claws for many purposes other than scratching you and the furniture. However, a cat that has little opportunity to walk on hard surfaces may well need its claws trimmed regularly...

  • The three main types of library
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    The three main types of library

    10 years ago

    Libraries the whole world over are under threat, mainly because the people who fund them are under the mistaken impression that they are no longer needed in the age of the Internet. I used to be a full-time librarian, but I lost my job in 2002 for...

  • Why do men find their secretaries attractive?
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    Why do men find their secretaries attractive?

    10 years ago

    This is a question that makes a big supposition, namely that men DO find their secretaries attractive! Whether any scientific study has been made as to the proportion of men who fancy their secretaries, I do not know, but there seem to be so many...

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