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Homes of the rich and famous

Posted on: July 22, 2020

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Have you always dreamed of owning a luxury home? A celebrity-style luxury pad with every mod con you can imagine. Well, not many of us will ever be capable of such real estate without winning the lottery but it’s still…

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Oh I say, no Wimbledon this year!

Posted on: July 1, 2020

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One of the most anticipated and widely enjoyed sporting events in the UK’s calendar is that of the Lawn Tennis Association championships at Wimbledon. The grass court competition, one of very few left, takes place in the Summer over the…

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The first real set of laws.

Posted on: June 26, 2020

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In 1754 King Hammurabi of Babylonia had had enough of the fighting and arguing in his kingdom so much so that he decided to lay down a set of laws that would apply to all of his subjects. It didn’t…

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How we got maths from the Greeks.

Posted on: June 22, 2020

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It is sometimes hard to imagine that the modern world is still built on the work of some very clever Greek’s back in ancient times. Law, Philosophy, Science and Mathematics all start here and influence Western thinking for centuries. It…

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The evolving role of the receptionist

Posted on: June 1, 2020

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Receptionists are key members of staff in many businesses. They are often the first people that a visitor will come into contact with. In the past receptionists would have been solely tasked with signing people into a building and notifying…

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Facts about UK Family Law

Posted on: May 26, 2020

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Family Law Gloucester firms such as https://www.deeandgriffin.co.uk/services/family-law/ work with a variety of law related issues such as the breakdown of a marriage and subsequent divorce as well as custody agreements and visitation rights when it comes to children. There are…

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Why do ceilings have ceiling roses?

Posted on: May 11, 2020

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In terms of interior decorating, do you know what a ceiling rose is for? Although there are different places to install lighting, in contemporary homes, the most common place to provide the main lighting is at the centre of the…

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