Drone pilots submit evidence to parliament and receive reckless threats

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The recent Heathrow and Gatwick airport “drone issues” have undoubtedly raised awareness of drones. Some of it however, it not welcomed popularity, especially by those of us who do not think that drones were in any way responsible for delaying recent flights.   Pending a probable ‘Drones Bill’ in 2019, Parliament’s Science and Technology committee have

Parenting and career, mental health and happiness – you can have it all, honest!

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I have been a parent for just over three years, and like many I find it challenging trying to maintain the best of both worlds, and by that, I mean spending time with my child and my work. Like many, I also don’t have a choice. I have to work, and while many can argue that

Have dermatitis and can’t use touchscreens? Use the Google Gboard

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I know that swimming prevents my migraines, I know that false nails help with my dermatitis, as they minimise the water traveling underneath the nails, but I have yet to find a keyboard that rivals the BlackBerry for speed and accuracy. Until now. Being a writer and a serial BlackBerry user for many years I

A year of ups and downs, swimming and study, success and bereavement and perhaps a hint of suspension yoga

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It is nearing the end of 2018, and I am not so happy to say that it couldn’t come sooner.   This year has been abnormally busy, and that is saying something, but it is also the reason why I have hardly posted any blogs. This year has welcomed a lot of downs, but it

Mega Blok castles in the sky: Emergency structural work

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*Originally posted on 12 April 2018* Given my last post, I thought a visual representation of the work which has been carried out on our house, would be helpful. I fully endorse data privacy (notice I did not mention GDPR…oops, I did), so in the interests of not displaying anything about my humble, and rebuilt

What to do when your house needs an overhaul. Emergency building work edition.

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*Originally posted on 12 April 2018* Reducing down a very long story, in March 2015 we had the interior wall taken down, which separated the dining room and the kitchen to turn it into a kitchen/dinner. Bearing in mind that the dining room could hold the contents of our previous property, the room looked ideal