Finding the perfect father's day gift can be difficult. Year in year out kids get their dads the same thing, we've all had a pair of socks...or 100x. Then there's the novelty ties, the bag of nuts 'because you love them' or the Toblerone bar - though you got one at Christmas. Of course, it's not that dads are ungrateful, just that they have a few other ideas for presents this year. Out of Depth Dad has a few suggestions for presents. Things to avoid The horror! The horror! Golf themed ties, ‘Worlds’ Best Dad’ mugs and ‘hilarious’ cartoon T-shirts - they’ve been staples of Fathers’ Day for years. Yet here’s the truth. NOBODY and I mean NOBODY has ever been genuinely pleased to receive one of these items. Yes, I know dads will smile and say “Thank you” on being lumbered with this tat, but they’re really thinking is “Oh God! Will I be expected to wear this rubbish?” and “Where can I put this to make sure … [Read more...] about What your dad really wants as a Father’s Day gift but is afraid to ask for
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0 Comments Puppy love: Earl of Erne pops the question to his girlfriend in castle grounds... with a little help from beloved pet BelfastTelegraph.co.uk The recently engaged 7th Earl of Erne and Baron of Fermanagh, John Crichton, has said he cannot wait to tie the knot. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/puppy-love-earl-of-erne-pops-the-question-to-his-girlfriend-in-castle-grounds-with-a-little-help-from-beloved-pet-36895238.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/article36895236.ece/1015e/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-05-11_new_40850883_I3.JPG Email The recently engaged 7th Earl of Erne and Baron of Fermanagh, John Crichton, has said he cannot wait to tie the knot. Lord Erne, who owns Crom Estate, proposed to Harriet Patterson, his girlfriend of five years, with a "family ring" in glorious sunshine at his ancestral home on Saturday. And he revealed that, prior to getting down on bended knee at the boathouse, he travelled to her native Scotland … [Read more...] about Puppy love: Earl of Erne pops the question to his girlfriend in castle grounds… with a little help from beloved pet
(BPT) - Giving back by donating to a nonprofit can help you feel more connected to your community and have a lasting impact for someone else. In many cases, deciding where to donate your hard-earned funds can be overwhelming. After all, the array of groups requesting donations is substantial and includes 1.5 million registered nonprofits in the U.S. alone.In 2017, overall giving to U.S. nonprofits grew approximately 4.1 percent, compared to 2016. Because there are more than a million nonprofits to choose from, the decision of where to donate requires serious thought. When looking to donate, you should set some key criteria for choosing a group that means something to you. During that process, you should consider the following five questions:1. Does the organization have a history of success? Take a good look at when it was founded, exactly how it has helped people and what it has accomplished to date. Do its achievements align with your ideas as to how the world can best be improved? … [Read more...] about 5 questions to ask before making a charitable contribution
Moving house can be a minefield - even after you've found the property of your dreams. The sheer volume of factors to consider - from keeping an eye on the small print to checking Ofsted ratings for local schools - can make it incredibly difficult to manage, and expensive too. If you're buying or just moving into a new home, we've teamed up with the money-savers at thrifty blog 10 ways to have more money to reveal the important things to ask, check and do, before you move out - and it could save you thousands. "Searching for your perfect property can be an emotional experience and we can all be guilty of falling in love with a house and overlooking those less obvious issues that may become a problem further down the line," Russell Quirk, founder of Emoov.co.uk , said. "In this day and age, advancements in easily accessible technology, like Google maps or local crime databases, mean that we can do an extensive amount of research to help us decide on a house before we even view a … [Read more...] about 13 important questions everyone forgets to ask when moving house
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn arrived at Littleover Community School to be greeted by more than 200 cheering sixth formers earlier on Thursday. Although he was mainly there to promote a new national Labour policy, which would provide free bus travel for under 25s, the students were also given a chance to quiz Mr Corbyn about other issues. These included the recent nerve gas attack in Salisbury, university tuition fees, mental health issues, donations to political parties, Brexit and nationalistaion. During the 20 minute session, Mr Corbyn initially explained his plan to spend £1.4 billion a year from vehicle excise duty providing free bus travel and when he opened questions to the floor, he was unexpectedly greeted with a question about the attack on a former Russian agent and his daughter with nerve gas, rather than the new travel policy. Mr Corbyn, who has repeatedly refused to follow the Government's stance on blaming Russia for the attack more than a month ago, conceded to the … [Read more...] about What did Derby students decide to ask Jeremy Corbyn?