BIRTH charts are a picture of where the planets where at the time of an individual’s birth. But what information do you need to create your own? We explain. What is a birth chart and how can you create yours? A birth chart is an astronomical snapshot of where the planets were at the time you were born. Your chart will reveal the precise location of each of the planets and which constellation they occupied at that crucial time. In some birth charts, all the planets are in the same constellation; in others, they're spread across the sky. The distance between these planets is important since each has its own celestial function. These alignments are then analysed to give you an idea of your life’s purpose and how your future may pan out. What information do you need for your birth chart? To create your birth chart, there are multiple websites available online. These all ask for the same information. They will ask for your gender, date of birth, exact time of birth, and place of … [Read more...] about How do I do my astrology birth chart, do I need my birth time and what does the calculation mean?
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SPAIN’S annual Christmas lottery draws in a thousands of punters, all in with a chance of picking up a fortune cash prizes. But just why is El Gordo so popular, what does it mean and how does it work? What is El Gordo? Spain's massively popular Christmas lottery hands out 2.3 billion euros across the country. The lottery’s top prize per winning ticket is 400,000 euros (£355,000). Other lotteries have larger individual top prizes but El Gordo, which dates from 1812, is ranked as the world's richest for the total prize money on offer. This year the cash bonanza will dish out 25 million prizes on December 22. Standard tickets cost 20 euros and people traditionally chip in and buy shares in several tickets with friends, family or workmates. It is designed so as many people as possible snag a win or at least break even with cash prizes doled out across the country. Local bars or associations often offer tickets to staff and customers. What does El Gordo mean? El Gordo means … [Read more...] about What is El Gordo, what does it mean and how much can you win in the 2018 Spanish Christmas lottery?
Conservative MPs are often called Tories colloquially, particularly by journalists looking for a shorter word to slot into a headline. While some use the term interchangeably with the word Conservative, it also carries pejorative associations. Political rivals often use it in attack lines – Tory cuts, Tory austerity, Tory civil war. Yet the original word is much older than the official party name. Where does the term come from? The word ‘Tory’ emerged the 17th Century, when it was used to describe a political faction who opposed the exclusion of Charles II’s brother James from the throne, during a conflict known as the Exclusion Crisis. A rival faction, known as Whigs, sought to prevent James from becoming King as he was a Roman Catholic, despite being Charles II’s heir presumptive. The Tories, who supported James’ campaign, were eventually victorious and he was crowned James II – or James VII of Scotland – in 1685. The word also appears … [Read more...] about What does Tory mean and where does this term come from?
PUBLISHED: 09:21 09 November 2018 | UPDATED: 10:40 09 November 2018 Caroline Culot Pic: www.gettyimages.co.uk Tom Amis of Savills’ Norwich-based new homes team reflects on the market. Tom Amis, Savills New Homes. Pic: www.savills.comIt seems like only five minutes ago that we were in T-shirts and shorts but there’s no escaping the fact that winter is just around the corner.What does the turn of the seasons mean for new build sales? By and large, housebuilders and developers bring their schemes to market as soon as they are ready rather than waiting for a particular seasonal window. For example, we launched Kell’s Meadow, a collection of 13 three and four bedroom family homes by developer FW Properties currently under construction in the rural village of Geldeston, near Beccles. Designed to complement the landscape, the houses will offer light, flexible living space and quality fixtures and fittings with prices starting at … [Read more...] about Winter is coming but what does that mean for the new homes market?
WOMEN earn 13.7 per cent less than men on average so they effectively start working for free on November 10. Here's what you need to know about Equal Pay Day. When is Equal Pay Day 2018 and what does it mean? Equal Pay Day is essentially when women work "for free" until the end of the year. This symbolic day is dedicated to raising awareness of the gender pay gap. This year, Equal Pay Day in the UK falls on November 10. The 13.7 per cent figure is calculated by the Fawcett Society using ONS gender pay gap statistics. Earlier this year, gender pay gap reporting regulations meant that companies with more than 250 employees had to publish figures showing any differences in pay between men and women. Of those that published data, 78 per cent pay men more than women, 13 per cent pay women more and 8 per cent said they had no gender pay gap. The Fawcett Society is trying to encourage UK workers to talk more openly about their salaries, in a bid to bring an end to pay inequality. Sam … [Read more...] about When is Equal Pay Day 2018, what does it mean and why are women setting their Out of Office up?