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Is it important to have certification from the BRC?

Posted on: October 23, 2020

Having your food business certified by the British Retail Consortium is highly recommended. There are numerous benefits which will be discussed below: Firstly, it’s an incredibly useful tool for measuring how well your operation is risk mitigating and it provides consistency and organisation within your processes. Image credit By being able to display a BRC accreditation, you are boosting your brand and demonstrating that you care about due diligence. It shows a dedication to best…

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Do you enjoy woodworking as a hobby

Posted on: September 30, 2020

Woodworking is a hobby that appears to be making a comeback and more and more people are looking at ways in which they can make items with their own hands. In some cases this leads to a cottage style business. Image credit   In order to fully enjoy your woodworking and to perhaps take it to a level where you can sell items to the public there are a number of things that you need…

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Fire up the boilers. How the Titanic got itself going

Posted on: September 30, 2020

The unsinkable ship that sank was still one of the most impressive ever made. It was the British class system in microcosm with the opulence and luxury of the upper decks to pack them in and the “make your own arrangements” of steerage below. The fact that statistically people in the lower decks were more likely to be a victim of the sinking is never widely discussed. This proud flagship of the White Star line…

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Tips for Hiking in Ireland

Posted on: September 29, 2020

When it comes to tips for hiking in Ireland, there are many. Some tips involve planning a trip ahead of time to be sure that you have all your bases covered, so that you are well-equipped to conquer the terrain. There is also planning to pack the right clothing, footwear, and equipment. This helps you get the most enjoyment from your trip and feel safe, as well as enjoying yourself. For Hiking Clothing Dublin, visit…

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Tips for Helping a Child Wear a Face Mask Safely

Posted on: September 29, 2020

When you need tips for helping a child to wear a face mask safely, one of the first things that you will need to take into consideration is what kind of mask that your child will be wearing.  In addition, if your child does not have the skills or experience to wear their mask properly, you will need to go through with them how to wear it correctly and to keep it as clean as…

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Harness the Power of the Internet for your Business

Posted on: September 29, 2020

Having a good website and an online presence is more important today than ever. Most companies want to be able to make the most of the opportunities that being online offers, but many people also don’t know what they are doing and can make large errors which could be costly to sort out. Image Credit This is why most businesses wanting to improve their website will contact someone such as this web design Swansea based…

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What is involved in a fire risk assessment

Posted on: September 25, 2020

Fire risk assessments need to be undertaken where you run a business or operate a premises where you have employees and visitors attending. Although it is relatively simple to work through the process of conducting a risk assessment it is worth considering using a Fire Risk Assessment Gloucester company to complete this for you. They can walk through the risk assessment with and then help you with any measures that you  need to implement to…

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Could Bad Posture Be Causing Your Headache?

Posted on: September 25, 2020

If you are a person who has had bad posture in the past, and now you have a headache, it can be a sign that you have developed some serious problems with your spine. The reason that this could happen is that you have developed poor back support and lack of proper posture. In other words, if you have bad posture or bad back support, you will be putting too much strain on your spinal…

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Student accommodation on film.

Posted on: September 24, 2020

If the Hollywood film industry is to be believed then the life of a College student is one long glorious wacky three years of partying with absolutely no consequences at all. A case in point is the film Animal House by John Landis in 1978. This “homage” to Sixties college life set a standard that many others would try to copy even to this day in films such as Road Trip, Dude where’s my car…

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When is the best time to buy a house?

Posted on: September 23, 2020

Buying a property is a calculated risk, particularly at the moment. Let’s look at the key considerations if you intend to purchase a property at this time. Image Credit How does this recession affect the property market? Eleven years ago, the UK plunged into a recession due to a subprime mortgage crisis when borrowers with less-than-average credit ratings were lent too much money. The US property market crashed and the rest is well-documented history. The…

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Why Domain Names Are Important in US Politics Right Now

Posted on: September 21, 2020

In the months running up to the 2020 US presidential election, voters googling President Trump’s current campaign slogan – Keep America Great – may have been surprised by what they found. The site KeepAmericaGreat.com comes in high on the Google search results, but it isn’t owned by Mr. Trump. And far from promoting his policies and his bid for a second term, KeepAmericaGreat.com instead focuses on the President’s perceived failures. The site lists a number…

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The 1950’s – The Decade of Television

Posted on: September 17, 2020

The 1950’s was a huge decade of change in the UK. As the country began to recover from the economic and psychological hardship of the Second World War, people started to look to the future to rebuild their homes and their lives and to embrace the new inventions as well as an economy that was starting to improve as the rationing and austerity measures started to come to an end.   One of the greatest…

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Learn How to Get Rid of Rabbits in Your Garden for Good

Posted on: September 15, 2020

If you are like many people that want to know how to get rid of rabbits in your garden, then read on. There are some inventive ways to get rid of rabbits for good. If you have noticed damage to your plants and/or piles of small droppings that look like pellets, then you might well have a rabbit problem. Image credit There are many different techniques that you can try, but one of the most…

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The Impact of Driver Behaviour on Fuel Running Costs

Posted on: September 15, 2020

When it comes to the subject of fuel cost, one of the most important factors that have a direct effect on fuel cost is driver behaviour. Unfortunately, drivers don’t usually take the time to think about what their driving style actually is and how this affects fuel consumption – until they’re caught out by the increased cost of fuel. Image credit There are many different ways to increase fuel consumption – some of which can…

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Top Car Maintenance Tips

Posted on: September 15, 2020

If you’re looking for the top car maintenance tips, then this article can help you out.  In fact, one of the best car maintenance tips would be to change the filters every three months or so. This is because filters are used to keep the air and the engine clean, but also to avoid build-up of oil in your motor. Image credit Other top car maintenance tips would be to check your oil regularly. Yes,…

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Why Does the Aerospace Industry Need Overhead Cranes?

Posted on: September 15, 2020

Why is it that the aerospace industry is always looking for overhead cranes to handle their work? You see, there are different reasons why the aviation industry relies heavily on overhead cranes. For one thing, it is not enough just to set up and put up a plane. They need to fly, take off, land and they will definitely need overhead cranes to help them maintained to do this. For more information on the Overhead…

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Bring the Wild into your Home Decor

Posted on: September 15, 2020

Whether you love your pets, the wild exotic jungles or the tranquil serenity of the woods, animal themed décor for the home is huge and an enduring and popular home trend – from wallpaper full of flocks of brightly coloured birds, animal sculpture, or animal print rugs, here is how to bring a bit of wildlife into your home this season… Image Credit For kids’ bedrooms and playrooms, a jungle theme is perfect for little…

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Starting up your Own Business During a Pandemic

Posted on: September 7, 2020

Starting your own business has never been so tough – in these uncertain financial times, making a decision to start up on your own is a big leap of faith – yet many people are still choosing this way and with a bit of hard work it is still possible to make a success of starting up a company, even with a recession looming – so what are the magic ingredients when it comes to…

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When the only way is to boil

Posted on: September 7, 2020

Water and the application of heat to it creates two things, steam and hot water. This combination of early scientific principles is one of the basis for the study itself. Just as our ancestors had to eat raw meat until someone dropped a bit into the fire and noticed that it tasted a lot better afterwards, they were stuck eating raw vegetables as well. One can only imagine the through process that went through the…

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How to Ensure your Business Keeps Going During Tough Financial Times

Posted on: September 4, 2020

Business is tough at the moment – with a pandemic wreaking havoc on businesses all around the world, getting ahead of the competition has never been so important. Taking the time to think about your business and how you could improve things could make a huge difference to your success in the coming months, with a huge recession looming. Here are some ways that you can make sure that you keep your business going throughout…

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