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sandmaster
I wish to preserve a very old tattered document. It is about 150 years old. I am considering laminating it but know little about the process. Do the two sides of the pocket become sticky during the...
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kenny1234
My pension is paid to me weekly on a Monday. I have read that the day when it is paid is based on the last 4 numbers of a person's N.I. number If that is the case I should be paid on a Tuesday!!??...
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joko
a while ago i had a serious case of eczema for a few wks, something triggered it, so for a few weeks i was seriously slathering myself in thick zerocream before bed. obviously the sheets got covered...
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joko
can i just lift the carpet and there you go? (aside from lookswise) or are there things you need to do to it? Or at least things i should have ready to do before i lift the carpet? i just dont want to...
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wolf63
I have two nice looking postcards that I am trying to value so that they can be sold. https://postimg.cc/7G23dv3P I tried typing the text into Uncle Google - but I failed miserably. St Andrew's Church...
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andy-hughes
I know that window cleaners buy a 'round' - an area where they inherit customers over a given area of roads and streets. How is the value of such a 'round' calculated? Is it worth a hundred pounds, or...
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Giggsie
Hi I have a bought a few items lately through EBay. On my credit card bill there is a payment says PayPal eBay uk (then what I presume is my account number) as appears on other payments. Then it says...
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havelo
I get lot's of jokes with video clip as an attachment. When forwarding these to my friends they get the message and when they open the attachment all they get are the details of the video clip and not...
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saintpeter48
For the past few weeks I keep getting alerts on my phone from Google, its always a news headline, how can I stop this please, its like a 'pop up' headline. I have a Sony Xperia android phone, thanks...
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poppyjr
I have a number stored in my phone but when they call me it shows "private number" and goes direct to voicemail, how can I change this ?...
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postman44
How can I delete this website off my mobile phone please and use Google chrome...

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