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Category C and Category D Registered Cars

What are category C and category D registered cars Insurance companies use five categories to describe cars which have suffered damage due to accidents. The five categories are A, B, C, D and F. A-D categories are on a scale, with category A being the most damage and D being the least serious. Category F relates to fir...09:30 Thu 03rd Oct 2013

Wine Of The Week Round-Up 2011

We've had superb regular threads running this year such as the Onwards & Downwards Club, The Quzzies & Puzzles Round Up and, of course, the Wine of the Week thread.Hosted by No Mercy this thread offers a chance for oenophiles, bacchi and those who just fancy a glass every now and again to come together. The thr...08:45 Tue 13th Dec 2011

Kindle E-reader Questions

Welcome to The AnswerBank's Kindle Question Round-up. Here we've pulled together a selection of the most common questions and queries about the Kindle (and other E-readers!). "I'm Not Convinced a Kindle or E-reader is For Me": A discussion on the utility and usability of the Kindle. Some are unsure as to why they ...08:45 Tue 13th Dec 2011

The AnswerBank's Tree of Knowledge!

Thanks for clicking on The AnswerBank's tree of knowledge!They say the apple doesn't fall far from the tree, but sometimes, when you get to my age, you feel more like the tree than the apple. And when you're dealing with a tree of knowledge you don't want to lose your apples (or is that marbles I forget). To th...09:00 Tue 18th Oct 2011

How To Upgrade Your Internet Browser

 Internet Browsers are getting better and better. Increasingly they're fast, flexible and secure  portals to the wonders of the internet. With such progress we eventually have to say goodbye to other version of browsers. These older browsers were from a time when the current web just couldn't be imagined and ...09:45 Tue 13th Sep 2011

The AnswerBank and Facebook Introduction, FAQ & Staying Safe Guide

AnswerBank users can now log into The AnswerBank with their Facebook accounts should they wish to. For those who aren't already a member of The AnswerBank can now validate their account by signing in with Facebook - although you still need to register with The AnswerBank of course!We understand there may be a lot of qu...16:00 Thu 05th May 2011

Where were you on Census night

It's that time of decade again, the National Census, data collecting on a grand scale.  Where will you be Where were you last time What will be different In a hundred and one years time, your descendants will have access to the 2011 census, they will have probably already found you on earlier returns, they will...14:15 Mon 28th Feb 2011

Who is Julian Assange

The name Julian Assange has cropped up a number of times in recent months. Revealed as the head honcho behind the whistleblower-website "Wikileaks", the media attention surrounding this man has hit astronomical heights, but who is he Julian Assange was born in Queensland, Australia on the 3rd July 1971. In recent years...12:30 Thu 24th Feb 2011

Monumental Inscriptions as a Family History Research Source

Monumental Inscriptions as a Family History Research SourceChurch graveyards can be lonely, isolated places where contemplation and memories are your only thoughts. How many of you have had cause to wander the rows and rows of stones during a visit to a church and felt sorrow at the names and ages of small children Or...14:45 Tue 25th Jan 2011

What is an Avatar

What is an Avatar An avatar is a unique image that is displayed next to any post you make on The AnswerBank. Currently, as you have no avatar activated on your account, you will see the famous AnswerBank “jellymen” appear above your name. You can easily change your avatar by following the process below, giving you ...16:09 Mon 11th Oct 2010

Family History: Surname Research in Online Transcriptions

 The subject of surnames origins is extensively covered on various Internet sites, simply googling a surname can bring up dozens of links that will lead you to many varied sources. These sites can help discover the meaning of a name, the type of name it is and from which Country, region or ethnic background it ori...13:32 Mon 12th Jul 2010

Children’s Films

What makes a good children’s film Is it the funny characters or it could be the plot that closely follows favourite stories Or is it the special effects and animation which allows the imagination to take flight Who knows all of these things and more Certainly if filmmakers knew then they would be laughing all the ...15:37 Wed 30th Jun 2010

Outnumbered

Amazon.co.uk WidgetsOutnumbered is a BAFTA award winning British comedy. The show is based around the daily trials and tribulations of a normal suburban family. The two parents are ably played by Hugh Dennis and Claire Skinner (Sue and Pete Brockman), but it is the three children Jake (Tyger Drew-Honey), Ben (Daniel ...13:07 Wed 30th Jun 2010

The Twilight Saga

Amazon.co.uk Widgets The Twilight Saga is a thrilling romantic horror story. The films are based on the series of four vampire-based fantasy romance novels by American author Stephenie Meyer. Since the release of the first novel, Twilight, in 2005, the books have gained immense popularity and commercial success aroun...12:07 Wed 30th Jun 2010

Dark Crystal

Amazon.co.uk WidgetsDark Crystal is a fantasy adventure film for children. It was directed by puppeteers Jim Henson and Frank Oz, creators of The Muppet Show. The film is set on a far away world populated by imaginary creatures based in fairytale and folklore. It is a morality tale on the need to have a balance betwe...10:03 Mon 28th Jun 2010

Dark Star

Amazon.co.uk WidgetsDark Star is one of the best cult Sci-Fi films of all time. The film was directed by John Carpenter and co-written with Dan O'Bannon who went on to direct The Thing and Alien respectively. Although made in 1974 with an extremely low budget the film is now a classic in the genre.Wonderfully free of...10:03 Mon 28th Jun 2010

Silent Running

Amazon.co.uk WidgetsSilent Running is one of the best science-fiction films of the 1970s. The film was directed by Douglas Trumbull, who had previously worked as a special effects supervisor on such science fiction films as 2001: A Space Odyssey and The Andromeda Strain. A small ensemble cast includes Bruce Dern, Cli...09:33 Mon 28th Jun 2010

How To Make Your House A Home

Many of us have, at one time or another, picked up a paint brush or a screwdriver and done a bit of DIY. Whether it is to redecorate a new home or simply spruce up your existing one people are DIYing it for themselves often every weekend. It can be relatively easy to give your home a new look without breaking the bank....10:45 Thu 17th Jun 2010

Brits poor car maintenance "loses millions"

After a hard week of work, many motorists just don't have the time or energy to clean out their car. Although it may seem like a chore, drivers who clean their cars and properly maintain them will see the price of their vehicle stay the same in comparison to those who leave a mess, with their overall value plummeting. ...15:17 Wed 02nd Jun 2010

Getting the best deal from your energy supplier

Getting the best deal from your energy supplierWinter is a time when most households turn the heating up to full and bask in its life-giving warmth for four months straight; but by the time January comes around everyone is dreading the huge bill all that heat has racked up dropping through their letterbox.It is common ...13:37 Thu 27th May 2010

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