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Nicer road. Maybe safer cycling and motorcycling?

The most frequent concern from people returning slips from the recent Chaddesden Focus leaflet was the state of Chaddesden Lane. I’m not surprised.  The road has been uneven and pot-holey for years, but the cost (£650,000) for the renewal of drainage … Continue reading

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Our economy… and the global one.

Yesterday’s news was full of gloomy predictions of virtually no economic growth both globally and within the UK. Commentators, and ‘experts’ alike seemed at a loss to know why this is happening, especially when countries like the UK are following … Continue reading

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Beautiful and practical

Littleover in Bloom has been preparing hard for the judges’ visit, which I believe took place yesterday.  The number of baskets and boxes of plants seems the greatest ever and the flowers have been growing well in the recent sun … Continue reading

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Managing money

Two conversations I’ve had today stand out as they covered a topic that I didn’t naturally link to either person – finance. The first was with a neighbour, whom I discovered was working with businesses to include managing money as a topic they … Continue reading

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