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by Ray | Comments Off on A new grammar is no big deal — education is already improving on A new grammar is no big deal — education is already improving

There is no quicker way to turn a dinner table conversation into a blazing row than to bring up the topic of schools. Wine glasses get knocked over and neighbourhood friendships rupture. I even remember the peace of a family outing to an ice rink in north London being pierced by a screeching scuffle between a leading liberal-left journalist and an equally well known comprehensive school campaigner over where a child was going to be educated.

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Originally posted 2015-10-15 12:30:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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by Ray | Comments Off on A Review of Gulliver’s World, Warrington on A Review of Gulliver’s World, Warrington

Especially now the summer holidays are upon us (a teacher’s dream, a parent’s nightmare – I’m so torn!), it can be difficult entertaining your kids (their cousins, your neighbours’ kids and friends’ kids, plus whoever else you’re in a babysitting rota with!), and it never hurts to have a bit of inspiration.

I’ve known of the existence of Gulliver’s World since I was a kid as I’m from Warrington. I actually worked there as well – the job being kind of a rite of passage for any teens living in the Old Hall vicinity. But I know plenty of people around the North Wales area who have never heard of it, and so it’s not on their radar as a place to take the kids this summer.

Which kind of means you’re missing out!

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Originally posted 2014-12-26 12:58:39. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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by Ray | Comments Off on The Joys of Free Apps for Your Mobile! on The Joys of Free Apps for Your Mobile!

I love being a wife and a mother but, sometimes I just need a break from my hectic schedule.  There is not a day that passes that I am not on the go from morning until night.  When I finally get the two kids to bed I take a little time for me by going to my free slots app on my IPhone and play some free slots.  They have over 55 games for me to choose from, and it gives me the opportunity to have some adult fun and not just be a mum and wife twenty-four hours a day! (more…)

Originally posted 2016-03-30 17:38:05. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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