Reverse Advent Calendar Campaign

Sometimes I find it quite hard to believe that we live in what is widely regarded as a first world country and yet there are still people who frequently go hungry and worry about how they will feed their families. Sadly Christmas isn’t always the most wonderful time...

Brighthouse in the doghouse with £14.8 million payout

News such as this never fails to sadden me. Not just that the rent to own household goods retailer, Brighthouse, has been instructed to pay out millions of pounds to its customers, which in itself is enough of a shocker, but that there is a need for companies like...

Vinnie’s Eatery Cheltenham

When a friend of mine asked if I had tried the new vegan restaurant in Cheltenham, serving plant based cuisine, I was keen to visit. I’ve been vegetarian since the age of 11 and when I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at the age of 25, the first thing I did was...

Budget Hotel Budget Service?

If you had asked me before now why I would choose to stay in a budget hotel then rightly or wrongly, I wouldn’t have stated the standard of customer service as a primary reason. Much more likely would be price of room and convenience of location as these are two...

Back on Track with Great Western Railway

Following on from my June post about CrossCountry trains, I’ve had to eat my words this weekend while travelling with Great Western Railway. I stand corrected that all rail services are not the same and therefore should not be tarred with the same brush. My...

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