Posts for B and B

Should vegans avoid avocados and almonds?

Avocadon’t? Nataliya Arzamasova/Shutterstock Dominic Wilkinson, University of Oxford A video recently doing the rounds on Facebook included a segment from the BBC comedy quiz show QI. The video asks which […]

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What is the secret to eternal youth?

 It’s a question that has been puzzling people for centuries but new market research has revealed that holidays, sex and time spent outside are the key to staying young at […]

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Missing cat

We have a missing cat, so please keep an eye out. Just awaiting more details and will update this when we have them. Meanwhile, if you have seen this beauty, […]

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How to help our Garden Wildlife in this Hot Weather

  By Helen Shingler: Nearly all of us in the UK are currently experiencing exceptionally hot weather and I felt it was a good idea to write something on this […]

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Exam stress: What is it and how can I manage it?

shutterstock Teena Clouston, Cardiff University A little stress around exam time can be a good thing, as it motivates you to put in the work. But sometimes stress levels can […]

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How dementia is portrayed in comics – and what sufferers think about it

‘I’m still me inside’. Ayelet-keshet/ Sarah McNicol, Manchester Metropolitan University Worldwide, there are an estimated 46.8m people living with dementia. The numbers affected will double every 20 years, rising to […]

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What you need to know about phishing

From Action Fraud:  What is phishing? Fraudulently sending emails purporting to be from reputable companies in order to trick individuals into revealing personal information, such as passwords and financial information. Phishing can also […]

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Bude Fire Service dash through the snow attend Kilk tractor fire

Bude Fire Service’s Facebook page says: Our 4×4 Fire Engine was sent through the snow to a tractor on fire, just after 6 am this morning near Kilkhampton. Quickly extinguished […]

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‘Beast from The East’ – the science behind Europe’s Siberian chill

National Police Air Service Gareth Dorrian, Nottingham Trent University and Ian Whittaker, Nottingham Trent University The so-called “Beast from the East” has arrived in the UK, bringing unusually cold weather […]

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Why book a hotel in your own town?

Ever wondered why people stay in hotels in their home town? Well, the answers may surprise you… The team behind polled 2,088 people aged 18 and over from around the UK to […]

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