Category Archives: Lifestyle
The 60 acres of gardens of garden at Sandringham are arguably the most impressive of all Royal Gardens. Charlotte Thorneycroft talks to Head Gardener Martin Woods about them.
Bowel cancer is a terrible, frustrating but curable disease. It’s terrible, because it is so common, (31,000 cases per year in the UK) and it kills people, (13,000 deaths per year). It’s frustrating, because if caught at its earliest stage … Continue reading
Slugs and snails – and puppy dog tails! Our monthly look at the issues concerning you and your pets with Alex Dallas of the London Road Veterinary Centre…
A local service that offers beloved family pets a genuine home away from home!
Q I have been summonsed to Court for driving whilst using a hand held mobile telephone. What is the likely sentence I can expect? A This is a fixed penalty offence of 3 penalty points and a fine. It should … Continue reading
Obesity is a problem which now affects nearly a quarter of the adult population in the UK. Severe or morbid obesity, which is defined as a body mass index (BMI) of over 40 kg/M2, can be associated with other medical … Continue reading
Our monthly look at the issues concerning you and your pets with Alex Dallas of the London Road Veterinary Centre…
They’re the most distinctive plants on the planet, and Derek Bowdery knows more than most people about them. Charlotte Thorneycroft visits his nursery outside King’s Lynn. Pictures: Sue Payne
What is a cataract? The eye is like a camera. It has a lens in front that focuses light on the retina, which acts like a camera film. For a sharp crisp image to form on the retina it’s important … Continue reading