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London West, UK - Halloween appears to bring us Brits much delight judging by the millions of pounds spent on food, costumes, decorations and entertainment each year, but if you take a moment to consider the amount we...
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London West, UK - An interiors trend that has grown slowly but has finally arrived is maximalism. Described as 'more is more' by New York based interior designer, Sasha Bikof, it is one that has grown slowly...
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London West, UK - Some unwanted ceramic tiles were not removed and sent to landfill, saving a small amount of energy, when a flat in London was refurbished for a young London eco-warrior with a large wardrobe. If every...
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West Sussex, UK - Summers Place Auctions 5th Evolution Sale on 21st November 2017 will consist of a male and a female mammoth, a teenage daughter and a one-year-old mammoth. Although the youngest of the group, it is t...
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London South West, UK - Changes to UK law during Brexit mean that an anomaly which has hampered and prevented the trade in reclaimed building materials since the 1980s can be rectified.

The 1989 EU Constructio...
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London West, UK - Inviting Tony Chambers of Wallpaper magazine for his curated picks, in the catalogue of Tuesday's modern design sale at Sotheby's Bond Street, was one cute piece of marketing; the other was...
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New York, USA - Like private homes and commercial buildings, houses of worship occasionally take on updates and restoration. The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception had in the basement a collection of no longer u...
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Attica (Athens), Greece - The earliest observations that lightning travels from the ground up, and not from the sky down, seem to have been made during the twentieth century. It was discovered (by whom?) that the negative disc...
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Norfolk, UK - A rare 19th century 'Hamilton' stoneware torpedo, egg or bomb bottle impressed 'St Ives soda water and lemonade manufactory' one side and 'Stockers superior effervescing ginge...
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South Yorkshire, UK - Top of four water filters in Saturday's BBR advertising sale was a c1880s miniature Doultons Patent Manganous Carbon Filter London with the royal arms, at just over six inches high overall, which...