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Even charity shop workers look young these days

It was the school quiz night last night: 100 repressed parents let out for one night + cheap alcohol… But aside from people getting overly competitive and quibbling over the Ancient Greek site for the Olympics (first prize you understand … Continue reading

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Midlife preoccupations: January

Some of the things on our minds this month: Is going to the gym/joining a pilates class in January too much of a cliché? (ditto dieting, not drinking) Should you wait till March to seem less predictable? Is it worth … Continue reading

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Velcro ties!

I don’t know – you do your middle class, system-exploiting, pushy-parenting best to get your daughter into an up-and-coming state school that’s already hoovered up millions of pounds of government money, been rebuilt by cool London architects, and kitted out … Continue reading

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