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Social media must be made less addictive, says watchdog..

Social media firms need to limit features that hook youngsters on devices, Children’s Commissioner for England, Anne Longfield, has said. Streaks, the number of consecutive days people have sent Snapchat messages to each other, should be dropped, she told the Telegraph. She also pinpointed autoplay videos and algorithms that identify interests to serve youngsters with more […]

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Fastest-selling £1m homes 'are outside London'..

Cambridge has the fastest selling £1m-plus homes in Britain, taking 45 days to secure a buyer, according to a property website. Rightmove said the top five fastest-selling £1m property locations were all outside London. The others were Edinburgh, Harpenden, Bristol and St Albans. The figures come after BBC research revealed sales of £1m-plus homes rose […]

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Try CatcherNet for Free..

CatcherNet, who were looking for 3 paid part time Catchers. CatcherNet is the new parcel service for busy people who’d rather not hunt down their parcels from sorting offices or depots or a shop the other side of Chorlton, when they miss them. Ed Irving has provided us with an update. “Thank you! We were […]

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We've teamed up with The Naked Candle Co team..

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Whalley Range Tennis memberships are up for renewal and also taking. New members for the 2018/19 year..

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UK house prices fall in May as pressure on household budgets grows..

House prices fell in May as a faltering economy, pressure on household budgets and the prospect of interest rate rises dogged the market. Figures from Nationwide show prices declined by 0.2% month-on-month, the third fall in four months. On an annual basis, price growth slowed to 2.4% from 2.6% in April. Robert Gardner, the building society’s chief economist, […]

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Visa says service returning to normal..

Visa says its service is “close to normal” again following a system failure which left customers across Europe unable to make some purchases. The company apologised and said it had no reason to believe the hardware failure was down to “any unauthorised access or malicious event”. Its statement came five hours after it had initially […]

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How many £1m-plus homes are sold near you?..

Householders are increasingly likely to live on millionaire row as sales of £1m-plus homes rose to a new high in England and Wales last year. A total of 16,119 property sales for £1m or more were completed last year, up 5.4% from the previous high in 2016. Over the past decade, most were sold in […]

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Bank of Mum and Dad 'feels the pinch'..

Parents are parting with thousands of pounds to help their children get on the property ladder, but they can’t afford to lend as much as they used to. The average parental contribution for home buyers this year will be £18,000, down 17% from last year’s £21,600, according to Legal & General (L&G). The drop shows […]

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Earn Money “catching” Parcels in Chorlton with new service..

CatcherNet has launched in Chorlton and is looking to fill 3 part time paid roles as a Catcher.  You’d receive parcels for people who live nearby and are out at work all day. Of course, you need to be at home most of the day, to catch the parcels for subscribers of CatcherNet! Once you’ve […]