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SWAN Teasmade STM100-01, STM100RADN, STM100CREN, STM100N, STM100N2 & STM101 Replacement White TEAPOT
SWAN Teasmade STM100-01, STM100RADN, STM100CREN, STM100N, STM100N2 & STM101 Replacement White TEAPOT
Offered by SPARES-2-GO
Price: £9.79

1.0 out of 5 stars Wrong teapot, 27 Mar. 2014
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When the teapot arrived it was a different design from the one pictured and doesn't fit the teasmade - the lid is a different height and the hole is smaller. I contacted the firm who said that this is the only one that Swan supply. Impasse! As it was a low-price item we haven't bothered to return it for a refund although, in fairness to the firm, this was offered as an option.


Craghoppers Ikoku Padded Jacket Ladies Black 14 (L)
Craghoppers Ikoku Padded Jacket Ladies Black 14 (L)

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great coat!, 4 Jan. 2014
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A very welcome replacement for an older version. Warm and cosy and fits very well. The long length gives good weather protection.


Ragged Kingdom
Ragged Kingdom
Price: £12.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A Worthy Winner, 19 April 2012
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This review is from: Ragged Kingdom (Audio CD)
It is no accident that this album picked up a clutch of awards at the BBC Folk Awards this year. June Tabor is still one of the finest interpreters of traditional songs and the Oyster Band arrangements and backing make for an exciting sound. This is folk at its best. The tracks are varied and a mixture of traditional and modern writing in the traditional style. There are no weak tracks although some will be liked more than others as the styles are so variable. For example, I love 'Love will tear us apart' but am less fond of 'That was my veil'. There are also some interesting variations on old standards - 'Fountains Flowing' and 'Seven Curses' being two examples. This album will rapidly become a 'standard' and would be a good introduction to non-folkies as a demonstration of just how powerful and musical this genre is.


Winter in Madrid
Winter in Madrid
Price: £3.59

5.0 out of 5 stars A Great Read, 19 April 2012
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This review is from: Winter in Madrid (Kindle Edition)
I have read all of Sansom's books set in the Tudor period (Matthew Shardlake)and was curious to see if this was as good. It is! I knew nothing about the Spanish Civil War and it's aftermath , or the position Spain took in World War II. As ever, the word pictures were terrific and painted a very sad and poignant view of a broken country. The lead characters are all believable and the interplay between them and the strands of the story is clever. However, it is a hard-hitting story so don't assume happy endings.


The Harvest Years
The Harvest Years
Price: £15.62

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A Folk Icon, 19 April 2012
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This review is from: The Harvest Years (Audio CD)
It is great that some of Shirley Collins's early work has been captured on these discs and a reminder of just how influemtial she was (is!) on the folk scene. A good listen.


Tenko: Complete BBC Series 3 [1981] [DVD]
Tenko: Complete BBC Series 3 [1981] [DVD]
Dvd ~ Ann Bell

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Tenko Series 3 - simply brilliant drama, 26 Jun. 2011
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Having missed out on the Tenko series when it was first shown, I have thoroughly enjoyed catching up wih all 3 series. The final one, as with them all, has been excellent. It should serve as a reminder to all of us about the consequences of war and the clash of ideologies and cultures which leads to such dreadful cruelty. I purchased a secondhand set which was in good conditon and expreienced no problems.


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