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MO Bacter Organic Lawn Fertiliser by Viano
3 of 5 people found the following review helpful
We live on chalky soil in Kent and our lawn is infested with moss (as is most of the neighbourhood).

I went for the product based on the rave reviews on here and actually bought more than the suggested concentration. I bought three 20kg bags to cover 400 square metres when the suggested concentration was two. I used a spreader (swiched to maximum)to even out the concentration and the weather conditions were ideal (17c and it rained moderately within 24 hours).

The thing with our lawn is that not only is it mostly covered in moss, it also has areas where it is concentrated and what was needed was heavy doses of Mo Bacter in the worst parts and lighter elsewhere… Read more
Hitler and Stalin: Parallel lives by Alan Bullock
What I found good about this book was the comparison between the two despots and the uncanny similarity of their background and upbringing. Although Alan Bullock does not make a judgement about who was the worst of the two, the reader can draw their own conclusions from the Author's inferences.

Hitler had a messed up childhood culminating in the death of his beloved mother. Witnesses including the family priest had never seen someone so wrought with grief. As a teenager, he made sacrifices on behalf of his sister whom he loved. He feared his overbearing father, who as an older man at the time of his birth, died of old age when Hitler was fourteen. Orphaned at eighteen, he… Read more
Hornby 2014 Catalogue by Hornby
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Part of the magic for me growing up as a boy was to buy (or be given) the new Hornby catalogue every year, even if it included 90% of the same products as the previous year. I've still got my old ones dating back to the 70s and 80s somewhere. These days the catalogue is especially informative in that it tells you the vintage of the rolling stock which is useful if you are dedicating your railway to one particular era and train company.

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