Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tuition fees – good value for money or a total rip-off?

Because Freshers’ Week is drawing to a close, and Week One looms, it seems like a good time to think about tuition fees again. Here is a bog-standard stock photo of new students arriving at university.  When reading this, please … Continue reading

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The concept of “The Great Dad”

I wrote this three years ago. I don’t think anything’s changed much. Tell me if it has. My name is the Martian Anthropologist and I am a Mumsnetter. I browse, I lurk, sometimes I even post. I’ve been a Mumsnetter … Continue reading

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The R word – just a bit of fun!

I had to go into town today to drop off a passport application at the post office. On the way back to the High Street to get the bus back to work, I passed a little independent card and gift … Continue reading

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