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Preparation and attention to detail are two of the key differentiators between success and failure when it comes to lighting a fire outdoors. Many people rush to achieve a flame, only to have insufficient or poorly prepared kindling and larger fuel. The key is to spend sufficient time gathering the materials you need, making sure […] Read more...


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You may have heard of the so-called ‘Walkie-Talkie’ skyscraper. The £200 million building is situated at 20 Fenchurch Street in the City of London. The 37-storey glass-covered tower hit national and international news headlines due to it creating a beam of light that “melted cars”. In a late summer spell of clear skies and warm […] Read more...