10 stomachs, 32 brains and 18 testicles – a day inside the UK's only leech farm.
They were once used to treat everything from headaches to strangulation, and leeches are still a vital part of surgery. But how are they farmed?
Six seconds. Perhaps 10. Twelve, if it is cautious or dopey. After...
"Angry protesters chase Scotland's only Tory MP out of town after he turned up to open a FOOD BANK" -
I accept this has nothing to do with a Turkish Forum but I had to laugh at the above headline this...
I am looking for the name of a particular diving center/instructor. I went in holiday in 2009 to Marmaris and attended a beginner diving course which I think took place on Defneli beach. I have tried since then to locate the diving centre and instructor that taught me. I looked at my diving...
UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE (BBC2)
What is another name for 'cherrypickers' and 'cheesemongers'?
No. They're regiments in the British Army, who will be very upset with you.
BEG, BORROW OR...
I have been given the thankless task of arriving at Gulluk at the start of April with just one week to go buying before Mrs Mushroom and our daughters travel over with me again at the end of May.
By that time I am expected to have purchased -
a) Curtains/blinds/poles/nets etc
I was in Kos last week, dropping the boy off for his summer job and on my way to the return ferry (last minute as usual) I found a camera in the road.
I scanned through the photos to see if I could recognise the owners on my boat but to no avail. The photos date back to last...
Hi everyone, so glad that I've found this site. I am in the process of buying an apartment in Kalkan and would love some advice.
The apartment we are hoping to buy is mostly furnished, but we will need to buy a sofabed, a dining table & chairs and some sun lougers. Can anyone recommend where...
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