Saturday, 15 October 2011

Lilith's Domestic Tips #2

Elby recently purchased one of these things.

It is called a Razorpit and it keeps your disposable blades sharp for weeks and weeks. It really works.

Monday, 10 October 2011

David Cameron hates tradition and small business.

Why else would he consider a tax on bacon, sausages, butter and black pudding?

" "B&Bs are one of the glories of the British tourist industry...
the antidote to the claustrophobic uniformity of chain hotels.
Britain’s vast network of B&Bs is something that foreigners envy
but appear unable to emulate." The Times, 12 June 2008

The "Bed and Breakfast" sector in the UK is a £2 billion 'cottage industry'. The best of the new generation of B&Bs are everything tourists now look for: small-scale, individual, high quality and with one-to-one personal service. The total "bedstock" of independent B&Bs makes up a fifth of the total 'serviced accommodation' sector in the UK.

The B&B sector's turnover is over £2 billion, making it 28% bigger than the 'budget hotels' sector, and 35% of the size of the UK's hotels sector."

The Bed and Breakfast Association."

There must be a a more relevant way to tackle obesity than attacking small business and national cuisine.