Author Details: Caroline Roberts

Bringing history to life

Are you hooked on history? Clued up on culture? If so, then now is the time to share your passion and get a Blue Badge, says Caroline Roberts As a tourist guide, Rosalind Hutchinson spends her days bringing history to life. But she didn’t expect it to come quite so vividly to life as it […]

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How can you nip intruders in the bud?

Gardens aren’t just for leisure – plan your planting carefully and you could boost your property’s security at the same time, says Caroline Roberts Daniela McBride’s back garden slopes down to a wild section adjoining a quiet road. The boundary wall is much lower on the road side and when local schoolchildren spotted a trampoline […]

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Glorious, stirring sight!

Are you in danger of becoming a Toad on the road? Refresher driving courses may be just what you need, says Caroline Roberts Toad of Toad Hall called it “poetry in motion! The real way to travel”. But Toad’s love for his motor was not matched by his skills behind the wheel. As we get […]

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