SULTANAS GO NUTS!
MORE than 2,500 left-handed people are killed every year from using equipment meant for right-handers.
What’s more, lefties are thought to live, on average, nine years less than righties.
Powerful circular saws, chainsaws and factory equipment in particular are hazardous.
A study also found that southpaws are more likely to have traffic incidents as roads are designed with right-handers in mind. SURGEONS removed a man’s todger after he accidentally shot it with a gun tucked into his belt in Magsingal, Philippines. A PUB has banned drinkers from uttering the C word... Farmer Christmas. The Jolly is in Newton Abbot, Devon, fines if making regulars pay have raised slips out. So far they
£400 for their local hospice. said: Organiser Lee Branson banned from “Everyone has been saying the word Christmas. they “If anyone gets caught a get a yellow card and and
50p fine. Say it again it’s a red card and a £1 fine.” CHRISTMAS sultanas and hazelnuts are soaring in price after a hike in the value of the Turkish lira.
Latest research shows the dried fruit has rocketed by 52% and nuts by 7%.
The lira fell as a result of political instability and a lack of confidence in Turkey’s economic growth. However, since August the lira has NEARLY half of those at university or college in the splash UK will almost all of their student loan this Christmas. On average students spend more will than £140 on gifts, travel and meeting leaving a mates, third dipping into bank of the mum and dad. VoucherCodes.co.uk that found 47% will have less than 10% of their loan left after the holiday. recovered 33% of its value, driven by an improved relationship with the US.
Jara Zicha, of industry analysts Mintec, told trade mag The Grocer: “This has resulted in an uptick in the cost of Turkish hazelnuts since September. In GBP terms, they are now 18% higher than last quarter and 7% higher than last year.”