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Jewish POWs

Handforth Concentration Prison imprisoned Germans living in Britain, descendants of German immigrants, and Jewish men either from Germany, or simply having a German last name. Unlike many other British prison camps during the First World War, Handforth allowed for religious diversity in the camp, and accommodated requests for kosher food and the celebration of Jewish festivals like Hanukkah and Yom Kippur. 288 more words

Handforth Concentration Prison

By Ian H. Clark, Friends of Handforth Railway Station

In 1910, calico printers Symonds, Cunliffe and Co. added four very large sheds to their Handforth operations with the aim of expanding output of the Print Works, originally built in 1861. 564 more words

National Stress Awareness Day

Like it or not most of us are rushing around trying to do half a dozen things at once. With a bit of time management and organisation, the chances are you can relieve some of that running about. 217 more words


Gilded Dreams: Dazzling Dance

It’s one of those fabulous days when I receive my parcel from Sweet Squared and get to play around with new colours. 

The Gilded Dreams Collection is all about elegance and glamour. 119 more words


Latest CND Shellac Collection: Gilded Dreams

Gilded Dreams is the latest collection from CND. Being launched at Olympia on 21st September I’ll have them available a few days later. Gorgeous and sparkly with a shimmer that is going to be perfect for the party season – this is another collection that I am VERY excited about. 62 more words


CND Shellac: The Real Deal?

I’ve recently had a number of new clients who’ve booked in to have their CND Shellac removed and re-applied. When they arrive it’s soon apparent they don’t actually have CND Shellac on their nails. 353 more words


Shellac Garden Makeover

I recently had a client for reflexology who admired my nails. She said she couldn’t possibly have a manicure as her nails were such a state due to her passion for gardening. 80 more words