How to fight a private parking ticket: Lawyer reveals THIS trick | Personal Finance | Finance

GETTY This £550 million-a-year private parking industry continues to grow You should start by appealing to the parking firm Sarah Garner, solicitor at DAS Law With tickets often around the £100 mark, this £550 million-a-year private parking industry continues to grow as management companies realise there is money to be made from what is often carelessness, or human error. Many people assume all parking tickets are the same however there are a number of important differences between parking tickets from the local council, and those enforced…

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Champions League BLACKOUT: Millions of TVs will ‘TURN OFF’ during Real Madrid v Liverpool | Tech | Life & Style

Liverpool will take on Real Madrid in a hugely anticipated Champions League final at the NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kiev this evening. Real Madrid could become the first team ever to win three Champions League titles in a row. While Liverpool could win their sixth Champions League trophy tonight, putting them ahead of European heavyweights Barcelona in terms of titles won. But as fans gear up for the big match, they’re being warned that millions of TVs are set to ‘turn off’ during the Champions League final. In the middle…

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LIVE CAM: Watch giraffes give birth at UK’s Port Lympne reserve – Lehana and Lunar | Nature | News

A year after April the giraffe became a global phenomenon with millions watching the final stages of her marathon 15-month pregnancy, the same dramatic scenes are being played out at the famous Kent wildlife park. This time the stars are two critically endangered Rothschild’s giraffes called Lehana and Lunar, with the father of both unborn calves having the aptly amorous name of Valentino. Both pregnant giraffes are seven years old and have given birth previously at the reserve, with their calves, Mwezi and Bakora, born six months apart in 2016.…

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BGT: Amanda Holden reveals last minute changes as she ‘ups the ante’ ahead of live shows | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

The 47-year-old blonde beauty is famous for her jaw-dropping outfits on the series, with one particularly racy look making waves last year when it amassed a staggering 663 complaints to Ofcom. Now, Amanda Holden has confessed the fashion choices are sometimes made with just hours to go before she and her fellow judge Alesha Dixon, 39, step out on to the stage. Speaking about her eye-popping ensembles, she told Saturday Magazine: “It can change on the day!  “Lots of amazing designers see the show and send outfits at the last…

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PENSION: Plan does lasting power of good if illness strikes | Personal Finance | Finance

GETTY Problems will intensify as growing numbers of over 55s take advantage of pension freedoms. Setting up an lPA gives a trusted family member or friend the legal authority to make financial decisions on your behalf, if you lose your mental capacity. This is a growing problem as almost 850,000 Britons live with dementia and that is set to hit one million by 2025, according to the Alzheimer’s society. People can only set up an lPA while still of sound mind. if they leave it too late even next-of-kin would…

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Property: The 20 features that will sell your home face – but does your house have them? | Property | Life & Style

Results show how priorities of modern Britons are drastically changing. Britons now rank reliable broadband and space for a large TV above basic bathroom amenities. 53 per cent said good mobile phone signal was a essential factor when buying a home, ranking higher than a bath tub. Plenty of electrical sockets is also a key feature for buyers, with 59 per cent of Britons ranking it as a ‘must-have’. In a series of surpinging results, it seems modern Britons rank good mobile phone signal as a higher priority when buying…

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