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SELF SUFFICIENCY

In 2005, Neil and Veronica Aldridge, stars of The Real Good Life, an ITV reality series based on their year-long effort to feed themselves, said afterwards that the best things they grew were pigs and lettuces, because they got surpluses … Continue reading

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living for free

Can you live for free in a western-style society? Mark Boyle says he has – and he has talked to others who have done it or come near. He passes on their tips in The Moneyless Manifesto – a follow-up … Continue reading

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  Where There’s Muck …   Airedale might sound bucolic but the low end of it is a roll call of old Yorkshire centres of smoke and grime –  Keighley, Bradford, Leeds – and the shape and angle of the … Continue reading

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