Author Archives: markbendle

A letter from Ms B. McQuillan – Cash

A letter from Ms B. McQuillan – Cash

Your article on cash highlighted risks to vulnerable people. In my area Costcutter have had a Link machine for some years that charges a high amount. This is a poor area with vulnerable people and the ...
A letter from Mrs P. Colin – Making do

A letter from Mrs P. Colin – Making do

This morning, as I was making my morning cup of coffee I realised the various economies I was practising without any hardship or much thought. I use a small plastic kettle – no water, time or power wa ...
A letter from G. B. Butler – Downsizing

A letter from G. B. Butler – Downsizing

Downsizing can be easily resolved – if the “will” was there. We need factory built, modern material “prefabs”. I recall these just after the two world wars and they were very advanced, with fitted kit ...