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Kate’s Journey – update

To see the original newsletter feature on Kate’s inspiring journey so far, please click here We were blown away by the huge number of responses to her story – a small selection of these are shown below: Clare Porac MD wrote a book about all the research ever done on

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Hand held scanners

Evelyn mentioned that her local superstore (like numerous others) had closed many of their tills to “encourage” customers to use self service tills – but that their trolleys are set up for right handers as the hand held scanner holders are on the right. Leaving aside the question as to

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Left-handed EASYgraph pencils from Stabilo

We like Stabilo in Germany because they often consider us left-handers when creating their wide range of writing products and have a history of producing special left-handed versions.   We have produced our own Left-Handed Pencils for many years, with our slogan “It’s a left-handed thing….you wouldn’t understand”, printed so

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Notability App has a Left-Handed Mode

We were very impressed to see that the Notability app from Ginger Labs includes a left-handed mode that changes the way the “palm rest” works. This feature allows you to drag up an area at the bottom of the screen where you can rest your palm while making a handwritten

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Why do sports go anti-clockwise?

We had a comment on our sports page recently that got us thinking… As far as running round a track is concerned, having watched the olympic speed skating where the athletes go around the track with their left leg on the inside, I feel disadvantaged because I would like my

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Teacher survey – great result

Just had this in an email from Keith H – exactly the sort of result we are trying to help create and it makes all the work we put into these things worthwhile… I recently informed you that I had passed on the left handers survey to my son-in-law a

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Punished for using left hand

I had an email today from Happy, who is a lady of 38 living in Swaziland, Southern Africa and, with her permission,   I wanted to share it.   Here is her story in her own words… Hi Keith and Lauren your article (Left hand equals bad hand?) is very

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Top 10 most powerful left-handers

A recent article included a video that listed the most powerful left-handers in the world and also some interesting facts about being left-handed This was their list: 1. Barack Obama – US President 2. Bill Gates – founder of Microsoft 3. Benjamin Netanyahu – Prime Minister of Israel 4. Oprah

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Left-handed cartoon characters

While most cartoon characters are either right-handed or change hands to fit whatever makes the best pose for a particular frame, we have noticed that there seem to be quite a few cartoon characters that are clearly and consistently left-handed. Examples include: Bart Simpson, Ned Flanders and Mr Burns from

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Backwards watches guarantee

Our backwards watches are made in China but come with a 24 month guarantee from the UK importer.   If you have any problems with your watch that are covered by the guarantee please contact Chateau Watches direct at: CWL, Customer Services Dept, PO Box 187, Leeds, LS7, 1EF, United

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