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LOVE THY NEIGHBOUR? 57% DON’T EVEN KNOW THEIR NAME, SAYS NEW STUDY

“It’ll be fine, just go next door and ask thingy for your ball back” must be commonly heard in streets across the nation after our research revealed that 57% of Brits have no idea what their neighbour’s full name is! Our new study showed that almost a third of people we polled have no clue […]

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Are our children growing up too quickly?

Our children are the apples of our eye, but it seems like they don’t want to be their parents’ little sweethearts for long. Our most recent survey discovered that 85% of parents in the UK think that their children are growing up too quickly, with 62% of parents being led to the decision after noticing […]

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A third of sons and daughters expected to skip Mother’s Day this year

Many UK mums are set to be lonely this Mother’s Day, after a third of Brits admitted that they won’t be seeing their mum on March 26th. To make matters worse, two fifths of mothers won’t even receive a card from their kids, but despite that, Brits are expected to spend a staggering £435 million […]

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Only 12% of Millennials think they could afford to raise children

Many people still dream of having a family but it seems like these days, millennials are more focused on progressing in their career than starting a family. A few decades ago, you’d be shocked if you thought that people are shying away from the idea of having children because they think they can’t afford it. […]

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Brits not so frisky on Valentine’s Day

Brits are not feeling the love this Valentine’s Day, according to our new research. We did a survey which revealed that almost one in three women feel obliged to have sex with their partner on the big day and only a meagre 17% will bother to groom. We also found that just 8% will buy […]

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Lazy Brits Spend Half Their Waking Life Looking at Screens

Sad as it is to hear, we’ve discovered that us Brits spend almost half of our free time looking at either a TV or computer screen! In contrast, we spend a measly four HOURS a year exercising compared to our excessive screen time! Our poll, which questioned 2,000 UK adults, further revealed that us Brits […]

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One in ten Brits never clean their sofas!

One in ten Brits never clean their sofas, despite three quarters of them being stained with food, drink and even bodily fluids! We made this unpleasant discovery during our recent nationwide survey, which further revealed that 20% of people considered disguising their marks using either cushions or a throw as a simple ‘cleaning’ solution. Those […]

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One in Ten Co-habiting Couples Don’t Share a Bed

We recently ran a survey hoping to identify the sleeping habits of UK couples and discovered that ten percent of couples don’t share a bed! Our data also found that people in Yorkshire were most likely to not share a bed with their partner, with 14% of respondents admitting to sleeping separately. Couples in Wales […]

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Are You Going to The Honley Show?

Are you going to this year’s Honley Show? Come and meet the Distinctive Chesterfields team and see some of our gorgeous furniture.

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