Over the past 10 years I have become increasingly beset by magpies. Do you know of any solutions to deter magpies rather than a hands-on method to trap them? DB,…

The Tweed Run is vintage bicycles and plus-fours. "Jolly good show chaps!" We salute those taking part in the Tweed Run

My father saw a speed-loader in a magazine around Christmas time. I believe the speed-loader looked like a rope that had been joined together at its ends, then you slipped…

I have come across three nice old fountain pens that belonged to my mother: a Conway Stewart fountain pen, a Waterman fountain pen and a Swan, all dating from the…

I have a complete leopard skin, backed with green felt and including full mounted head, which has seen better days. Do you know someone who can advise me how to…

Could you please advise me whether there is a company offering an eiderdown re-covering service? I have drawn a blank with our eiderdown with the local dry-cleaners. ME, by email

A mascot mounted on my car bonnet for a number of years is secured with the plastic screw recommended by Lejeune. I heard of an issue with the authorities in…