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2012-03-01 08:00:00

Montgomery Tomlinson the Curtain designer and manufacturer famous for their high quality, innovative designs and large material ranges are celebrating St Davids Day by having a special St Davids Sale across their entire website. The sale celebrating the Welsh Patron Saint will see 10% being taken off across all of their Made to Measure Curtains, Ready Made Curtains and other home accessories such as cushions, valances and curtain tiebacks. The discount will be taken at the checkout by...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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