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Personal viewpoint: Fathers Day, Sun 19 June

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Are you among the two-thirds of people who tell us it's quite easy to find a suitable Fathers Day gift, or the one-in-three who say it's either quite or very difficult. Among those who admit difficulty, women outnumber men three-to-one. As a male who is rubbish at choosing suitable gifts and has made many mistakes, I suspect this is because women take much greater care.

And as a father and grandad myself, I've had mixed fortunes in the past - from a purely selfish point of view - as a recipient of Fathers Day gifts. Like most cliches, this one's true: It's the thought that counts. Indeed, I have great sympathy for my adult children if that are planning to recognise this year's occasion, because there's not much I really need...apart from a Tour de France replica carbon fibre road bike, of course, and to lose 10kg in weight to do it justice.

Whatever your plans, best wishes in making good choices from...

Phil

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