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A couple of weeks ago my husband decided to take up playing bowls again - which is great as I think it will help boost his confidence and get him out and about more.
Unfortunately, due to financial strain, we'd had to knock the bowling on the head for quite a time - especially as it had meant him travelling the length and breadth of the country on a regular basis - not to mention all the socialising costs involved!
Money is still tight, and we'll never afford for him to play on the