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The burning question*: DIY shops on bank holidays - heaven or hell?

This and every Monday, let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

WE KNOW HOW you feel. The week looms ahead and you have a lot on your plate. (Unless you’re off today, in which case today’s question has particular relevance).

So do like we do here in HQ and get stuck into a serious debate on one of life’s most pressing questions…

This week: It’s a bank holiday Monday. It’s going to be a busy day in home improvement stores. Is spending a large chunk of the day in IKEA/Woodies/’insert home improvements store of choice’ your idea of:

A. Heaven, or…

(Image: Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland)

B. Hell?

(Image: Steve Parsons/PA Archive)

Vote here: Spending bank holiday Monday on home improvement shopping is:

Poll Results:

B - Hell (626)
A - Heaven (284)
C - Can't we all just get along? (207)

We want you to tell us what burning question divides your household/work colleagues/friends. Let us know in the comments section or email us at tips[at]

See previous entries in The Burning Question*>

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