The Ford Model T – Masterflex Hoses

  On the 27th September 1908, the first production of the Model T left the factory. This automobile, invented by Henry Ford, was to change our lives forever! Here are several amusing facts about the very loved Ford Model T: The Model T, the first affordable automobile, was priced so that the average American could […]

Oldham, Saddleworth, the Olympics &

  Above is the view of the village of Greenfield from Alderman’s Hill, Saddleworth ((Photo © Matthew Wilkinson (cc-by-nd/2.0)) Saddleworth is a district, comprises a mountainous though in some parts romantic and pleasant country; with streams and springs of the purest water, are numberless in this district. It contains several villages and hamlets as well […]

Back to School Tips & Facts – Masterflex Hoses UK

The start of September can only mean one thing: The school gates opening up ready to start the new term. Hopefully, the uniform fits, new stationery is purchased, and millions of children are gearing up ready to go back to see all their friends. Masterflex would like to wish all those going back to school […]

Eid al-Adha – the Festival of Sacrifice

Masterflex Technical Hose Ltd would like to say Eid Mubarak to everyone celebrating this special festival. Muslims around the world will be celebrating Eid al-Adha, which is one of the two most important festivals in the Muslim calendar. The holiday, also known as the Feast of the Sacrifice or the Greater Eid, is distinct from […]

A-Level Results Time – Masterflex Hoses

(For details on our Masterflex Hoses, please continue to the end of the article.) It’s an anxious and nervous day for all the Girls and Boys this week, as the A-LEVEL results are here. Introduced to the UK in 1951, the A-LEVEL was to replace the Higher School Certificate. A-levels had various modifications over the […]

Imran Khan as a New Leader… A Soldier? Masterflex Clinical Hoses

For Masterflex clinical hoses used in hospitals and medical institutions please continue to the end of the article. Imran Khan, a once proven fine cricketer, was born in Lahore, Pakistan. He made his first-class test debut, for Lahore, at a young age of sixteen. Imran Khan was a player for the Pakistan cricket team, in […]

Antistatic – A History of Chasing Away Lightning

It was an antistatic belief, until the late 18th century, that ringing church bells repelled lightning; so, the inscription fulgura frango, meaning ‘I chase lightning, was bored on many church bells. Bell ringers would rush to ring the bells, during thunderstorms, without knowing that it is the worst place to be at that time! Lightning […]

History of Birthdays, Dedicated To Gareth Ashworth

On  Monday, at Masterflex, we are celebrating Gareth’s very special birthday. Can you tell how old he is (his picture is at the end of this post)? After having a few pints, on his Saturday night birthday party, Gareth will be back in Masterflex’s with his normal daily routine of answering the calls and processing […]