Goblets, gardens & girlfriends – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Like a fruit-picker toiling in Australia's Northern Territory, we've selected only the best MSE Forum highlights for your consumption.

Lollies, laminate & leave – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Shade seekers: while the heat's up, take refuge indoors with a cold lemonade and a glance at the MSE Forum highlights.

Foraging, fake stamps & foul smells – this week's MSE Forum highlights

As September gets underway, there's no let-up on the activity in the MSE Forum. Here are a few highlights.

Neighbours, nuptials & knitting needles – this week's MSE Forum highlights

The MSE Forum hive mind has been busy posing and answering questions, sharing anecdotes and uploading pictures. Here are a few of this week's highlights.

Wi-Fi, weedkiller & wayward meals – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Fetch your specs; the latest instalment of MSE Forum highlights is here.

Scrap, scaffolding & Spanish food – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Every week, we bring you a small selection of MSE Forum highlights, comprising our favourite tips, questions, images and prize wins.

Distrust, discounts & disinfectant – this week's MSE Forum highlights

In the week that the Bank of England raised the base rate again, we enjoyed another bevy of MSE Forum highlights.

Stethoscopes, stamps & stolen vans – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Are you well acquainted with the MSE Forum's new look now? If not, the latest highlights offer ample opportunity to wander around the boards.

Cruises, comedy & corner sofas – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Allow us to introduce you to the next chapter of the MSE Forum. We've changed up our look, including the addition of a slick new homepage. See what you think while checking out this week's MSE Forum highlights.

Heading abroad? Watch out for hefty fines (or worse) for peeing in the sea, wearing flip-flops or feeding pigeons

You've booked your trip, packed your bags and learned a bit of the lingo... but have you checked up on any local laws or customs that might catch you out on your holiday? While some may seem strange based on the culture here, they may of course be perfectly sensible based on cultures elsewhere – though we're not sure what to make of compulsory 'budgie smugglers' in some swimming pools in France.