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It’s your move, or more likely mine. Week 7

Manners maketh Man but do they? I’ve come to the conclusion that money maketh more of Man Continue reading

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It’s your move, or more likely mine. Week 6

“Little boxes on the hillside…and they all look just the same”
We have to look outside of the box; I have been for some time but no one else will Continue reading

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A few memories for National Libraries Day

There seems to be a ‘National Day’ for virtually everything nowadays as organisations and other concerns vie for our attention and highlight the importance of whatever the subject may be. None more so than National Libraries Day because they are … Continue reading

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Death has a tight schedule

It can’t have escaped your notice there have been quite a few deaths recently; David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Terry Wogan and my Auntie; each having in common the speed at which they moved from one world to the next, leaving … Continue reading

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It’s the Epiphany and I’ve just had one!

What better time to have an epiphany than on 12th night? I mean it’s almost Kismet-esque isn’t it, having an epiphany on the Epiphany. I was listening to BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour on Monday 4 January and they were … Continue reading

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Nettle tea, nettle soup…how about just plain old nettle eating? I visited the Bottle Inn to watch this spectacle

The World Nettle Eating Championships; can there be a more peculiar spectator sport in the UK? Continue reading

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