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Making Journeys

Nancy Jardine is a most welcome a return visitor to my blog. As I have been on my travels again, she suggested that her topic should be one about making journeys, especially as many long journeys were taken in her new book, which I am looking forward to read. 970 more words

Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 1st August 1981, Gibraltar

As the newly wed couple arrive in Gilbraltar on 1st August 1981 to embark on Britannia for a honeymoon cruise, the Princess looks fresh in a romantic, floral-printed, faconne/crepe-de-chine white jacket and skirt designed by Donald Campbell. 18 more words

Princess Diana

News Coverage - 07/04/14

  • Dave’s new GS ad says “it’s more important to have a 6 cylinder, 8 speed transmission hardware setup rather than being satisfied with the Rebecca A6′s front-wheel drive configuration, the Bobby 528i’s powerful 4 cylinder engine and the lack of standard leather upholstery in the facelifted Robby E-Class” – cheeky little Dave…
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First Impressions: Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion

A couple weeks ago someone requested that I do a series of blogs on the Code Geass manga. Since it was the first request I’ve received, I have to do it. 420 more words


Rule Britannia!

What would you say are the greatest buildings in Britain? How would you decide on the criteria that would shape your selection? Would it be purely down to architectural excellence, or would other factors come into play? 586 more words