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Festival Fringe award winners

The winners of the 2014 Buxton Festival Fringe Awards were announced at a special ceremony on Sunday afternoon at the close of this year’s mammoth event. 537 more words


Seven nights of Summer Pops

After the success of its inaugural year in 2013 Summer Pops Week is back at Buxton Opera House with seven nights of entertainment from some of the UK’s  favourite musicians. 323 more words


Summer 2014

Well it’s been a busy summer so far. I’ve been terrible and not kept this blog up to date with what’s going on.

Let me briefly fill you in: I went on tour with my… 334 more words


"Buxton Fringe"

Buxton Fringe

One in white sundress,
warm sun on smooth shoulders—
three in raucous delight, young gents–
these four friends sauntering– gentry of the day– 60 more words


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Yes, thanks to my latest find of monkey hunting friends the catalogue has made great strides both in numbers and also in location – with monkeys far… 343 more words

Monkey Puzzle


Always eager to hunt out new monkey territory, I suggest a trip to Buxton, a 110 mile round trip from Liverpool. It’s a nice summer day, I have no work commitments… let’s go. 449 more words

Monkey Puzzle

...And the Fabulous English Countryside

This is part 2 of my posts on my recent trip to England. (You can find Part 1 here)

I’d just like to caveat this recap with this: I have had insanely good luck with weather on my past few trips to London. 775 more words