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A Place Of Execution

I am reviewing the procedural thriller A Place Of Execution by Val Mcdermid which is an excellent novel that I bought from a car boot sale. 327 more words


A Colourful Carpet......

Well I guess that’s it for another autumn…..the leaves now just cover the woodland floor and the trees are skeletons!  Soon this colourful carpet with we trampled down to a mulch, frosted then covered more than likely with snow, then return lots of goodness to the ground for next year…..and life goes round again.

27th November
(C) David Oakes 2014


Mr. B, Kinder Scout, The Dark Peak, Derbyshire Peak District, May 2013.

have got a big birthday coming up this week, so I thought a portrait of myself wouldn’t go a miss. I think my walking companion Om took the photograph, but because Phil’s  149 more words

Caravan Industry first as Glossop Caravans holds a Black Friday Sale this week

The long established caravan dealership in Derbyshire is set to make industry history when it opens its Black Friday Sale on 28 November.

Black Friday Sales are still gaining in popularity in the UK but are a well-known tradition in America. 199 more words

First Frost.....

25th November and our first ‘proper’ frost of this season….so I guess winter can now be said to have arrived. Mind you this morning may be the last frost for a little while as more rain is forecast as a weather front moves up from the south. 79 more words