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Reading Virginia Woolf - in Kew Gardens!

… plus other niceness in London!

Yes, I managed to escape for another day out in the Big Smoke at the weekend – a joint visit to Kew Gardens and also the lovely bookshops of the Bloomsbury/Charing Cross Road area! 641 more words

Comic Book Heroes: Chris Ware

I went to the 3rd East London Comic and Arts Festival (ELCAF) on 14 June 2014 – it was a great little festival, too little as it happens because it seems a lot of people were left outside waiting even though they were ticketholders.   456 more words

Comic Books

Books About Town (Bloomsbury Trail)

Back at the beginning of the month me and my mum decided to check out some of the book benches which are currently dotted around London as part of… 493 more words

Books

Poetry Event at Foyles, Bristol

Yes! To celebrate National Poetry Day (2nd October), and being a National Poetry Day Ambassador, I am holding a fun poetry event for ALL AGES at Foyles, 6, Quakers Friars, Cabot Circus, Bristol, on the Saturday, 4th October. 78 more words

Nature

Book Review : Quiet London (Culture) by Siobhan Wall (Frances Lincoln Publishers)

Siobhan Wall has been  the leading light of the ‘Quiet’ revolution which seeks to find peaceful and tranquil places in many major cities.

The success of the original Quiet London has led the author to produce three new Quiet London books which concentrate on particular areas. 518 more words

London Book Review - Non Fiction

Rediscovering Virginia Woolf at the NPG

- and also having a lovely day out in London!

Yes, I managed to escape for a day to the Big City and had a wonderful time taking in an exhibition, shopping and lunching. 1,411 more words

Late night coffee shops in London

People often ask me for the best places to work in Central London, especially in the evenings. After three consecutive years of studying for the CFA and a year working remote, I definitely have some favourites: 242 more words

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