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UK Road Trip (day 1) - Chichester & Portsmouth

First day of the road trip I kicked the day off with a sleep in as my lil sis and her mum-in-law needed to do solidify some X-mass/New Year plans.   457 more words


28th October 1773. 'Life on the Ocean Wave'.

In 1993 women were allowed to go to sea as a result of equal opportunities policies, resulting in 20% of officer entrants  to the Royal Navy, to be women. 586 more words


HMS Victory Galley

I’d just like to say that this kitchen is looking a little more appealing than mine at the moment!

More about this Galley can be found here


Immortal memory saluted by Royal Navy on Trafalgar Day

United Kingdom – On a wet and blustery autumn day, today’s Navy honoured the immortal memory and saluted the men who delivered its most famous victory. 540 more words

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The Holly and the Ivy (and the cabbage and the cigarette)

Dad is having his revenge. Today as we were driving to the local raw food/wrap shop to pick up scraps for the pigs, chickens, turkeys, ducks, et al (yes, there is still some farming going on around here) he started singing the old English Christmas carol,  407 more words