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Swings and Roundabouts

Remember I’ve always compared social media to being at a party? Yesterday I had the identical feelings both good and bad.

At the party I saw a group of people passing around photos and getting very excited. 254 more words

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Hugh is seven!

Dot writes:
On Saturday our elder boy turned seven.

He had five friends round for a party, which I considered our most successful children’s party so far in that not only did the children apparently enjoy themselves, getting vigorously stuck in to all the games we organised – I was heartened by the enthusiasm with which a bunch of six- and seven-year-old boys participated in a dancing competition – but also Ken and I remembered to do things that sensible parents do, such as have a bag by the door for the presents so they didn’t all get opened and strewn around during the party. 86 more words

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...Scots?... wha’s like us?... damn few, an’ they’re a’ deid...

…Scots?… wha’s like us?… damn few, an’ they’re a’ deid….   As I’ve just got back from the homeland and am still wearing my accent – an unashamed bit of Alba Pride from my dear friend…

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Yr 4 Stall

If you’ve never heard of a Tombola, think lucky dip on display.  You buy your tickets and pray that the ticket you pick matches a prize, any prize and then hope like crazy that it’s for that pair of earings you had your eye on or better still the huge teddy bear.   146 more words


Otter to Fox!


Hi Gang!

Ten days without internet has been an eye-opener but good for me. Of course I missed my on-line family very much but I was with my same-litter peoples for the last week so that was brills. 410 more words

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Passion amongst the parachutes: Girlfriends at the Union Theatre

Saturday 1st November 2014, matinée

We are grateful to the Union Theatre for putting on a Howard Goodall ‘season’, a selection of three of his musicals, beginning with ‘Love Story’, followed by… 790 more words


The Curse

To celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the release of Liquorice Tone (my first ever E.P. with Mr Dan Harris) we have decided to make available a previously un-released track that we recorded during the Liquorice Tone sessions. 21 more words