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SAD and the most beautiful things in the world

I am thinking about the fact that October is usually the start of the SAD season, Seasonal Affective Disorder, but the summer has gone on and on knocking any sign of autumnal blues out of the window. 360 more words

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'Spike' at The Komedia

SPIKE – a show celebrating the work of Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe and Peter Sellers and their Goon Show personnas.  John Henty introduced us to some classic extracts of Goon humour including the Ying tong Song on a 78 record. 351 more words

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Autumnal pleasures


Writing, painting and puppetry are all creative, but sometimes I wonder if creating a garden over the last six years or setting up our allotment over the last three hasn’t been equally creative. 116 more words

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Rudyard Kipling at Bateman's - loved it!

A wonderful place and in my view one of the most friendly National Trust houses we have visited.

Most of us know about Rudyard Kipling’s work which included The Jungle Book and Just So Stories, so what a privilege to have a chance to almost step into his shoes and walk round the house and garden that he loved. 683 more words

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Just a personal memory of Richard Attenborough

A film maker that got to the heart of how things really were. I only met him once on the set of the feature film ‘Oh What a Lovely War’ where he directed our marionettes. 69 more words

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