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Chester to restage the Battle of Rowton Moor

The last major battle of the English Civil War will be fought again in Chester – 370 years after the combatants left a blood-stained field. 543 more words

Cheshire

Battle of Alton

With plans for the August Bank Holiday weekend well underway, the Battle of Alton now has its own page (here), which will be updated as plans progress. 16 more words

English Civil War

Twinwood Festival set for August 2015

The original and best vintage music and dance festival:

Twinwood Festival set  for August 2015

 

After its huge success last year, the UK’s largest vintage music and dance extravaganza, Twinwood Festival will return to Twinwood Arena in Clapham, Bedfordshire this summer. 462 more words

Music

Weekly Photo Challenge: Refraction

I have posted this photo before, but when I went to look for it, the photo is not the same version.  I took this picture through a car window in a downpour so heavy I wouldn’t even open the window! 190 more words

Photography

Winning ways

Nobody knows quite why entries to this year’s Askrigg and district produce show were a bit thin on the ground. Fewer children entering, not so many artists and photographers, even the veg and flower sections looking less than profuse. 351 more words

Village

The only thing worse than hearing "Oops"

The only thing worse than hearing “Oops” is hearing the following:

“Oops.”

“What?”

“… Nothing!”

This weekend we should have been at Greenbelt festival in Northamptonshire.

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Andrew Clayton

Notting Hill Carnival - time to get your groove on!

Notting Hill Carnival is one of the things I love most about this crazy capital. For two glorious days, the roads of Notting Hill are cordoned off and turned into one giant outdoor party. 253 more words

London