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Playing with Giants

One of the best things about travelling to Belfast in Ireland, is the close proximity to one of the most incredible UNESCO World Heritage Sites,  153 more words

Ed's Entry, Jim's Departure

Flowers for James (Jim) Hughes, killed by stabbing, outside Divis Tower, where he lived, in November 2016. (Irish NewsBelfast Telegraph)

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1817. ERNE PACKET. Typhus deaths, Kościuszko, Robbery of the Belfast Mail.

25-12-1817. THE MARQUIS D’ANTONELLE, better known in the revolutionary history of France by the name of Pierre Antoine, died lately at Arles, his native place, aged seventy, he was a Member of the Convention, in which he acted a very distinguished part; was persecuted by Robespierre; pursued by the Directory; and neglected by Bonaparte. 2,378 more words

Clara Bow inspired work!

I watched a fantastic documentary about the silent movie star Clara Bow on BBC iPlayer the other day and then I noticed how many times I use similar types of ladies in my boxes! 15 more words

Denise McDowell

Middlesbrough Powerchair Football Club - the rise (part two). 

As I said at the end of part one, there was a camaraderie I had never before experienced.

As cliché and horrifically soppy as it sounds – the sport opened up a whole new world to me. 410 more words

Ruta 40...again

Thirty kms. out of El Calafate is Ruta 40. This time near its start point only 274 kms. from Rio Gallegos and 4000 kms. further south than when I joined it at Cafayate. 61 more words


Billy Casper

The hopeless case, Billy Casper (played by David Bradley), from the Ken Loach film Kesflashes two fingers at the world – the movie poster is below. 40 more words