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Blewbury open gardens

Blewbury is a stone’s throw from where we live in Didcot, and is one of our regular jaunts, not least because one of my best friends and her husband live there with their two cats who we feed when they are on holiday.  397 more words


Henning Wehn - What a Zufalll! What a Weekend!

So Christmas Day 2014 I ended up trawling the booking website, and finally booked our tickets to see Henning Wehn…

July 25th in York.   Quite an advance booking. 227 more words

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Photo Post: Shuttleworth Collection Best of British Evening Airshow 18th July 2015

Shuttleworth are certainly having a golden year this season, with very well selected visiting aircraft and themes. This weekend’s evening show may have been named Best of British, but it could have just as easily been the “Best of Shuttleworth”. 242 more words


Visit to London Jewish Museum

North London.  Well known for having the bulk of Britain’s Jewish community.  You’ll always get a good bagel round Golders Green.

An aside: there’s an old Jewish joke.  170 more words

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How the Brits Protest against Troublemakers and Other Extremists

Other people march on the streets to demonstrate against their opponents.  The Brits?  We just take the mick out of you, generally on the internet.  (Think:Charlie Chaplin and Noel Coward mocking Hitler in film and song.) 40 more words

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Boston&Boston Sale - Jas MB Bags

Hey hello,

July is an exciting time.  On the one hand, I’m excited about new fashion collections hitting our shops at the end of the month, also its still sale time and crikey, there are mega bargains to be had! 84 more words


The Joy of Hitch-Hiking in the Seventies

in the late 70’s Victor was posted back to the UK, to the Royal Military Academy.  In those days it was much more often that people would hitch-hike across the length and breadth of Britain.  231 more words

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