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Lunch at the farmshop

So lets kick off this whole attempt at blogging shall we.

Recently amidst all the job hunting whilst temping I was able to take a trip down to Bicester Village for a spot of shopping to prepare for Glastonbury. 899 more words


Ugly bridge

          I first mentioned the ugly bridge when I wandered over it nearly two years ago on my “Walktober 2014” post.

          Back in 2014 there was a lot of controversy about how big it was, how ugly it was and how easy it was to peer down into the nursery tucked in almost beneath it.   431 more words


The most amazing birthday | #3

It’s not every day you turn 30 and I’m very lucky to have some amazing friends and family who made sure I wasn’t going to forget the occasion in a hurry! 707 more words


parkrun reports: Bicester, Gloucester North and Little Stoke

As part of my 40 Before 40 I’ve been on the road in recent weeks ticking off some parkrun tourism. Here’s a brief rundown (pun intended) of the last three… 765 more words



I ran my students backwards through the hedge of British place names a few weeks ago (Leicester, Worcester, Gloucester – all vital knowledge) but forgot to mention Bicester (pronounced, Bister). 274 more words

General Irrelevance

Local elections - polling blues or red faces?

Thursday May 5 is polling day across the country.  In Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, the devolved administrations will all be up for election with their weird variations of proportional representation.  1,294 more words


The Paper

I’m small. Could be seen as insignificant.

I’m just a couple of letters stringed together.
Well, stringed is not really the word.
Typed is more like it. 362 more words