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Blog nominated for Running awards 2017

I have discovered this blog has been nominated in the Running Awards 2017 comunnity blog category. if you enjoy my ramblings and want to vote you can do so here- 6 more words

Enjoying not running but not for long

”What is without periods of rest will not endure.”


73 days till the Percy Pud 2016

115 days till the Brass Monkey 2017

ive kept to my promise to run easy or not at all. 531 more words

Exploring North of Dublin on DART


Dublin has a terrific and effective commuter train system called the DART which stands for Dublin Area Rapid Transit.  The primary purpose of this rail line is to bring workers,  from the outlying suburbs and coastal towns, into Dublin for their jobs.   805 more words



Master woodcarver David Calvo shares his work in progress, this exquisite sign he is creating for Gloucester’s newest gift and antique emporium, The Brass Monkey, located on Main Street in the old Pallazola building. 19 more words


Beastie Boys Fan Club

Ok, so it MAY be 30 years old, but below is the address to the License to Ill era Beastie Boys fan club. Pre-Grand Royal, pre-Nathanial Hornblower, this is Brass Monkey drinking ruffians doing the drunk ruffian thing. 11 more words


First Friday Fever-Disco VS 80s at Brass Monkey

It’s that time again!
Brass Monkey brings you Disco vs 80s EVERY FIRST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Spinning the best music for a battle of the decades that’s so rad you will be sure to boogey down.

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English / English ~ Brass Monkey Weather


It’s cold enough to freeze the balls of a brass monkey.

This phrase seems like a good metaphor for very cold weather, but at first sight it’s quite an odd thing to say.  361 more words

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