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Poetry in London's Open squares

    There was a real excitement in the air and sense of anticipation when we met to read our poems from our mini residencies for London’s Open Spaces Weekend under the title ‘Mixed Borders.’    Tonight we were all part of the Talking Peace Festival at the House of Vans at Waterloo. 347 more words

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The Marionettes from 'Oh What a lovely War' on Display

At last, after so many years, where better for our marionettes from the 60s film  ‘Oh What a Lovely War’ to be on display than at The Grange Art Gallery and Museum in Rottingdean as part of their ‘Cinema by the Sea’ exhibition, the brainwave of Marcus Bradshaw the curator. 688 more words

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A peep into Apple Day in Brighton on Sunday

With apple identification, a huge selection of local apples and wonderful cider for sale!


Who would believe that there are so many Sussex apples, Alfriston, Hawkridge, Wadhurst and Golden Pippin, Knobby Russet, Dr Hogg and Coronation, the kind of apples we never see at our supermarkets! 113 more words

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First Day of Autumn


ripe pears, raspberries

soft orange fruits of passion

autumn dried seeds fall.

Note – Did you know that you can’t eat the whole fruits of the passion flower but you can break them open and eat the seeds. good in vitamin C apparently. 

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Geoffrey Mead and the Boys on the Plaque at Fabrica.

A fascinating  walk around Brighton finding out where the men on the the newly discovered plaque on the wall of  Fabrica, lived and worked before their active service in the Great War.   709 more words

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