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Spring in my steps……

Listening to Pam Ayres this morning on Saturday Live ( radio 4) sadly bemoaning the fact that country fields no longer have the huge variety of spring flowers they used to have when she was young;  60 years on and here in France, I realise how lucky I am that I can still have that same experience as some of the landscape remains unscathed here. 213 more words

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Anne Byne: scenes from a clerical life

The title of George Eliot’s novel– slightly adapted in my heading – seems singularly appropriate to the life of my 9th great grandmother Anne Byne, the first wife of   2,048 more words


Manchopper in....Hallam

Result: Hallam 2-2 Campion (NCEL Division 1)

Venue: Sandygate (Saturday 3rd February 2018, 3pm)

Att: 85

For the first of my two designated birthday weekends (yes, I’ve given myself two), it just so happened that the Northern Counties East League’s fixture lists fell very kindly with regard to one specific long-term target. 3,092 more words


Gibraltar Campion

Hey everyone! Welcome to floral weekends. This is a segment started by me where I write about some beautiful and strange flowers from all around the world. 210 more words

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Police At The Funeral – Margery Allingham (1931) – A Murder They Wrote Review

Margery Allingham is the first of the novelists celebrated in Christopher Fowler’s “The Book Of Forgotten Authors” (2107).  I have never read her before but I know that she is an acclaimed golden age of crime doyenne but is arguably less known (and according to Fowler less read) than her contemporaries Agatha Christie, Dorothy L Sayers and Ngaio Marsh. 439 more words

7 Best Places to Cry Across Campus, Ranked

You asked, we answered! Here are the best places on campus to just sit down and cry about how death is inevitable, tested out by Hard Copy. 273 more words

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Pisica de campion

Duminica dimineata. Suna alarma la 5.20. Tati merge impleticit spre baie. Aia Mare nu se clinteste. Stau si eu linistita. Poate ca tati a visat urat. 479 more words