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My 1970 Charts - July

7th July 1970

5 weeks and Everything Is still Beautiful for Ray Stevens. Simon & Garfunkel go up to 4 with Cecilia up in my bedroom, Lady D’Arbanville gives Cat Stevens a royal climb to 6, and Lola gives The Kinks a manly leg-up into the top 10. 2,471 more words

A Hunch that Paid Off

In 1989 an anonymous man from Wales placed a £30 bet at Ladbrokes, a London gambling establishment. The terms of the bet? The Welshman wagered that as of January 1, 2000: 112 more words


January Cliff 2016 - From start to finish

So the plan for the January Cliff was a pen pot. The idea was to cut out parts of the calendar, laminate them and then use them as the structural supports for a crocheted cylinder. 192 more words


The Cliff Richard 2016 Craft Challenge

A few years ago my brother in law thought it would be funny to buy me a Cliff Richard calendar for Christmas. Although some people may desire to see a man in his 70s prancing around in ludicrous poses and questionable outfits, it’s not really my cup of tea but we put up with it for a year, laughing off the odd looks from visitors. 147 more words


The Mirror - A Short Story by Margaret Gabbett

My Mum wrote this short story for me many years ago, reminiscing about her teenage years in Leitrim during the swinging sixties showband era. I hope you enjoy… – Katie… 871 more words


Old friends

Came across this at the hotel in Gibraltar where #JohnLennon and #Yoko spent their first nights as a married couple. Must include it in next book.  6 more words


Christmas Crackers - Day 27

1) CHRISTMAS CRACKER: Gene Autry – Frosty The Snowman 2) CINNAMON COVER: The Jackson Five – Frosty The Snowman  3) WINTER WARMER: Cliff Richard – Santa’s List… 10 more words