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Michael Habermann: Sorabji, Piano Music

It’s impossible to say anything bad about this, to be honest.
Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji was born Leon Dudley Sorabji in Chingford, his father being a civil engineer of Parsi parentage from Bombay. 805 more words

A visit to Corfe Castle Model Village

Son2 and I took a fairly brief visit to Corfe Castle Model Village on our recent weekend in Dorset. We would have liked to have spent longer there, but I was conscious of the fact that my other half and son1 were waiting for us. 364 more words


Falcons at Corfe Castle

Last Sunday we visited Corfe Castle, where they were holding a medieval falconry show. It was fascinating; we learned a lot about how to train the birds in the old way, and were treated to a flying display. 199 more words


Castles in the Sky

I visited Corfe Castle over the weekend. It’s one of the most iconic landmarks we have: perched on a rocky outcrop, with commanding views of the landscape all round, it proved truly impenetrable during the Civil War, where it was besieged not once, but twice, finally falling to an act of treachery not material failing. 523 more words


Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle is a national trust property, located in Dorset, England. Having been built in the 11th century, by William the Conqueror, it is one of the first castles in England to be built out of stone. 19 more words


Corfe Castle in Swanage

What time is it??


It’s now about 6 weeks into the official ‘Summer Term’ and with the warmer weather comes countless camps and field trips which the teachers have strategically all managed to postpone indefinitely throughout the majority of the year and then tried to cram into one 11 week term. 1,390 more words

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