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A tour of Roman Caerleon

On Saturday 30th April 2016 the ACS spent the day at Caerleon, with our venerable Archaeologist as a most knowledgeable and entertaining guide. We visited the Barracks , the Amphitheatre , the Baths and the Museum with a spot of lunch in the pleasant surroundings of the Hanbury Arms. 180 more words

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Since we began manufacturing Residence 9 Timber Alternative Windows and Doors back in 2014, we have supplied thousands of windows across the UK. By specialising solely in Residence 9 we have managed to manufacture what we believe to be the perfect Timber Alternative window. 230 more words


Leg Swinging, Tongue Flushing and the Other Mrs K.

Some people are mathematically minded, some are not. I for one have always struggled with numbers. I find the fact that you can make different numbers by adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing terrifying; especially when you are expected to arrive at the right answer. 1,080 more words


Miracles and Imagination

The imagination is a wonderful but sometimes scary thing. As a child I attended an old school which was attached to a church. The vast graveyard stretched across the back of the buildings and was divided by a path that led to the village below. 583 more words


Letting It Go, Keeping It In and Double Checking

…and I’m back in the room!

 My limbs ache, my eyes are running and l’ve hardly been out all week. No! Not a dose of the flu but a marathon writing session. 590 more words



Tuesday (April 5) morning was bright and sunny, but cold, although the temperature rose to 11c by lunchtime. It stayed dry.

The sun shone into the Abbey woodlands which enhanced the colours of the wild ground flowers, where wood anemone and buttercup dominated, and competed for the eye with the lime green foliage we yearn to see after the grey wintery months. 246 more words

Wye Usk Passport

Cancer, we are coming to get you!!

The Race for Life

I love the Race for Life.  There are a range of races to take part in such as 5k, 10k and half marathons. 720 more words