Earlier in the week the Chancellor George Osborne presented his spending review – a hugely important speech as it sets out how Government money will be spent over the next 5 years. 458 more words
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These anniversaries make me feel old! Forty years ago today, 25 November 1975, the Sharp Inquiry into military training on Dartmoor opened in Exeter. I was still at university and skipped some lectures to take part—because what better training could I have for becoming a campaigner than participating in a public inquiry? 1,564 more words
I came across this herd (or should that be a string?) of Shetland ponies on Dartmoor near to Okehampton Camp on Saturday.
Quite a big herd – if you get your eye on an enlarged version of the photo (double click it) you can see a herd of belted Galloway cattle on the hill in the background (a Scottish theme emerging!) 18 more words