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What the Dickens?

This is the time of year for Dickens fairs – there is a festival on in Broadstairs in Kent from this weekend (Saturday 13th – Friday 19th June). 21 more words

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May 2015 - In which naughty monkey takey mummy nana

Lois,

We finally made it to the zoo…AKA the day we’ve all been waiting for AKA the day my whole life has been leading up to.   584 more words

What's Your Dickens Name?

What began as a bit of fun to celebrate the opening of the 2015 Dickens Festival, turned out to be an inspired crowd puller!

Even cuddly toys and paper animals adopted new names, courtesy of their humans, so I thought I’d add the Name Game here for you to play too. 94 more words

Opportunities

Bah! Humbug! A stroll through Dickensian Deventer

Deventer is a beautiful and atmospheric old town which has retained many of its historic buildings. So it doesn’t need much of a makeover to turn itself into a passable version of 19th Century London for its annual weekend-long Dickens Festival. 468 more words

Travel

What the Dickens? It's Christmas in Deventer

It’s not every day you get the opportunity to be transported back to Victorian London, but then again it’s not every day that the inhabitants of a Dutch town collectively decide to dress up as characters from the novels of Charles Dickens. 668 more words

Travel

Miss Havisham walks the streets of Rochester

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Writing

Festival of Trees

The 2014 CFY Festival of Trees was a success!! A huge thank you to all of our bidders and donators.  Thank you: Spectrum Resources, Merit Ford, Syd’s Pipes and Garage, South East Electric, True Torq, Red River Oil, Kings Dept Store, Michael’s Coffee Shop, Faber’s Electric, CMP, North American Lumber, Dale Gudmundson Co-operators, Pemoco, The Flower Shoppe, New Dimensions Hair Studio, Sew & Sews, The Homespun Committee, Home Hardware, A & W, and Affinity Credit Union.

Carlyle