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Ground Force Team in action

Week Commencing 13th May 2019

Whilst the rest of the country and the immediate vicinity seem to have been experiencing heavy rain showers, we appear to have missed them totally except one on Thursday morning last week.  1,998 more words

Diggers by Terry Pratchett

Continuing on with Terry Pratchett’s Nome Trilogy, which began with the mighty Truckers (1988), here we have Diggers. It follows the aftermath of the first novella, with the nomes now living in an abandoned quarry.  484 more words


ANZAC DAY 2019: Lest We Forget

Sydney, Thursday 25 April, 2019

Today is Anzac day, a day of reflection and commemoration, when we remember the sacrifices, dedication and spirit of our diggers in Australia and New Zealand. 41 more words

Dr Yadu Singh

ANZAC Day Tribute...

Photo by James Harris on Unsplash

With ANZAC Day approaching on Thursday, the next couple of days I will be posting something a little different. 432 more words

Remembrance Day

On this day in history, 370 years ago...

On this day 370 years ago the True Levellers or “Diggers”, led by William Everard and Gerrard Winstanley, established a colony to cultivate common land at St Georges Hill in Surrey and later at Cobham Heath. 134 more words


"What is a Digger?"

From Revolution, by Jack O’Connell, shot in 1967. The speaker is unknown. The location is the Black People’s Free Store at 1099 McAllister Street in the Fillmore district of San Francisco. 28 more words