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Greatest Hits ~ @laura_jbarnett @IAMKP @edbookfest @kathwilliamsuk @wnbooks #EventReview

On a dreich wet evening in the Spiegeltent at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017. A ray of sunshine in the form of the talented and effervescent Laura Barnett was present alongside the chair of the evening, award winning singer songwriter… 508 more words

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Boarding the Royal Yacht Britannia

More images from my recent trip to Edinburgh, this time away from the craziness of the festival.

It was pretty fascinating to see the The Royal Yacht Britannia… 75 more words


byron, edinburgh, review

Of an evening, when you're hurrying to get home for the dog and want something quick and satisfying, driving around Edinburgh, during the Fringe, when everywhere is rammed, it's actually quite difficult to find somewhere that does takeaway. 346 more words


Feature // How the West Was Won, Again

As one of the oldest genres in cinema history, the western has always maintained a presence in film though it’s popularity has not been constant. From the birth of Hollywood to the 1960’s, the western steadily cemented itself as one of the most popular genres and introduced stars like John Wayne, James Stewart and Clint Eastwood to the world.  1,335 more words


Gardening on a sunny Saturday @StarbankPark, 19 August, 10-11.30

Please come along to help at Starbank Park on Saturday morning, usual time, 10-11.30. There’s an excellent forecast (courtesy of the Met Office), plenty to do and even some tea and coffee to finish with.


Places to Try in Edinburgh

I move to Edinburgh in 13 days!

I’ve been busy packing, planning and visiting old friends before I head across the pond.

As moving day gets closer and closer, I’ve been reflecting a lot about what I’m going to miss about California. 882 more words

Exile- Ed Fringe

On Monday morning I went to see Exile at the Space Triplex (At 9.30am I might add). Exile is a feminist piece of theatre, that depicts six women thought history and fiction exiled to a non-descript island. 99 more words