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Five London Bookshops Worth A Visit

BOOKS: I recently visited a number of London bookshops for a browse and was surprised at the history and character of some little known and famous names alike. 11 more words

London- Day 3

Tuesday, March 13th

Our third day in London commenced with a delicious breakfast at Byward Kitchen & Bar, a gorgeous restaurant just a stone’s throw away from Tower of London and the London Bridge. ¬† 691 more words


Learning to Read a Language

Many years ago, when I was at university, I studied Swedish. I even spent an academic year at Uppsala University, allegedly becoming fluent. One of the more fun courses I studied there was Old Swedish, in Swedish. 477 more words


Birthday Bookshop Crawl - The Big Smoke!

My birthday treat to myself this year was a trip to London on the High Speed train with a view to a lovely walk interspersed with bookshops.   800 more words

Bookshop Challenge 2018

Amongst the Russians

I had a lovely little jaunt to London at the weekend, mainly to catch an exhibition I desperately wanted to see before it shut; but I also managed to take in some minor shopping and a nice bit of socialising with family, which was a pleasant bonus! 761 more words

Foyles (and one not from Foyles): A Book Haul

The weekend before last, I spent a wonderful weekend in London. The main reason was to go and see the musical¬†Hamilton (which was excellent! If you’re interested I wrote a… 1,755 more words


John Cage's "Indeterminacy" - Foyles (14 December 2018)

“The performance features Stewart Lee reading, Tania Chen and Steve Beresford on objects with Alan Tomlinson on trombone.” Did what it says on the tin