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Our Cinematic Endeavours - A look into our archives from 2007 & 2009

Back in 2007 and 2009 we created a few mini movies, as part of the arts programme, here in EVE Estuary. These movies have been filed away for a good few years now and it wasn’t until last week that we pulled them out from storage and began the process of updating the files, so that they could be uploaded to our blog for all to enjoy. 366 more words

Visual And Performing Arts


I have a new friend whose mind works a lot like mine. In other words, we are both easily distracted and often guilty of slipping into “squirrel mode” at any given time. 1,257 more words


Flashback Friday: Keeping Up Appearances (1990-1995)

This British comedy focuses on Hyacinth Bucket’s (pronounced ‘Bouquet’ according to her) desperate attempts to hide her working class background and gain her rightful place at the top of the social ladder.  131 more words


Jelly Beans in the Dark

At a celebration, who among us hasn’t grabbed some Jelly Bellies and popped them individually, guessing the flavor? (Admit it! You’ve actually removed one to examine the color.) 446 more words


Pegna, a Supermercato (and more) Hyacinth Bucket * would have approved

Right near the Duomo, at Via dello Studio 8, is this very posh shop, advertised as “Alimentari, salumeria, drogheria, bottigliera, mesticheria”.  (Food, delicatessen, grocery, liquor store, general housewares). 158 more words


Keeping Up Appearances

The bathroom is immaculate like a work of art, i dare not touch anything. The wall paper has a mother of pearl sheen, there are beautiful Japanese prints and a faint smell of Jasmine fills the space. 428 more words

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