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Arthur's Maiden Voyage

The British papers have been full of news of Arthur Heeler-Frood a 15 year old school boy who chained his bicycle by a village green in rural Devon on his way to school, bundled his uniform into a plastic sack and escaped through the theatre gauze of a blue horizon with just a small rucksack and £350 in cash. 526 more words

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A view from the train: Wales

Last week I visited three cities across the UK in one week. Well four if you count two commutes to London to top and tail the travelling. 416 more words


Making progress whilst the sun shines

We have returned to our blog. Shaken the dust covers from the posts and pictures and looked around. It’s been three months since we last visited but it has not been abandoned, it was just put into storage until life got a little more ordered. 281 more words


Brighton Festival: Visit us!

If you are down Brighton way during any weekend in May then why not visit TheBigForest and say hello?

What: The biggest arts and cultural festival in Britain, Brighton Festival, runs throughout May. 158 more words


Fun sites to feed your inner nerd

I was browsing on my phone on a long train trip the other day and came across two sites based on research from UCL (University Central London) that gave me hours of fun. 314 more words


Brighton: The Community Garden

Whilst exploring the new neighbourhood we found the community garden and seeing the shoots forcing their way through the soil and the first signs of Spring gave us a lot of pleasure. 371 more words


A day on the river: 1953

Amidst the boxes following the house move were four or five full of my father’s photo’s. I knew they were at the back of a cupboard in the old house but now I have time to explore the images. 197 more words