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Review: The Magic Roundabout in Shoreditch

The Magic Roundabout is a pop up restaurant above Old Street Station in the middle of the roundabout. Burger Bear are there, Prawnography are there, DJs are there and a big bar area as well. 1,549 more words

Joy And Gluttony

weird seventies fabric and childhood memories

A few years ago I acquired this rather odd-looking fabric, straight from the 1970s:

Despite its strangeness it does have a sentimental attachment as it once belonged to a travel cot my brother slept in as a baby in the mid 70s. 317 more words


The Magic Roundabout: why anxiety shouldn't stop us learning

“I have had enough, I just want to get out
Let me off o’ this English roundabout”

So sang new wavers XTC on their 1982 album, 

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Want eternal life?
Strapped in, for ever, on a
magic roundabout.


Magic Friends

I first met Liz and Loz in Ruka, Finland last year when Bigg competed in the Iceman IV for Champions League. Liz and I quickly became BFF’s cuz we spoke English and lots of other wives/girlfriends only spoke Finnish. 854 more words