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If one has to get older

There is nothing like Don Carlos in The Lanes for a fantastic family birthday bash! I’ve been having mine there for the last 15 years. Lovely food, excellent service and they are always happy to light candles our own birthday cake and in seconds persuade the whole restaurant to sing Happy Birthday. 22 more words

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Give a dog a bone?

Yes definitely, if it leads to this amazing Featherstone Kite Flying Machine currently on display at Brighton Museum. 


Made by Emett, the man who created Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, here we have another of his magical inventions.   128 more words

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Please park your crocodile

  before bathing.    

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The Kipling Gardens in all their glory







Rottingdean Preservation Society have published a colourful guide to the Kipling Gardens. This useful reference pamphlet, written by Evan Murphie the head gardener, and Valerie Whittle of RPS is full of interesting information about the Gardens. 71 more words

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The Looking Glass House, City Books and Happiness!

I am really looking forward to curling up and reading  ‘The Looking Glass House’ by Vanessa Tait who is the only great granddaughter of Alice Liddell. 435 more words

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Charleston - the garden in the sun

A friend invited me to Charleston, driving me there too, what a treat. I knew she had only been able to get one ticket for Case Histories with Jeremy Hutchinson and, according to her, his life, knowledge, wit and wisdom stole the show. 269 more words

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Yellow forsythia, pink cherry blossom


rejoice with white camelias
Spring warms our wintered souls.

Too soon the cherry blossom falls
relinquishing it’s tenuous hold on life.

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