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Richard, from Kitchen Makers, visited this afternoon to assess measurements and requirements for our new kitchen, to be installed in January. 771 more words

Cruise to Camden

As the end of our London visit approached we reviewed our ‘to do’ list.  It was a diverse collection of shows, museums and other experiences which we had discovered through a variety of sources.  424 more words


Crossrail Gets A Convenient Hotel

This article on The Urban Developer is entitled London’s Newest Skyscraper Gets Green Light.

This is the first two paragraphs.

London’s Paddington will soon be home to a new 20-storey hotel tower, dubbed The Gateway Building, after planning permission was granted by Westminster council planners.

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Railway shutdown in London, passengers warned of Christmas travel chaos

rom December 23 onwards till new year planned engineer work will derail trains from Charing Cross, Cannon Street, Waterloo East and London Bridge stations.The wide railway shutdown in major London route over Chritsmas will badly affect London. 6 more words


A Red Carpet Welcome

It is now two full days since we arrived in the UK but let me rewind to our trip and arrival.

We had an on-time departure and uneventful first leg of the trip to Singapore.  173 more words


Paddington Bear, Night Sleeper and Truro Cathedral

Someone had left a jar of marmalade for Paddington Bear at the station!

We were able to board the sleeper train at 10.30pm  and it set off at 11.45.   110 more words


Cute Video of the Day, 16 October 2017 --- The Duchess and the Dancing Bear

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry are Patrons of the more than over 30 charitable organisations that make up The Charities Forum. 168 more words