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Beer House, Paddington Station, London ( #August2016PubPerDay number 6)

There’s a shed called the Beer House inside Paddington Station with some overpriced Greene King ales.  It is small and you can’t take your drink outside but if you have time before your train to grab a beer (but not enough time to go to the much better  36 more words

Public Houses

When a wrong turn is right

Today I had a lovely day meeting friends in London;as we came from different places we arranged to meet near the statue of Eros at Piccadilly Circus… actually the statue isn’t really Eros even though he is always called that, he is in fact Anteros, his brother. 275 more words

Family Stories

The Fraser Allonby Story (part 2): On the Serpentine, Headed for the Plane

Part two of a short story I’m writing. See yesterdays blog for part one.

Fraser Allonby put his hand inside his left jacket pocket and felt the piece of paper inside. 383 more words


Random acts of kindness

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BBC Radio 4 has a magazine programme on Saturday mornings, hosted by ex-Communard and now the Reverend Richard Coles; it’s essential listening for me when I’m at home, and doubles as my backdrop to experimental cooking. 1,111 more words


london again

Paddington Station waiting for a train to Oxford