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Bird Cage Prototype

Not sure what to call this but bird cage is about right.  My wife has started looking for Christmas gift ideas this year and stumbled across something similar to this.   55 more words


West India Docks and the Peruvian Training Ship

Above: View looking east at the ‘BAP Unión’ moored in South Dock while on its short visit to London.

Every now and again London is visited by various ships from other countries. 510 more words


Free fun - Thursday and Saturday

Parents starting out on six weeks or so without nursery or school have no doubt spent months poring over a calendar, making and re-making arrangements to ensure their little ones are entertained and cared for. 199 more words


13 June 1917 - London’s Burning

After two abortive attempts, the Germans finally carried out a successful air raid on London with their Gothas. 20 aircraft set off, but two quickly turned back with engine problems. 468 more words


Learning about the timber industry

The market for trees comes and goes,

A boom and a bust, I suppose

At the end of the caper

Logs get turned into paper… 502 more words

Canadian Adventure