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It’s been one year. All the magic and charm of the relationship wore off and Hermione is left stranded thinking ‘where did they go wrong?’ The fights are getting bigger and scarier. 267 more words


Thinking About the Post-War Indoor Loo

The post-war years in Britain witnessed the building of new council houses and the clearing of older, inner-city slum areas, many of which had been damaged during the blitz. 1,603 more words

Oral History

A guide to the public art of central Salford and Chapel Street

In November, I did a tour for a group of human geography undergraduates from the University of Central Lancashire, which I have now turned into a publication. 298 more words

Brutal Utopias - The UEA

3 October 2015

I was delighted when I heard that The National Trust was organising a series of tours to celebrate post-war brutalist architecture. I love concrete buildings – not always the most popular viewpoint I know – but I believe that buildings such as these deserve to be treasured and preserved. 183 more words


City of Light by Keri Arthur

Several years back, don’t ask me when, maybe around 2007, I discovered a heroine with a really cool name.  Keri Arthur’s Riley Jenson Guardian series was smart, sexy and, for me, something new and different.  812 more words

5 Stars

Romance and Art in 'Moonlight Over Paris'

Moonlight Over Paris by Jennifer Robson
Publication: William Morrow, January 19, 2016
Genre: Historical Romance
Source: Free from publisher

Outstanding Adventure!

Jaclyn and I have both read  500 more words

Book Review

Drone Footage Documents Utter Devastation In Post-War Syria

A crew from RT launched a drone to capture video of the destruction of the city of Homs in Syria.  Before the destablization campaign was fully underway, Homs was once a key industrial center.  63 more words

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