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Tamworth’s 2015 Events Showcased in Online Videos

Tamworth’s rich and varied programme of events is now being showcased in a series of videos on the Visit Tamworth website.

The videos show real life action from a selection of the events organised by Tamworth Borough Council and the Destination Tamworth Town Team to highlight the fantastic activities the area has had to offer so far in 2015. 191 more words


Writing365 #22 - Tooting for a Talent

Who wouldn’t want this talent –

to be a piper in a band,

to march in quick procession

with an instrument to hand;

to step in time and blast a tune… 74 more words


Seeing the future before it happened

CASE 1….The amazing horse race dream

I had a dream and would you bloody believe it was about a horse race. In my dream I saw the race in progress and from out of a pack of horses in the race came one a horse named Tedburrow and he went away from the field to win the race at odds of 11/1. 358 more words

Just who is the Cockney Bard?

People have asked me to tell them who the Cockney Bard is? So here goes in a brief summary:

I am 54 years of age and was born in Plaistow, East London. 678 more words

Fancy A Pint? #3

THE retirement project: to sample a pint of beer or cider brewed in each county in Great Britain.

This is one of my regular pints. 183 more words

Fancy A Pint?

St Georges Day Parade

This year we had a Medieval Theme to our day.

There was lots to learn and activities to join in with at the Avery Hill centre in New Eltham. 11 more words

1st Royal Eltham

Traditions of St George's Day

Never underestimate footnotes, as this was a little gem I picked up from a footnote to R L Smallwood and Stanley Wells’ edition to The Shoemaker’s Holiday… 219 more words

Snappy Facts