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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


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

Georges one, three, four and two!

I had great fun creating these St Georges and princesses from Fimo clay to sell for a St George’s Fun Day.  Note some of the princesses have swords – girl power!  17 more words


Diddly diddly

May wouldn’t be May without the all important St George’s Day celebrations on the sixth. Ivan & Elena often describe this event as as gypsy Christmas Day, and as such we are honoured to be invited to join them and be counted as part of the NovoP ‘Roma family’. 117 more words


Victory in Europe in May 1945 ~ England's massive role

On Monday the 7th May 1945, German armed forces surrendered and the continent of Europe (as distinct from the political EU) was liberated.

England and the English played a huge part in the struggle which led to that victory which should now be recognised and celebrated. 227 more words

English Democrats

A Brit in Spain...

I thought I’d better do a blog post as it’s been over a month since my last one! This is partly due to me being so busy what with popping back to England and seeing my lovely family and friends, but also due to me having a couple of rough weeks since getting back to Spain. 596 more words