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Lauren makes us all proud!

This weekend, amazing Lauren managed to commit not only to coming to and from Scotland on Saturday for training, but also to running a 10km race on Sunday morning in Kent. 418 more words

A Surprisingly Cosy Church for the Rich

Having explored Tunbridge Wells’ “poor cathedral” of St Barnabas during Heritage Weekend, and having learnt about its history as an offshoot of the rich parish of St James, the natural next step was to cross town to visit the parent church. 281 more words

Who knew? We have a cathedral!

Since starting this blog a couple of years ago, I’ve been meaning to get into the town’s Victorian churches. In particular, I’ve always been fascinated by the sheer size of St Barnabas’ -a church that I had never even been into. 381 more words

Waking up again in Dunorlan

Each summer, as I return back to Tunbridge Wells after a visit to some amazing place, I have to re-start my photography a bit. Often this starts in that most familiar of places-Dunorlan Park. 275 more words

UK Toilet Circuit Down The Drain

The Joiners promoter Ricky Bates and musicians Josh Redrup and Connor Jackson tells the troubles today’s venues face.

The 2015 election has been and gone with a majority government of Tories, most people are thinking about how it will affect their taxes, unemployment and education. 1,106 more words


Church of England vicar suggests gay pride encourages child abuse

Reposted from PinkNews.co.uk

A Church of England vicar who has threatened a split over same-sex unions has suggested that gay pride encourages child abuse.

Rev Peter Sanlon, Vicar of St Mark’s in Tunbridge Wells, has been at the centre of a feud in the Church over LGBT issues, last week forming a new group that could be used to orchestrate a formal split in the case of the church green-lighting blessings for gay partnerships. 352 more words

Artistic musings

Musings on art, writing and music. I think I have been here before.

Should it be good? Should it be original? Should it show talent? Should it show imagination? 155 more words

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