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2EA Making Calendars

This morning in ICT, Miss Austin’s class 2EA made calendars. Ms Vanderpuye showed the class how to insert the pictures the class took using their year group iPads into our calendar month. 229 more words

Art In Nature

DWP Ad Agency Launches Attack on Benefit Claimants

Advertising agency Iris, who won a lucrative contract with the Department of Work and Pensions to help launch changes to sickness and disability benefits, have produced an internal document portraying benefit claimants and disabled people as chavs, alcoholics and criminals. 487 more words


Off-line adventures

I have lots to blog about but have been too busy with a real non-crafting offline life! What a pain! There will be a couple more posts over the weekend full of crochet, embroidery and maybe some sewing (I don’t go back to school until Tuesday so today feels like Saturday not Sunday in my head), but until then here are some snaps of my recent adventures… 358 more words

Random Adventures

Olympic fever.

So a major lack of blogs in the last few weeks. Down to me not doing much apart from work and working on our new house. 957 more words

Inspiration from a Penis and Periscope

What are these things? I think a periscope or a penis depending on aquatic adventures and religious affiliation. The Olympic Committee tells us they’re Wenlock and Mandeville… 205 more words

Travel Writing

Olympic Closing Ceremony leak?

The following is a transcript from a piece of paper found on the District Line tube between Plaistow and Upton Park last night:

[…] Exit giant Thatcher as the stadium fills with Pearly Kings, Wenlocks, Mandevilles, taxi drivers, nurses, firemen, fishermen, miners, crofters, tenors, archers, milkmen etc etc. 

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London 2012 Olympic Mascots

Wenlock and Mandeville are the official mascots for the 2012 Summer Olympics and Paralympics being held in London, United Kingdom.

The mascots were unveiled on 19 May 2010; this marks the second time (after  152 more words

Olympic Games