Monthly Archives: July 2011

Ovesco Party in Lewes

On saturday evening we attended a party to mark the completion of the first community photo-voltaic power station in Lewes – 544 panels on the roof of Harvey’s Davey’s Lane depot, capable of feeding 98,000 kWh per year into the … Continue reading

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Ventnor – Isle of Wight, 15th to 17th July

Irene needed a new kitchen and bathroom painting, not all of both, and both small, so only about 8 hours work.  In return we had her home for three days and our train fares paid. Her house overlooks the bay … Continue reading

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Back to Haslemere with the National Trust

2nd to 9th July in Haslemere, at the Swan Barn Farm bunkhouse set in delightful countryside just a few hundred yards from Haslemere High Street. The Ben Law roundwood house is coming on, you can see all stages of its … Continue reading

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Iain Matthews at the Greys – 27th June2011

He was a founding member of Fairport Convention, but left after the third album, I think. That was a long time ago, and I had no idea what to expect. Things started badly – self-penned songs of about 2 verses … Continue reading

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Time for another beer?

Over the last 2 years Jackie has been working on a design for a sundial on a beer glass. With help from friend Steve and his son the glasses are now with us. “A real challenge to get it on … Continue reading

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