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August jottings

Its pouring down outside and a little cool.  When the rain was just starting I nipped down the garden to empty the compost bin and feel the rain on my skin, thinking , ‘Autumn is coming’.  Then I saw some … Continue reading

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Touring the Isle of Wight – July 2018

Graham and I set out from Horsham on teh 25th to board the Portsmouth ferry at noon.  Plenty of time for a McDonalds breakfast (!) and a slow trip round the south of Chichester and the opportunity to drive over … Continue reading

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Two weeks in the far west

At the end of May Tony, Jerry and I set out for Cornwall arriving at Porthleven campsite in the late afternoon.  Though I hadn’t seen the campsite before I did know the bar that ran it – ‘Out of the … Continue reading

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I forgot the Socks

Here they are, all from Smith and Smith on Bridport high street.  My favourite sock shop.

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Signs of aging: Number 1

I was sitting up in bed on my second cup of tea, and getting slightly bored, so I asked Jackie what she was reading.  She sighed, lowered the magazine, turned to me and said it was an article about computer … Continue reading

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ARH 980B – Ford Cortina

The first car I remember my mother driving after being confined to a wheelchair was a Ford Cortina estate.  Some time ago I saw a not dissimilar one here in brighton, though admittedly two years younger – and it has … Continue reading

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Brother Jon’s fine musical find.

Found another copy on the Guardian Newspaper site. So now it’s a link and not a my YouTube. Bypass any copyright problems. Click (touch) the little square for a full screen, press Esc to exit full screen. My Back Pages … Continue reading

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