Category Archives: Blog

Cragg Vale, Yorkshire. The Gallows Pole.

May 3 2019 – Calder Valley, Yorkshire. I do like a good book. However, they seem to be quite hard to find and I have started many that turn out to not be as good as I hoped. I am … Continue reading

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Let me introduce my flat.

May 2019 – St Leonards-on-Sea. I may have mentioned this in a prior post but I cannot quite remember. I know I have talked about looking for a flat to buy, and I know I talked about the, often fruitless, … Continue reading

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A quick trip to Aussie.

Tuesday 26 March 2019 – Brisbane, Australia. It is almost six weeks after the fact and I am sitting in an Air B n B in Settle, North Yorkshire drinking a glass of cheap Australian shiraz, snarfling down chocolate and … Continue reading

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A trip to the 60s, under Euston Station.

Sunday 24 February 2019 – Euston Station London. Wow. That was a pretty cool day! I wasn’t quite sure what to expect, but this was definitely better than I expected. It was also what I needed to get out of … Continue reading

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For Kevin. Rest in Peace my friend.

Tuesday 5 March 2019 – London. This is a tricky one, not sure how to start this or even if it will be finished, though I am guessing if it has been posted then finish it I did. I have … Continue reading

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Singapore. Part 3.

Saturday 26 January 2019 – Singapore. Part 3. With Chinatown visited yesterday it would have been rude to not visit Little India and Kampong Glam, the historic Malay Muslim section of Singapore. After eating our body weight in hotel breakfast … Continue reading

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Singapore. Part 2.

Saturday 26 January 2019 – Singapore. Part 2. Having gained a little knowledge on the Singapore metro system yesterday we avoided the streets and took the lift down to the metro station underneath the hotel. Speaking of hotels, I should … Continue reading

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Singapore. Part one.

Saturday 26 January 2019 – Singapore. This is my fifth visit to Singapore and El’s first. I was keen to come here for a few reasons. Obviously, it is on the way back from New Zealand and is sort of … Continue reading

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Family time in Auckland.

Monday 21 January 2019 – Auckland, New Zealand. We had a total of eight nights in Auckland, not long considering how far we flew and how bad the jet lag hit. Five nights staying with mum, two with my sister … Continue reading

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Brisvegas.

Sunday 13 January 2019 – Brisbane, Australia. I am going to strike while things are hot. Having just written my first post in over three months I am going to start and will aim to finish, this, a second. When … Continue reading

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