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Picking up the detail

Visiting several National Trust properties recently it was clear things differ significantly today compared to twenty years ago. Then people walked through rooms following a guidebook purchased on arrival, kept away from the objects of interest by heavy red ropes … Continue reading

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Unseasonable Happenings and Writing

It is hard to believe it is winter at present. In Wales at New Year I saw daffodils herald the New Year rather than St David’s Day and these photos taken in the garden today show spring and even early … Continue reading

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Squeeze your research dry

The other day I cut open an “empty” plastic tube of toothpaste to reveal at least a week’s worth of toothpaste hidden within. Toothpaste and other products such as hand-creams used to come in metal tubes and it was easy … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead – Christmas

Along with all the shopping and planning for the Festive Season I always try to make the odd note of things to write about for next Christmas and even more important, to take the photos to go with it. Like … Continue reading

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