Category Archives: United Kingdom

Octavia, An Ancient Resident

Gloucester has some fascinating Roman history around it, and I have never really investigated what there is still left to see in the city. Granted they seem to spend their lives digging it up so no wonder they will find … Continue reading

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Five at a Time

One of my favourite pieces of Union-Castle memorabilia is the famous 5 ships poster that they used to such good effect. It is one of those posters that leaves you asking “how did they do that? Nowadays everybody would shout … Continue reading

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