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What a day!

Yesterday was just one of those days that leave you wishing that you could roll over and go back to sleep. When I got back from South Africa I discovered that Tewkesbury was in the midst of one of its … Continue reading

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Visiting the Bard: Stratford-upon-Avon (2)

Continuing where we left off in Stratford-upon-Avon. I was ready to leave the area of the Holy Trinity Church, and was very impressed with the church. The churchyard was quite a nice one too and I would have liked to … Continue reading

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Visiting the Bard: Stratford-upon-Avon (1)

Awhile ago I saw a bus in Evesham with a Shakespearean quote… I filed that information away for later use.  Later use finally arrived this week and I decided to follow Romeo and head to Stratford-upon-Avon from Evesham. The bus … Continue reading

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Back to Bristol (2)

I was now in the area around the cathedral, and while there was no sculpture to photograph there were a few other places of interest. The building below is labelled “Central Library”, with the former Abbott’s Gatehouse tacked onto the left … Continue reading

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Driving Goliath

Last year ’round about this time, Tewkesbury was holding what it calls “The Big Weekend” although last year it was probably more like “The Overcast Big Weekend”. What does happen is that quite a lot of activity centres around the … Continue reading

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