the stage and catwalk of the Rolling Stones show surrounded by a massive crowd

The Rolling Stones at Old Trafford

I went to see the Rolling Stones in Manchester. It was, really... amazing. No exaggeration. Read about it.

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Borrow Box

If your library closed in the recent council budget cuts you can still borrow ebooks and audiobooks from your library service online or via an app on your phone

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Book review: “Arthur Ransome and Captain Flint’s Trunk”

Read my appreciation of Christina Hardyment's "Captain Flint's Trunk" on GoodReads.com. Go on. You know you want to...

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kids drawing of Frankenstein

Self portrait

On a hot day in the garden I used my iPad as a mirror and sketched a self portrait on paper ...

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Paris to Barcelona – travelling to Spain with a dog: part 7

The two of us and Piper the chihuahua arrive in Dieppe to travel to Paris via Rouen

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Barcelona to Almería – travelling to Spain with a dog, part 8

The two of us and Piper the chihuahua arrive in Dieppe to travel to Paris via Rouen

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