aerial view of Dieppe, France

Arrival sur le Continent

Arrival sur le Continent In the last post I made here - Ferry Cross the Channel - me, my wife and…


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

The Rolling Stones at Old Trafford, Manchester. June 5th 2018.

The Rolling Stones, truly legendary rock musicians, played Old Trafford in Manchester on 5 June…


Cargo ship in a port early morning

Ferry cross the Channel

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Man looking at huge screen of departures and arrivals in a station or airport

Dieppe to Paris

Home » Posts In my post Arrival Sur Le Continent we'd arrived in the port of Dieppe on the DFDS /…


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Borrow Box

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Writers' podcast

Home » Posts This is, it turns out, a one-off recording I made with my iPhone of creatives in…


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Self portrait

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Pet Friendly?

Home » Posts Pet friendly? In my last post The fly in the ointment I let you in on the fact that in…


The fly in the ointment

Home » Posts The fly in the ointment In my first post about escaping the worst part of the year in…