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Daybook Entry – 5th March 2017


For Today 5th March. I am following a Lent Challenge from the Bible Society, which doesn’t have a prompt for Sundays (Sundays are not counted part of Lent) and so I’m doing a Daybook entry instead. Looking out my window… … Continue reading

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Joy


Lent Challenge – “Joy” Today’s Lent Challenge prompt is Joy and I thought I would share something with you that brings joy to me instead of trying to find words to describe what joy is. It is a brass band … Continue reading

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A Champion of a Day


I had a champion of a day yesterday. Actually, the day began about two weeks ago with a phone call from my son one evening that started with that familiar “Muuuuuum……?” He plays Bass Trombone with Pemberton Old Wigan Band, which … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – New Year’s Eve 2016


For Today… the last day of 2016 Outside my window… I can hear some isolated bursts of fireworks going off locally. The weather is mild to cold but not frosty yet. I am thinking… about some changes I need to … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – 24th February 2016


For Today… 24th February 2016. Outside my window… it is a chilly -1 and each star is like a little chip of ice in the sky. I am thinking… about who fascinating it is to cross paths with new people. … Continue reading

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View from the PamCam – a Todmorden “Belfie”


Friday night is music night!! Well, it is in the Calderdale valley where Todmorden Brass Band rehearse. We have had a cracking night at band again tonight playing with some really lyrical and beautiful moments all evening. Here we are … Continue reading

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I’ve Got The Joy!


One of the joys of community banding such as we do at Todmorden Band is that we have a great deal of choice about what music we play at what time of the year. At this time, many – if … Continue reading

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