Tag Archives: Manchester

Manchester 


In the wake of the atrocious attack in Manchester last night, I feel have to say something. But like so many people today there are simply not enough words to express just how sad,  shocked, upset, fearful, determined, defiant and … Continue reading

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Manchester Storm


Wow! The weather in Manchester tonight has been AMAZING! It started at about teatime when the sky went green – yes, green – and there was a terrific rumble of thunder. Shortly afterwards, the lightening started and we were treated … Continue reading

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Manchester’s Top 9 Spots For A Good Read


Want to shut out the city and curl up with a book? Here’s the best spots in Manchester for bibliophiles… Source: Manchester’s Top 9 Spots For A Good Read As a big book lover, this list is amazing and I … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – 9th January


For Today… 9th January 2016 Outside my window… it is 8 degrees but feels like 2; it is raining; it is dark; it makes me glad I’m home I am thinking… I should be reading a critical essay on Peter … Continue reading

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Proud Mama Today


When I first held that baby in my arms nearly 22 years ago, never in a million years could I have imagined the pride I felt today when I saw her in her cap and gown as she graduated from … Continue reading

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W is for Weather


It’s day “W” on the Blogging from A-Z challenge, and we have arrived at the biggest obsession my country has and that is the WEATHER. If you saw my blog yesterday you will have seen the photographs I took in … Continue reading

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Winter


Brrrr it’s been snowing in Manchester.  Although it’s all quiet for now we are supposed to be getting 5cm dumped on us early tomorrow morning and then another 5 or 6cm around lunch time. This is the view from my … Continue reading

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Wednesday Hodgepodge – 14th May


Welcome to the Wednesday Hodgepodge on this merry day in May! Add your link to the end of Joyce’s post (found by clicking the picture below), and then go spread some Hodgepodge cheer to your neighbours.  Here we go– 1. … Continue reading

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Manchester Is Blue


You may know that my team is Manchester City (I think I might have mentioned it once or twice…) and you may also know I am immensely proud of “my boys” – win or lose they are still my team. … Continue reading

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My Day Today


Just a few thoughts about my day today: I was extremely proud to sit outside the room to hear my son take his grade 4 ABRSM music exam today on the trombone. It was his first ever exam, bless him, … Continue reading

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