Tag Archives: 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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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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