Category Archives: Derbyshire Dales

Small is Beautiful

Time seems to have passed so quickly since Glastonbury, all of a sudden we’re heading towards August bank holiday! I’ve not exactly been sitting on my backside, well I have actually, mainly in fields, with sunshine, good music and friends. … Continue reading

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Oh What A Circus

I don’t normally allow anyone to address me as ‘uncle’, even though my eldest two nieces, and their neighbours, always used to do so. It was almost in a comical way, so that didn’t really matter. Somehow it never really … Continue reading

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Early Morning Reflections

It’s just gone 6 o’clock Tuesday morning, and I’m up writing this. There’s been quite a gap since my last entry, and although I’ve sat down and written loads and loads, changing circumstances has meant that it was out of … Continue reading

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