Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Glorious Palace of Westminster

Every year at the beginning of September there is a weekend where a number of buildings in London are ‘Open’. Some require you to book (well in advance too!) and some are only open at certain times, it’s a great … Continue reading

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The Romans Started the Essex Thing…

Posting this several months after the event…  We went to Colchester at the end of July – a Roman wall and a chance for some exploring enough to get us out of London for the day and into Essex. Colchester … Continue reading

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I ain’t dead

I promise I’ll try and post something significant soon – this blog has been sadly sadly neglected. Life! Don’t talk to me about life… grumble.  However, spring is here and the days are lengthening and it’s not that cold anymore! … Continue reading

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