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We say goodbye to Ireland

A face full of character, the folk singer outside a store in Kilkenny. He had a beautiful voice and we stayed around for a while just listening to him. We asked about the jigs played by many groups in Brighton. … Continue reading

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Southern Ireland – full of contrasts

Glendalough Monastic Site  here we discover the history of Saint Kevin who frequently retired to a cave nearby. Well if you are going to be a hermit where better than the Wicklow Mountains? This place is truly amazing with new … Continue reading

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The lady in pink on the 14 to Peacehaven

A lady on the 14 to Peacehaven smiles. From her clothes she obviously likes pink. I sit next to her, ring my son briefly, ring my partner to ask if he can pick me up at the bus stop. I then tell … Continue reading

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Time out at the Marina…

to sit in a cafe for coffee and cake,  watch the boats bob up and down,          or buy a pint at Wetherspoon – this must be the best Wetherspoon in the country… or pretend you’re in France with escagots … Continue reading

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Virginia creeper and the meaning of life?

Yesterday I found myself reflecting on ‘the meaning of life’ on the 27 bus.  A bit of a weighty subject for popping to the bank, but the sea was raging and I could hardly see out of the window. As … Continue reading

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