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German proverb

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05/05/2021:

Trees
The last of April
Church
The start of May

Recent News

25/04/2021:

  • A review of That Old Country Music by Kevin Barry 3

    "Kevin Barry, the jacket blurb reads, "has been acclaimed as one of the world's most accomplished and gifted short story writers". It doesn't say by whom, but Barry would presumably agree..." More

  • Photos.
Sconce Lane
More April

05/04/2021:

  • A review of Judgement Day by Penelope Lively 4

    "Intellectual mother-of-two Clare Paling moves to the Oxfordshire village of Laddenham when her successful husband gets a new job. Stuck for something to do during the day, she gets involved in a church fundraising campaign, bringing to bear on the activity both an interest in eccesiastical history and a cool-headed religious scepticism that set her apart from the other participants..." More

  • Photos.
Field, trees
March and early April

06/03/2021:

  • A review of Trawler by Redmond O'Hanlon 3

    "For his fourth book, Redmond O'Hanlon had been planning a jungle trip to New Guinea, but the project fell through, and he had to choose a less ambitious adventure, closer to home. He settled on the idea of joining a trawler crew in the middle of winter..." More

  • Photos.
Trees
The rest of January
Boat house
February

09/01/2021:

Photos:

Stagnant pool
Walking
The outward channel is already partially re-frozen
Icebreaking
Railway bridge and footbridge
Lunchbreaking
Sheep in snow
Snow

31/12/2020:

  • A review of 1971: Never a Dull Moment by David Hepworth 4

    "David Hepworth presents a month-by-month account of the musical releases and events of 1971, the year that rock, according to him, "came of age". Certainly, the year was rich in classic records, including Carole King's Tapestry, Nick Drake's Bryter Layter, David Bowie's Hunky Dory, Marvin Gaye's What's Going On, Joni Mitchell's Blue, the Stones' Sticky Fingers, and Led Zeppelin IV..." More

  • Photos.
B1102
Cambridgeshire
Bridge
Yorkshire

18/12/2020:

Photos:

Church
Fens
Ben contemplates the world
Photos from 1992

06/12/2020:

Photos:

Prince of Wales Park
Bingley in the rain
It's wintry
Burwell Fen
Undulations
Out and about

27/11/2020:

  • A review of The House with Old Furniture by Helen Lewis 3

    "Evie Wolfe and her husband Andrew move to Pembrokeshire to start a new life after their eldest son is murdered in a drugs feud. Andrew, a senior civil servant, keeps disappearing back to London to attend to affairs of state, and probably to meet his old flame Caroline..." More

  • Some long-overdue updates to the Pop CD catalogue

  • Photos.
You can look down from the lodes to the fens, thanks to peat shrinkage
More November

13/11/2020:

Photos:

Road
Suffolk
Wicken Lode
Wicken Fen

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