Barton Grange Hotel
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- Adjoining Rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... achievement! I am honoured to score a ticket.
With a student population of 38,000, graduations are a large affair. They are taking place every day over TWO WEEKS at the rate of five ceremonies per day. Admittedly the Whitworth Hall is vastly smaller than Robert Blackwood at Monash, but far more impressive. It is a mid-1800's hall oozing more Victorian Gothic Revival than any Harry Potter building. There is a magnificent pipe ...
Today seems to be a day of questions and decisions...
Blue sky or grey? (Both.)
Will it rain despite a forecast on my phone that says not? (It buckets down around 4pm.)
Why is yesterday's £3.50 bus ticket £4.10 today? (No idea!)
Lebara or Lyca for a SIM card for the iPad? (We find Lebara first.)
Will it work in Greece as promised? (Who knows...)
Ciabata or chicken pie for lunch? ...
Our English adventure has restarted after a days rest upon returning from sunny Eire. We took a maintenance day on June 26th for mental and physical recovery and did more mundane activities such as laundry and shopping and hanging out with Quintin Pomeroy and Rebecca O'Malley whilst the kiddies played with Theo.
The next day, Rebecca took us on a somewhat quintessential English trek through the 'wilds' of South East Manchester at Lyme ...
I enjoyed my time here SO much. It was busy for all the family what with me landing in, my Aunty Margaret's 70th birthday and my cousin Moya receiving her MBE at Buckingham Palace for her services to young people and families in Blackpool. Blown away at hearing what my cousin Moya does for a job. Manages over 50 people in 6 project teams trying to improve everything from housing to health for disadvantaged people. Managing police ...
... full of optimism. That optimism quickly evaporated in the driving rain when satnev no. 2 (Mark's) also broke down, thankfully Mark is a man of some skill and he managed for establish contact with his GPS satellite and we finally got going. Again. We're pleased to say the day got better and better. The rain stopped, the sun came out, the wind blew us dry and we made our way up out of Lancashire (to Neville's obvious relief) and ...