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... s a house used for R&R by allied troops taking a break from the front line. It was run by 2 chaplains, Neville Talbert and Philip 'Tubby' Clayton. We see some information about life behind the lines, and see this remarkable house set up like an homely English boarding house, with a library, places for the soldiers to relax, have a bath, and apparently have some female companions! There is also a chapel in the attic, up some steep stairs. 'Tubby' was born in ...
... operated as a depot, staging post, railhead and hospital area. It was a place in which soldiers tried to recover to some extent from their tours of duty at the Front. Poperinge had sufficient civilian population left in it to run shops, cafes, inns and "coffee houses", some of which operated as brothels. There was also the famous Talbot House set up by an Australian army chaplain called "Tubby" Clayton, as a place of Christian inspiration, where soldiers of all ...
... slightly, but you know what I mean. Today, however, I spent about three hours clinging onto every word coming from the car's radio, which was playing BBC Radio 5 Live for the whole journey from Cheltenham to Folkestone. Team GB winning four medals within the space of about an hour (two golds and two silvers) made me genuinely patriotic (what is wrong with me?!!). There are things which even I stop at, though: boxing and beach volleyball definitely come to mind here. ...
... on. Here's hoping it works!
That blogging should not be done as an after thought years after the travelling (but I really want to include everything!) And I'm very lucky I still have the emails I sent home from summer '09 to help with the blogs. ...
So in nepal i met a girl called Daisy who thought it was completely tragic, that my plan was to be on a plane on christmas day. So with little convincing my flight was changed from Kathmandu London to Kathmandu to brussels a few days earlier. And fter a delayed flight from Kathmandu to Delhi and then flight from Delhi to Heathrow and been detained at Heathrow airport by customs ...