Mercure Leicester City Hotel
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Travelled from Edinburgh to Warwick. Visited Warwick Castle and Ann Hathaways birthplace. Ann Hathaway was the wife of William Shakespeare. She was 10 years older than him. Stayed at the Hilton hotel and had our farewell dinner. I ended up with laringytis and ...
... Facebook status updates and blog silence which as you can imagine made publically ripping Bobby Razzler very difficult. Anyway, we got back to Nottingham and first stop was Rania's mum and dads house at 1130pm, our plans for surprise were almost scuppered when I ran into a comically placed chair in the front garden while trying to hide. It bloody hurt and caused and take 2 of filming due to some poor language. Joy answered the door to Sarah and when the ginger ninja jumped out ...
The 6th June has come and gone. The last instalment has been paid. Work has been informed. Time now for the 'big push' on planning. The preparations for my big trip to Peru in August. Those last minute purchases; a universal plug? Swiss army knife? those special trousers you unzip to create shorts? Advice is that US dollars have the ...
Early start to the auction at Grantham we were keen to attend this auction as we had seen Colin Young auctioneering on Bargain Hunt. He didn't let us down, he is fast and entertaining. Unfortunately anything we had our eye on went for more than we were prepaid to pay. We had a cup of tea and shared a slice of Bakewell Tart at the Teaspoon Tea ...
... and the foundation ruins of an old Abbey.
Day 2 site was Guild Hall where an exhibit on Richard III is displayed. A team of 4 experts found his skeleton under a car park 2 years ago. He had died in the Battle of Bosworth (near Leicester) against Henry VII. On his defeat, Henry VII (Tudor) became king and ended the War of the Roses-beginning a 150 year Tudor Reign Era. A few interesting facts:
- He was ...
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