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Friday was our first “staff meeting” at DJM. DJM staff
meetings are held at the local pub and include free food and drink from 5-8.
Let’s just say if staff meetings were like that back at home everyone would
attend and no one would complain about attending. It was a great chance to meet
some more people and make friends. Nick had some male bonding and ended up riding
a mechanical bull (yes he now has a ...
... here, as did countless military ventures.
The Roman Palace at Fishbourne was the best in Britain when it was built 1900 years ago - it came to a fiery end, but is slowly being uncovered. Very interesting work going on in the lab with a 3500 year old tibia, from another site, being dusted off!
Chichester with its cathedral and olde town well worth the ...
... Top floor up three flights of steep stairs. A pattern is developing here, but we are getting strong as bulls albeit a bit sweaty.
Walked to the Queens theatre to pick up our tickets for the following evening, and Cath confirmed our pre-theatre dinner reservations at Le'atelier du Joel Bouchon.
Tube to Mayfair so Cath can shop for hairbrushes at Selfridges Really good hairbrushes, indeed the best hairbrushes in ...
And so, eventually we landed in Gatwick and stepped right into the 1960s. I had never been to Gatwick airport and so was previously unaware of the existence of a time portal which forced the main terminal to stay in 1965. After our virtually perfect European train experiences, our train into London was delayed for half an hour due to a signal failure north of Croydon, which was of little surprise to someone used to the British rail network. ...
... celebrating the new royal baby who was born yesterday. I got off at Trafalgar Square and walked along the Strand and Fleet Street to St Paul's cathedral. On the way I did some shopping including buying Mum some royal memorabilia for the 60th Jubilee and also Kate and William's baby boy.
I find Alison's work place where I am expecting two parcels to have been delivered but the mail room staff haven't located them yet. I ring ...