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... or be sent to cool their heels on the naughty step without their drink for five minutes. There is also a swearing jar where various unacceptable words have a monetary value and the proceeds are given to charity. Soon she lost the patrons who wouldn't play ball and gained a stream of families and members of the community wanting a nice place to spend an evening. Consequently the pub now boasts three years running a top three finish in ...
... from Scotland. Before that the castle belonged to Richard Neville, the Kingmaker. His daughter, Anne Neville, married Richard bringing the castle with her. He did the job well and eventually became King Richard III.
We continue Northwest. The mountains are not as high and the countryside is wilder. The forests appear to be managed and in fact we see areas that have recently been logged. The tops of the fells ...
Travelled to my ancestral town of Bishop Auckland and found the public cemetery. Spent an hour looking for Teasdales or Wilkinsons but had no luck. As far as cemeteries go we found the burials were in no real order with plenty of space between the bodies. Bishop Auckland is a market town in demise. Many shops have closed and the market square had a couple of vans selling fruit & veg and meat. ...
“The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it” - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hello dear readers. It has been a while indeed. But I'm back and ready to catch you up on the events of the past few weeks!
As July came to a close I had enjoyed a brief six days of relative calm, which I used to work on my dissertation, reorganize my room, submit job applications for the fall and catch up on lost time with my friends. This calm was punctuated by a ...
... turn (up a farmer's long driveway as it turned out) we found the right place, but there was no one home. So we walked down to the local pub to see if they knew how to get hold of the right person (they didn't) so we asked the barmaid if she knew of anywhere we could park two motorhomes overnight, and she told us to park in their carpark! So here we are, enjoying a few wines and a pint or two of Guinness while we catch up on the blog.
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