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Skidby Scarecrow Festival ……. 8th & 9th July 2017

  This weekend the lovely East Yorkshire village of Skidby holds it 7th Annual Scarecrow Festival. This is always a popular event and this year is no exception.   Yesterday I spent a lovely couple of hours strolling round some … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day in June …. June 17th

  Well, I did tell you that there is always something going on in Skidby village, didn’t I ?  And the Annual Scarecrow Festival is no exception. No doubt I will be posting more information and photos of the event, … Continue reading

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‘Bursting’ into Verse

I love poetry;  I always have. Even when I was a child I was totally fascinated by the rhythm and flow of poems and learned many ‘by heart’ …..whether it was  ‘homework‘  or not …… lol ! In those dark … Continue reading

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Dear Sir, …

      Clerk of Works, Parks and Recreational Dept., Car Parks Div.. Town Hall. Dear Sir,   It is with regret that I find myself writing, once again, to complain about the lack of designated parking spaces in the … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Grandad !

    Today would have been my Grandad’s birthday …… Oh but please don’t worry,  its not a day for great sadness……. No, no, not at all.  He died over 36 years ago and now I am able to smile … Continue reading

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Skidby Scarecrow Festival 2015 …….Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 of the Skidby Scarecrow Festival ….. Well ….the day dawned warm and sunny and your roving reporter was up with the lark to capture some more images for you ………   see how good I am to … Continue reading

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5th Skidby Scarecrow Festival ……… 10th to 12th July 2015

Well, here we are …..Friday 10th of July …..and that can only mean one thing …… Yes indeedy ……… its the beginning of the Skidby Scarecrow Festival !! Last year, due to circumstances beyond our control, the Festival had to … Continue reading

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‘Selfie’

After Ellen DeGeneres crashed Twitter with ‘that’ celebrity ‘selfie’, there have been many ‘copy-cat’ versions. So, in the same spirit, I post this  ‘celeb’  selfie, taken (wink, wink) by the cuddly toy known as Boofle.     As you can … Continue reading

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