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A Photo a Day in June ….June 21st

  The pretty market town of Beverley in East Yorkshire, has many delights. The jewel in its crown is surely the magnificent Beverley Minster, but it also boasts North Bar,  a 15th century gateway to the town and many old … Continue reading

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Novation

“Of course, it’s all a terrible fraud,”   she thought to herself, as she sat back down on her velvet-covered chair and once again picked up her tapestry needle. Her lawyers had just left ……the documents had been novated; everything … Continue reading

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Scrubbed Doorsteps and The Smell of Carbolic

I can see them now, the narrow rows of terraced houses. One row backed onto another. The tiny, single fronted, two up, two down cottages in grey, grimy streets. One street looked identical to the next, the white net curtains … Continue reading

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Only Dreaming ……… Day 7 of 100

I do have some very strange dreams. I’m sure we all do. Most of them are  ‘ordinary’  dreams ….the type that disappear as soon as I wake.  or the memory fades very quickly and I am unable to recall very … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days ……. Day 96

96 of 100 I pass this little graveyard almost every day when walking round the village. It sits quietly between two houses, on Main Street, quite a way from the village church and main graveyard ……. and it intrigues me. … Continue reading

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