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More visitors from Oz

Uncle Les was showing Alick around Southall, basically telling him how much had changed and how much hadn’t. They wandered down Trinity Road and Uncle Les pointed out number 55, the house he grew up in. Alick was a bit … Continue reading

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Emma & Nick in London

Today I met up with Emma and Nick for a beer (or four). They are visiting the UK from the Sunshine Coast and seem to be thoroughly enjoying themselves. They especially loved Edinburgh though they weren’t so keen on Hayes. … Continue reading

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Visitors

Sophie and Tom came over for lunch today. It was a pity the weather was rubbish. I managed a thorough soaking on my walk into Farnham first thing. Fortunately I wore my raincoat so it wasn’t as bad as it … Continue reading

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First roast

Following my (almost) successful Dundee cake yesterday, I decided to try a roast in the new oven. Mirinda decided on pork with green butter. I wheeled my trusty wicker basket to Waitrose and filled it with the essential goodies. Then … Continue reading

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The Farnham experience

We had a visit from Belinda and Tim today. Belinda is Mirinda’s cousin and Tim is her husband. We went to their wedding back in May, when we were in Australia. They are presently on a world tour and popped … Continue reading

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More Aussie visitors

Tonight we were going to have dinner at Tattershalls Castle, the boat permanently moored at Embankment. It’s a favourite place and, we thought, the ideal place to take overseas visitors for a meal. Back in May, while in Australia, Kate … Continue reading

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Dinner at the Nelson Arms

Uncle Buster and Loris came over for a visit today. The plan was to go to the Six Bells for dinner but, in these hard economic times with customers eating at home, they no longer cook on Tuesdays (this follows … Continue reading

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Despicable Me

Sophie & Tom came to visit today. Tom insisted that Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs was my favourite movie and I’d surely want to watch it. Sophie insisted that he also bring Despicable Me, just in case. Now, I … Continue reading

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