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Proper drenching

The rain didn’t stop today. It drenched the wildflower patch and liberally watered the bedding plants and roses alike. Sadly it also prevented us going for a walk. Mirinda, meanwhile, was having a ‘bizarre’ time at her conference. 360 degree … Continue reading

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Archaeology Live! Day 2

And what a day it was! Some excellent speakers, wonderful excavations, intriguing theories…it had everything. Well, everything an archaeologist could want without getting into a hole with a trowel and finding something amazing. I guess the highlight today was Richard … Continue reading

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Archaeology Live! Day 1

What a fabulous day I’ve had…though it didn’t start so well. South West Trains decided to spoil the first day of the Current Archaeology conference for me by having emergency maintenance work between Bentley and Farnham just after I arrived … Continue reading

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The trip that sucked

Mirinda has asked that I remind her about how awful her trip back from the conference was yesterday, given it’s a yearly event. Hopefully this post will help. The main problem (among quite a few that irritate and annoy her) … Continue reading

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Jolly hockey stocks

Mirinda has been at a conference the last two days. One of those ‘ra-ra, ain’t we the best’ type affairs which she loves so much. Needless to say, last I spoke to her, she was quite keen on coming home … Continue reading

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Drunk in Oxford

A work jolly in Oxford. Had a very scary trip down with “Biggles” Pearce-Boby at the helm of his jag. One hand on his phone, the other at his ear…how the hell was he steering? Very scary. During the course … Continue reading

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