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The D Day Victoria Cross.

I was away when it was D Day so didn’t get the chance to post anything but when I got back I found this amazing story on the Imperial War Museum web site.   THE D-DAY VICTORIA CROSS Stan Hollis … Continue reading

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When they see us.

I have just watched the film “When they see us,” which is the story of five innocent children who were convicted of a rape in Central Park and spent from 6 to 12 years in prison before being exonerated. All … Continue reading

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I have lost the will to live!

Modern life is conspiring to do me in, I am almost at the point where I have lost the will to live. Some of you may have read my previous post, Alexa and the Amazon Music saga which took place … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones is over.

I cannot tell you how delighted I am that Game of Thrones is over, I absolutely loathe and detest it and even worse the pointless discussion after the programme. It is without a doubt a Marmite show, my wife loves … Continue reading

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Alexa and the Amazon Music Saga!

I have an Amazon music machine thing to which we added a small one, a sort of extension speaker, at least in my mind. I have no idea how the damn thing works and very rarely use it, however I … Continue reading

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The Battle of Singapore.

I was looking for something else when I came across this film which I did some many years ago about Lieutenant General Arthur Percival and the Battle of Singapore in World War Two. Here is the link.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3lLGllAfkE  

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Eccentrics wanted.

Some years ago I was lucky enough to get an entry in the second charity bicycle run called The Tweed Run which took place in London in 2010 and what a fun day it was. I was reminded of this … Continue reading

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