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Vaccinations, Brexit & a Gynaecologist

Vaccinations, Sheep, Brexit, Golf and the gynaecologist! Bonne journee mes amis. We will all miss you Captain Tom. “At the end of the day we shall all be ok again; the sun will shine on you and the clouds will go away.” A huge thank you to all our NHS Staff, and front-line workers all … Continue reading »

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Interesting Facts

Interesting little read, to occupy yourself for a minute or two There is an old Hotel/Pub in Marble Arch, London, which used to have some gallows adjacent to it. Prisoners were taken to the gallows (after a fair trial of course) to be hanged. The horse-drawn dray, carting the prisoner, was accompanied by an armed … Continue reading »

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Olif Lockdown to World Lockdown

April 30th, 2020. Corvid 19. Quotes: “One day this will be over, and we will be grateful for life in ways we never felt possible before.” – Olif et. al.“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill.“There are times in life when you have got to go through it to get it!!” – … Continue reading »

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Gerbil’s message during lockdown

Hello everyone who loves and follows the adventures of Olif & JS. This is a message from Gerbil (Olif’S fabulous and incredibly handsome Brother In Law. Don’t ask where the Ger came from because we can’t remember. During these torrid times, I am creating this post by sending out a message on behalf of the … Continue reading »

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RCVS Advice (sic)

This is a genuine (probably) email that our very own Shipman, JS. JS if you don’t know is a graduate, as in Mr John Speer MRCVS BVet Med from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, received from his own collage (sic).. (COLLAGE!!). I (Gerbil) reproduce it in full… -o-o-o-o-o-o-o-O-o-o-o-o-o-o-o- Good morning The Royal Collage Of … Continue reading »

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Coronavirus. We will beat it.

Support from Olif and JS. We will beat it, we will beat it, together. (Boris Johnson March 2020) A huge thank you to all our medical staff worldwide for their expertise and dedication. Encouragement to you all from up the mountain.Where the Golden Eagles continue to fly, and Olif and JS are in isolation for … Continue reading »

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2019 and now 2020!

 2019, and now 2020! Bonjour mes amies. The Beast from Spain“You are the physio, be it sometime since you retired! I need a machine to make my ankles bigger!”“Why don’t we have a personal trainer that looks like Daniel Craig “I suggest. A week later, the beast from Spain arrives, a Multigym.Flat packed, 12 boxes, … Continue reading »

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2 minute shower

Bonjour All. Please note: Now up and running, our new email address: j.speer@orange.fr This is all thanks to orange, for costing us less than sfr, JS’s perseverance, but mostly thanks to Houston/Swadlincote HQ for “Remotely’ intercepting us at 11pm last night and successfully making this possible. -o-o-o-o-o-o-o-O-o-o-o-o-o-o-o- A big kiss to Lou,D and probably Hattie. … Continue reading »

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Spitfire and a hole in the head

Bonjour mes amies. April 2017 Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Kent, on a very cold, extremely windy march day… “I have a surprise for you Nessie, I have booked a flight for you in a 1942 Spitfire.” “When?” “Today” Now even I know WW2 Spitfires have only one cockpit, so unless I shared the same seat … Continue reading »

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