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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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THE Wedding

Round Robin November 2016. The wedding, The Ring of Kerry, another wedding, and finally another wedding!!! Bonjour Mes Amies, 36 degrees, not a cloud in the sky, only 3 hours to go before the ceremony, and the Bride calmly suggests that 30 tablecloths need ironing! Suddenly there is not a soul in sight; 30 seconds … Continue reading »

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Yaks and Yurts

Extra Dispatches. St Blaise. November issue.2014. Bonsoir mes amies. “Wonderbox, Realisateur de reves”  Finding your dreams. “Thank you Tash and Franklin, an early birthday present, book a hotel for us and we will be there.” “It’s probably best Mum that you do not Google ‘Ferme pedalogique de L’Oiselet’, but you will have a wonderful experience” … Continue reading »

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Keith & Tessa Batchelor

THE WEDDING DAY BY THE MOTHER OF THE BRIDE. (only read this if you enjoy weddings!) JULY 6th 2013 July 5th. 10am.The Marriott Hotel. Room 201… Knock on the door, Tash arriving for a quick pre bridesmaid check-up, flung open the door, but no, it was my ex, Bill, with 4 glasses of champers. Lovely … Continue reading »

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