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Heroes and Homebodies

This week the UK went into lockdown stating: “People may only leave home to exercise once a day, to travel to and from work where “absolutely necessary”, to shop for essential items, and to fulfil any medical or care needs. … Continue reading

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Stayin’ Alive in Whitehaven

“Whether you’re a brother or whether you’re a mother/ You’re stayin’ alive, stayin’ alive/ Feel the city breakin’ and everybody shakin’/ And we’re stayin’ alive, stayin’ alive/ Ah, ha, ha, ha, stayin’ alive, stayin’ alive/ Ah, ha, ha, ha, stayin’ … Continue reading

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2020 vision

How quickly the years fly by. As one year ends and another begins, I like to think it’s a chance to focus on the important things in life and try to forget about the woes of the previous year. But … Continue reading

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Home is…

“I read within a poet’s book A word that starred the page: ‘Stone walls do not a prison make, Nor iron bars a cage!’ Yes, that is true; and something more You’ll find, where’er you roam That marble floors and … Continue reading

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Almost there…

Since my last post, I’m delighted to announce that Blue Heeler now has a new Volvo Penta D2-50 engine. That sounds so easy when written down, but changing engines hasn’t exactly been a walk in the park. We were asked … Continue reading

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