Author Archives: Guthlac

About Guthlac

An artist, historian and middle aged man who'se aim in life is to try and enjoy as much of it as he can

13 Days

  So there we have it…it all comes down to Saturday…forget Premier League Football (sorry Rugby World Cup but you know that compared to Premier League football very few care), forget Final Score or Sports Report.  This Saturday will be … Continue reading

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In other news….

  It’s been raining again!  This is the second flooding event in the past this month.   It would seem that not everything is taken up by Brexit at the moment!

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15 Days

And so the waiting begins…will we?  Won’t they?

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16 Days

All I need is the Air that I breathe I wonder if this is how it felt just before the Titanic hit the iceberg?   The calm before the storm?  I haven’t got the first clue but I suspect I am … Continue reading

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21 Days

The Warren Hills can be described as the roof of Leicestershire.  This sounds very dramatic but compared to say the Alps it isn’t really.  However, it does have its moments:  For one thing on a clear day it has spectacular … Continue reading

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22 Days

This town (town) is coming like a ghost town Jerry Dammers   Yesterday walking around Leicester city centre the Specials song kept repeating itself in my head. As with many small and not so small cities Leicester has a massive … Continue reading

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23 Days

In just over 3 weeks time the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland will leave the European Union.   3 Weeks.   Somehow for such a momentous occasion there doesn’t seem to be much activity in the form of preparedness … Continue reading

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