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… after my haircut

My haircut was two weeks late after I had to cancel my original hair appointment due to mum being admitted to A&E after a fall. You can see from the photos that there is a reason why my hair needs cutting every four weeks!

Later in the day we enjoyed baked fish with [...]

1 Comment CherryPie on May 25th 2024

… the long way round from my afternoon volunteering in a local school

1 Comment CherryPie on May 24th 2024

I have now completed my ‘Race the Distance ‘ 50 mile virtual walk to commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the D-Day landings. Myvirtual walk took me  along the beaches of Normandy where the D-Day landings took place.
When my medal arrives I hope to do something special on June 6th to complete my commemoration of the [...]

No Comments CherryPie on May 24th 2024

Once again, I needed to move my Attingham Park Volunteering afternoon from my usual Tuesday afternoon slot, mum had a dental appointment.
Wednesday afternoon was rainy and consequently not many people ventured out. Of those that did many were first time visitors and some had chosen to come after deciding not to join their planned walk [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on May 23rd 2024

We arrived just in time for lunch, my coronation chicken sandwich was delicious. After lunch we had an enjoyable afternoon with a visit to the house followed by a walk round the gardens and woodland.

It was good to visit after over 30 years of driving past the hall when visiting relatives in the Manchester area.

2 Comments CherryPie on May 20th 2024

My only walk today was around town shopping for hair essentials for mum. I parked in a distant car park so that I could get some steps in. I had intended to go for a more leisurely walk in the afternoon but the rain and ‘thunder’ led me to stay at home and do some [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on May 18th 2024

I walk to my Thursday volunteering session at my local school whatever the weather. Usually the weather is kind to me but today it was a little damp.
Later in the day we dined out at the Bear Inn, Hodnet for a birthday celebration.

4 Comments CherryPie on May 16th 2024

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