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Ride a cock horse to Banbury Cross,
To see a fine lady upon a white horse;
With rings on her fingers and bells on her toes,
She shall have music wherever she goes.

On sunday we set off to Banbury, albeit taking a rather more conventional method of transport than a horse for a family gathering. Banbury was the [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Mar 22nd 2017

On Saturday evening I had the pleasure of attending a candlelit concert in the Wrekin College’s Chapel. The performance was by; Wrekin College Combined Choirs and Orchestra, The Old Hall School Chapel Choir with Piano and Choral Soloists.*
As we  approached the chapel it was very atmospheric because the outer porch window sills were illuminated with [...]

20 Comments CherryPie on Mar 20th 2017

… An update on the fitting of our new backdoor

Before the door was fitted we discussed in length our exact requirements with the person who came to measure and assess the fitting; he knew exactly what we wanted. He suggested that a blank panel was fitted so that exact measurement could be taken when the [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Mar 15th 2017

…from my intended update on the latest update about the recent replacement of my backdoor.

I was trying to find a picture of the backdoor as it was when we first moved into the house. I know there is one there somewhere…
Along the way I got distracted by this self portrait sequence, which I couldn’t resist [...]

18 Comments CherryPie on Mar 11th 2017

After Storm Doris damaged some of our neighbours fence panels they  removed almost all their fence panels and replaced them with something more robust. The new fencing has improved the look of our garden and has advanced our garden project

There is however one small unsightly panel left in the corner. This part of [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Mar 4th 2017

I  arrived home this evening with thoughts of cooking this evening’s dinner and plans for the weekend ahead. I had only been home a few minutes when Mr C came to sit with me, after a few minutes he started to study a piece of paper. I enquired about what he was looking at and [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Mar 3rd 2017

After checking our system this morning the engineer declared the system was working perfectly and that it was operator failure our thermostat was set too low. I wondered about this diagnosis as I originally thought that was the problem too. After we had our new door fitted Mr C had turned the thermostat down a [...]

20 Comments CherryPie on Feb 27th 2017

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