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The alarm going off at 3am seemed very early but it allowed us to get the airport in plenty of time for checking in at 4am. We checked in and passed through passport control without any problems. Now that we were not encumbered with our luggage we were able to enjoy breakfast which, for me, [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Oct 19th 2017

4 Comments CherryPie on Jun 24th 2016

We set off on our journey a bit later than we intended but we still managed to arrive at the cafe we planned on visiting in time for lunch. There was a bit of a saga getting served, we were being ignored by the waitress. Eventually we got served and the food was as good [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Jun 20th 2016

6 Comments CherryPie on Jun 11th 2014

We set off in good time and when the time came we stopped at a tea shop for elevenses at a place we tried to stop at a few years ago on another visit to Wiltshire. On that occasion we aborted the attempt, some sort of event was going on which meant parking in a [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Jun 10th 2014

The fact that the Public and Commercial Services trade union had called a strike on Wednesday gave me the excuse to take an extra day off and accompany Mr C to Newcastle where he was delivering a training course on Thursday.  I have fond memories of business trips to Newcastle a number of years ago [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Mar 25th 2013

As soon as I saw this wash basin I knew that the plug would not close to retain the water, I had recently read about a similar basin in France.  I thought never mind I will just have to be clever and wash using running water.  This wouldn’t have been too bad if the tap [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Nov 23rd 2012

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