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Wonderful Westonbirt

They arrive in droves. Children in brightly coloured wellies, adults with piled-high buggies, teens with bulging backpacks, photographers weighed down with tripods and cameras, artists with easels and bush hats. In chattering waves they sweep from the parking field, past … Continue reading

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Season’s Change

Waiting. It fills up the mind with an emptiness that you constantly strain to hear. It agitates the blood, fizzing away like an Alka-Seltzer inside you. It smothers all activity, all thoughts, all good intentions. If you are waiting, you … Continue reading

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Lines on Cornwall

Strips of light through trunks standing guard along the road; yellow lines on tarmac bends rising up in stripy posts. The bank looms high on one side, falls away at the other − a sheared plane. Stalks of reed reach … Continue reading

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