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28 February 2019 ~ 0 Comments

Writing for Wellbeing

Every Monday morning, from 10am-12, at St Joseph’s Tearooms, (Mercian Centre),Abbey Grange, Oaks Road, Whitwick LE67 5UP. Email: or for details. £10 per session.

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29 January 2019 ~ 0 Comments

Write with us in Bulgaria!

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02 June 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Flex the writing muse

Ladies! Come to our creative writing sessions at Hermitage FM Coffee Lounge in Memorial Square, Coalville. We have great fun every Tuesday with some creative language as well as writing. Not for those who wish to remain aloof or precious – but for those of us who want to be ourselves and share imaginative and […]

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11 February 2013 ~ 0 Comments

King Richard rides again

Where would we be if King Richard had won? What would Britain be like today if Richard III had won the battle of Bosworth and the country had not fallen to his cousin Henry Tudor? After all, Richard at 33, was in his prime – who knows what good he might have gone on to […]

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03 February 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Not just for a day

It’s World Cancer Day, a contradiction in terms if ever there was one. People whose lives have been touched in any way by cancer might stifle a hollow laugh at this point. The C-word is with us every day in some form or another – not just one day a year. As a former cancer […]

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20 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Snow bored

Snow is like an attractive person you meet in a bar. Once you get involved they turn out to be not so much fun after all. Thanks to Liam for that observation. For the third day the snow is falling, making our road impassable and our cats impossible. I seriously want to hibernate but find […]

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13 January 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Feature in Leicester Mercury

It’s raining, of course it is, when I make the appointment for the elder of our two dogs to see the vet. Daisy is nearly 15, a Labrador-cross.  We have had her from six-weeks old. As I speak to the vet’s assistant on the phone, the tiny puppy that once stole my heart is so […]

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