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Inspire-Blog/…..ology- Its now official

There was an earlier post celebrating the achievement of  getting an …….ology.  I wonder if the same applies to Blogging.  Obviously the term blogology is not in everyday use although there was an article about it in 2002. http://www.wordyard.com/2002/07/24/blogology/   However the principles behind blogging are perhaps what […]

Photography- Victorian Gothic

We have John Betjeman to thank for saving this St Pancras Station London a Grade 1 listed building-much more than just a station.  A recent visit confirmed – it is a priceless Victorian station/ no palace!- dedicated to the travelling public John Betjeman was the poet laureate and […]

Fitness-Rowing- Setting targets

Are you trying to get to that fitness goal? You may have seen my earlier post about reaching a particular target distance on the Concept 2 rowing machine log https://log.concept2.com/login Well I’m still working on it and now have another target to reach.  I was pleased to manage […]

History-Events, dear boy Events

If you have not seen it, I would recommend the BBC 2 Programme about events in Europe.  See Monday BBC 2 at 21.00 https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00084td I am not a historian so I hope that I have followed correctly all the various steps and crises as described in the BBC […]