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Gunpowder plot

At the weekend we had a fire in the back garden for Bonfire Night. As regular readers will know I love Bonfire Night. While I canโ€™t say Iโ€™ve got much sympathy with the Catholic vs Protestant gunpowder plot origins, I … Continue reading

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Crackle and sputter

The rain stopped and the clouds cleared just in time for our bonfire night celebrations on Saturday. We snuggled up around the fire in my mum and dadโ€™s garden, fingers warmed by mugs of hot soup. In the distance fireworks … Continue reading

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November

Stephen Mossโ€™ chapter on November in Wild Hares and Hummingbirds is noticeably shorter than the others. The landscape of the Somerset levels, where he lives, is sodden and dank. The birds of summer have left and the winter visitors are … Continue reading

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