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A Visit to the Potter's Tropical House

For my first blog on places to go and see birds in action, I thought I would deal with my local attraction.  While it may not be massive, it definitely is a place with potential and already the chance to see a host of different birds simply flying around and acting as they would in the wild is brilliant. 753 mots de plus


Fuertaventura, aka strong winds

So this time last week I was sat in a Tapas Restaurant in Corralejo drinking Sangria, and now I’m in my pijamas looking at an open fire and watching The One Show with a cup of tea in my hand. 521 mots de plus


Fuerteventura: Where the desert meets the sea

It’s that time of year in Zürich when typically the blue summer sky begins to fade and settle into a dismal shade of gray.  The air is cool but not cold enough for snow. 518 mots de plus

Expat Life


These French Protestants were driven out of their homeland in the 17th century. In 1598 the Edict of Nantes had given this minority a degree of protection from persecution. 761 mots de plus

Local History

You've Got Mail...

Even though it’s the weekend, I decided to log into my employee email account from home just to see if there were any new messages, and I’m rather pleased I did. 120 mots de plus

Newcastle United 6 - 2 Norwich City - A Response to the 'Response'

As is most important with writing, you have to feel the need to write, and after reading some of the comments on the #NCFC twitter feed I felt compelled to issue a response defending Alex Neil and Norwich’s performance (a daunting task at this moment in time). 1 049 mots de plus