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Success !

After yesterday’s debacle it was back to the internetweb for further consultation using the new error code offered by the last failure. The general consensus seemed to be as follows : 1. Delete the entire ontents of the Software Downloads … Continue reading

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Why do we do these things to ourselves ?

The Microsoft “Fall Update” – 1709 – trashed my laptop completely and I had to do a complete Windows reinstall and lose all my programmes. It is only recently that I have finally got it back to something like its … Continue reading

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Castramon Wood . . .

A fine Sunday tempted us out for lunch and a drive around . . . ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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New Fence Time . . .

The old fences were decaying with time and were held up by stays added over the years, and then some gales in the new year finished things off. so we had to break open the piggy bank. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” … Continue reading

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Trying out the NextGen Photo Gallery . . .

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] This is an attempt to make use of the word press gallery plugins. Several were tried including Envira and Foo but this NextGen Gallery tool seems to be the easiest (though not simple by any … Continue reading

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Faffing About . . .

No, not the UK Government ! After a week or two of wondering whether we had a slow puncture or a leaking valve or what ever, the garage had the wheel off today and there was a whopping great worn … Continue reading

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Hallo ! We’re back . . .

Back in May of 2017 I tried continuing this blog on Blogger as I thought it might be easier to maintain.  In some ways it was, but the old Word Press blog needed updating on a regular basis so as … Continue reading

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Cold, Sunny, Windy, Liveable . . .

Another cold day made to feel colder by a strong, gusty easterly wind. Bits of strato cumulus speed along but there is more blue sky than cloud. Snow flakes bounce about in the air but fortunately don’t seem to either … Continue reading

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Snow and Council Tax . . .

In The Cobbler of Preston 1716, Christopher Bullock wrote : “Tis impossible to be sure of any thing but Death and Taxes”, so says Wikipedia and other on line references . . . Well, here, it is, the modern version : ” ‘Tis impossible … Continue reading

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A Monument to the Past . . .

Viaduct in the middle of nowhere . . . The old line to Stranraer from the West Coast main line where it passed over the Big Water of Fleet. Standing and looking at it I could not but help reflect … Continue reading

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