Tag Archives: Lincolnshire

New World Order

We’ve been betrayed. We’ve been sold an idea that is utterly without merit, yet we’re so steeped in the idea, we’ve lost the ability to see beyond it. Our politics, our economics, our social structures and our religions are not … Continue reading

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Rochelle organises the Friday Fiction one hundred word competition, prompted by a photo, each week: https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ After a spate of nasty traffic accidents and two motorcyclists killed, Lincolnshire police caught the culprits red-handed. Their modus operandi was actually quite clever. … Continue reading

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I’m not usually up for corporate events but I was invited to a tour of Lincoln Castle, the Magna Carta vault and prison museum, followed by high tea, yesterday. I had a fine time: most informative and enjoyable. Lincoln Castle … Continue reading

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Fifteen Ciders

We were at Scunthorpe Wine Circle last night. It was well worth the drive over. We had fifteen different ciders to taste and compare. Some were like cherryade but there were others I found quite palatable. And what more pleasant … Continue reading

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  Maybe it’s a function of my time of life. I have travelled the world and seen some truly breathtaking sights, wonderful scenery, stunning vistas. But I can’t think of a place I’d rather be than rural Lincolnshire. The climate … Continue reading

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Cider Night

1930hrs Thursday 20th November 2014, South Hykeham Village Hall, Boundary Lane, LN6 9NQ (just behind the Jet garage on Newark Road). We’re running a tasting to compare home-brewed with commercial ciders. £1 for members, £2 for non-members, all welcome. Just … Continue reading

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I decided that we watch too much naff telly and should get out more. I toyed with the two of us going cycling together, but that seemed cruel to the faithful hound, Smudge, who would not be able to accompany … Continue reading

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