Category: News

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c.2626/104 (the number of cases is thought to be ten times this)  Each day when I wake I have that three seconds of blissful innocence where anything is possible. If only we could live in those moments. All too soon reality comes crashing down…

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c.2000/71  I walked past a little less traffic this morning and the Tuesday market on the high street was a sorry state of affairs with only the Jesus tent and the fishmonger bothering to turn up. 71 dead of the virus in this country…

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c.1300/35  This time last week things were very different. I wonder what things will be like in a week, a month. And if we believe what they say, it’s not even started yet and won’t really kick off until the start of summer.  It…

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c.600…  Every day it steps up to a different level; there are forces at work out there beyond our knowing. The forces that were previously misty and distant – working in the background and pulling the strings – they’re closer now. They’re on the…

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Cases c.500  The numbers are climbing impressively and I must admit that I’m a bit surprised that we’re all still talking about it. It was days like this that the word exponentially was made for. One of those beautiful words that languishes in the…

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Cases c.350  The food is untouched in the garage, though I did have to have stern words with eldest for dipping in to the cordial supply.  “But we had run out of blackcurrant, dad” she said. She didn’t get it. Better half replaced it…