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Things To Keep You Entertained While Social Distancing/Self Isolating in the UK

This an amalgamation of posts I made on my Facebook with a few entertainment ideas for people staying at home for the next few weeks….

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There’s a Lockdown Sale on over at Big Stir Records!

Message from the Big Stir Records Facebook page!  Keeping the flow of music alive “in these troubled times” Good news for shut-ins (as The Ex…

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Ken Dodd Mural In Liverpool

Today was the second anniversary of the passing of the comedy legend Ken Dodd, and this wonderful, bright and colourful painting was unveiled in Liverpool…

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The Flying Scotsman At My Local Station

As I got off my train from work last night at Eccles Station I came almost face to face with The Flying Scotsman. Okay, so…

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Monty Python and the Holy Grail Themed Charm Bracelet

This design hasn’t gone up on www.mysticmakes.co.uk yet, but it should be on there at the weekend.  Inspired by my favourite Monty Python film and…

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Fake Posts

While browsing for ideas for blog posts I have come across various links suggesting they can give you sure-fire content to generate clicks and therefore…

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February Gratitude

This month I am grateful for the small group of people that I see regularly at the train station each morning. They set a positive…

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A Trio of Poems From Adrian Henri

In honour of Valentine’s Day here are three of my favourite love related poems by Adrian Henri.

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Monty Python themed Charm Bracelet

I’m really pleased with this epic 19 charm Monty Python themed bracelet. I’m wearing mine as I write this blog entry and it’s not too…

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Big Stir YouTube Channel and Brand New Video From The Armoires

The lovely folks at Big Stir Records now have a youtube channel which promises cool music videos and news from the Big Stir community. Lots…

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