Monthly Archives: December 2014

Odeboyz: behind the scenes

  (Chris, Mike D. and Mike W)

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Nothing travels faster than the speed of light with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws. Douglas Adams The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy  (Chris)

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£50 Adventure: part 2

The following year, despite receiving £25,171 in grants from the Government as well as £9,698 from the council, our section 16 agent fleeced us of £20,433 in administration fees. Our newly formed committee of 15 residents thought this was daylight robbery. The … Continue reading

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The Old Kettle

Our old Kettle Was almost part of Our black iron coal range In the kitchen. Its trusty companion A china teapot Decorated with festooned roses Waited in expectation. So many times The old brass tap Over the corner sink Filled … Continue reading

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An Uncompromising Librarian

Jim: “Where do I find Tony Blair’s* autobiography? Librarian (without looking up): “Fiction.” *UK Prime Minister 1997- 2007 (Chris)

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