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TPN HCR

As I write this The Parish News is quarter of an hour in to being broadcast on on Harrogate Community Radio, the best radio station in Harrogate in my opinion. I have had a very sleepless night before hand (it is now the evening) and I am starting to wind down. Wonder Woman is on the telly and we had pie for tea; it is a relaxed house that I write from tongiht. But, I…

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TPN RE

This blog post is about The Parish News and Resonance EXTRA. I have the good fortune to be broadcast on the esteemed Resonance Network – it is a great Network that can be tuned in by 4.1m people. I am unsure how many folk actually listen to my show, The Parish News, but it is a heartening thought that a couple of hundred people may be listening at any given point. The station I am…

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Ijo Pona Redesign

Ijo Pona, the Blog of Harrogate’s Funny Little Man, has had a bit of a face-lift; a bit of a redesign. It is one I am happy with and one I hope to stick to for the coming year. I have crossed all of the “t’s” and dotted all of the “i’s” and it is looking doozy. Another point to note is that I am now using Disqus for the comment system – the old…

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Health

Dr Appointment // Virtual Meet Up

I had a check up with the consultant today – all done virtually. The app we used was linked to the surgery and it was seamless. The Doctor and the nurse were respective distances apart and I was sat in my dressing gown lording it up – right laugh. The appointment was for an on going condition, something that wears me down; the result of the appointment was that I am changing medication. To be…

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Fat Ankles

I was hospitalised for having fat ankles today. I had a bad pain in my right ankle around 5am and there was a bit of swelling; I admit I was a bit worried as I had been under the weather since I had the Pfizer vaccine. I was worried for clots. So, I phoned 111. The guy, Andy, on the other end of the line said I should head to A&E as soon as I…

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