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Popped To Hackforth

Popped to Hackforth today – it is where my folks live; they have a new housemate in the form of my sister. Alison is between houses having put a deposit on her firs house. The lease was up on where she rented and we saw her for the first time since Xmas 2019. It is a lot different since then. But, the Swallows returned as we sat in my parent’s garden chatting. It was honest.

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#SuperSpreaderSaturday

With Lock Down lifting, I paid a socially distanced visit to my folks near Bedale, North Yorkshire. Kathryn came and it was nice to get out of Harrogate and sniff the fresh air. To be fair – it was great to see Mum & Dad and I admit I am made up for having had the good health to have stayed the night there. We were picked up on Friday at three in the aft…

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A Good W/E

My sleep gave me respite and I managed to get up in to the Dales to visit my folks over the weekend, on Sunday. Michael (+family) & Alison were there and it was a good catch up. The reason for getting together was that it was Dad’s birthday celebration. He completes another year soon and he is looking forward to completely stopping work – he says he hopes to be out of agriculture by the…

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Christmas 2019

I am listening back to Geeks at The Gates on Harrogate Community Radio as I write this. It has been a Christmas that has been ruled by radio. I run a radio station in Harrogate, imaginatively called < a href="https://harrogatecommunityradio.online" target="_blank">Harrogate Community Radio. I spent a good time of the Christmas break at my folks sat in front of my Laptop scheduling the shows for broadcast. There was a good run of programmes and I…

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