Category Archives: story telling

Terry Pratchett

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Writing4Fun Monmouth

Writing4Fun restarting on Thurs 5th Sept 2013. 9.30am to 11.30am Monmouth library. Don’t forget… For more info on our sessions email: pat@paddlebrook.co.uk

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Merlin in Rhyl

This past week, I have been travelling up to the North of Cymru. Looking for Owain and Tudur.  I didn’t find them, though I heard stories of where they had last been sighted. But I did meet the marvellous magician and … Continue reading

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Ashbourne Shrovetide photos 2011

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As a teenager in Ashbourne, Shrovetide was a brilliant event. A tradition, two days once a year, for fun, freedom to follow the hug, a time to be with your mates, and much much more. Why is it still going … Continue reading

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One town, two days, thousands of players

What cheaper fun can you have? No need to buy popcorn or a match ticket. Just turn up and enjoy the spectacle. News of Shrovetide Football has travelled to the New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/08/sports/soccer/08goal.html

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Ashbourne Shrovetide Football

see also later posts… In my recent ‘top random tags’ Calcio appeared. This is a Lent game of Football played in Italy. You can live stream it if you want! But rather closer and in the Uk is Ashbourne Shrovetide Football. … Continue reading

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Top 3 and Top 20

The current top tags on wordpress.com as the new day arrives: News Music Life I am into random – so the next 20 Politics Photography Travel Art Fashion FoodCalcio Events Poetry Entertainment Video Family Videos Movies Local Personal Sports RandomFilm … Continue reading

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