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Favourite things in November

Paddington Bear in pop-up London

Paddington Bear

The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry

Sitting in a Spitfire

Pink cyclamen

Fortnum & Mason at Somerset House


Almond-eyed portraits by Modigliani

Hearty stews and casseroles

Christmas movies

Spotting Craig Revel Horwood at the stage door

A royal engagement

Posted in Musings

Favourite things in September

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The Red Arrows flying over Ayr beach

Black-eyed Susans

Leaving port aboard a pirate ship

Doctor Foster

A velvet-eared dog wearing medals

The blue and white of Greece

A comedy version of Mamma Mia!

The engine note of a 1940’s Mustang fighter

Mythos beer and a tequila sunrise

Tom Burke as Cormoran Strike

Beach life