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The A to Z Of Life

I read a lovely post from the compelling fingers of Jennie Fitzkee, early years teacher par excellence. It lead to a short comment exchange that recalled my missing out of a place at Oxford University and ending up in Bristol. … Continue reading

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Defining moments

Looking back on an event, you often realise how important it was while, at the time it doesn’t seem so. ┬áMy wedding day, the birth of my children, becoming a partner in my law firm, passing my finals: these were … Continue reading

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Kia Ora Koutou Katoa – Back in Blighty

The longer address in the heading is, I’m told by my delightful friends in Christchurch, the correct form of address for more than 2 people. I hope I am addressing more than two people. I dream…. I have been asked … Continue reading

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