Monthly Archives: May 2007


Africa Day

Another bank holiday pissing down with rain. Undeterred (sorta) went down for the last bit of Africa Day in Trafalgar Sq. Hardier folk than we had braved most of the day and though the turnout could’ve been better the vibe was great. Disappointed to have got there too late to catch Miriam Makeba we nevertheless had a great hour or so skanking it up with the fabulous Misty in Roots […]


Aracena the story

Have at last got round to sticking up some more photos so check out what I got up to while walking in La Sierra de Aracena, Spain. More photos of the trip on photography pages. Thanks to Rosie and Ju of Lottsa Women Walking and the other women on the holiday for a great time.


Viva Aracena

At the beginning of the week the forecast looked like it would be wall to wall rain for my time in Spain. But nearer to leaving my heart is well, heartened to find that it may well be wall to wall sunshine instead. Off to bed to dream of cloudless skies, spring flowers, great eating and blissfully chilled days. Watch this space …


This Is England

Decided to take my own advice from previous post, get out more. So tonight decided not to do my usual leave work and spend evening idly surfing the net thing and took meself off to the cinema to see This Is England.   I was semi prepared for it to be a pretty depressing film but was pleasantly surprised. That’s not to say parts of the film weren’t depressing (what […]