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This time of year is probably my favourite. Providing it doesn't rain, and isn't too cold (both very likely) then there's nothing quite like heading out just before sunset and walking through the fields or the woods as an Autumn mist creeps over the horizon. The leaves too - words can't explain the beauty of autumnal colours; a natural carpet of…

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Earlier this year, I took a 620 mile trip down the west coast of the USA with a group from Cry in the Dark & Indigo Volunteers. The weather was hot (on the most part) and the breezes were most welcome after hot climbs through The Big Sur. You can read more here. We cycled through early morning mists as the…

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There are plenty of reasons to dislike September; it’s the start of the Autumn, the beginning of cold, short, dark days, not to mention the end of Summer! In a truly British style, we always complain about the weather, but September just doesn’t make it’s mind up. Is it warm enough for shorts? Too warm for a jumper? Exactly. Weather…

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I was fortunate enough for my other half to buy us both tickets to see Ben Howard live in Newcastle on 25th April 2015. He is the sort of artist which you just know is going to to be great in person, and he certainly didn't disappoint. His style of folky, percussive, electric/acoustic music is set apart from a lot…

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I thought as a little post pay-day treat I would wander into Ipswich and see what the Town could offer me for lunch. Usually I'd sit at my desk in the office and munch away on dry rolls feeling contempt with Vegemite; if I was feeling particularly adventurous I would add cheese as well! I do often crave something with…

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I've put together a playlist of songs that I'm into at the moment and music which I feel fits the 'not quite summer, but nearly there' vibe. These are personal favourites and I've found are especially good when driving with the shades on, and the windows down. [spotify id="spotify:user:ptrling:playlist:54TZqhN6ASdSavYn1dBr9F" width="647" height="380" /] 1. T-shirt Weather - Circa Waves 2. Heaven…

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