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Street lights

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Michelle Robertson

29 October 2009

Anyone spotted any Christmas lights yet? Well I did on my way home from work yesterday. North Street in Brighton has theirs up and illuminated. I know we say this every year, but really, they are going up earlier and earlier. We haven"t even had Halloween or Bonfire night yet! How could they? I  ...

Who turned out the lights?

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Michelle Robertson

26 October 2009

Ooh the clocks went back over the weekend and whilst it was nice to get that so called extra hour in bed, I do wonder exactly why we persist in turning the clocks back at all in the autumn. If it is to save daylight hours, forget it. I would rather it be darker in the morning and be lighter on my wa ...

And for the weekend...

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Michelle Robertson

23 October 2009

And so the weekend does call and more DIY beckons me over the next two days. This time it"s finishing of the tiles in the wetroom. A big task ahead but not impossible. But before all of this, I get to laugh off the week at Brighton"s Comedy Festival this evening which is a nice way to end th ...

Be nice to one another

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Michelle Robertson

20 October 2009

I"m glad that the forums have really taken off in a big way on the website. Firm friendships have been made over advice, tips, news and humour as members respond to posts of varying subject matter. It"s good to see new faces emerging and interesting topics of debate to be had, but what I wil ...

Christmas is dropping through your door any minute now...

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Michelle Robertson

15 October 2009

So the next issue of Woodcarving will be dropping through your doors any day now. And it"s the Christmas one, ideal for you to get some nice little projects going in time for the festive fun. Our adorable choir of mice are just the ticket and can be done quickly from scraps of spare timber and i ...

So what do you think?

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Michelle Robertson

7 October 2009

Do you all like the new-look website? Are you finding your way around comfortably? You all still having fun? Yes or no, do tell us what you think? I think the new site is looking great and seems to flow that little bit smoother. A big round of applause to Mr Admin! Today I have my Woodworking Plans  ...

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