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Ho-ho-hold on a minute, it''s not actually Christmas yet

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Miriam Bentham

28 November 2012

Every year, even more complained about than the cold weather is the ever-earlier arrival of Christmas. You start to notice chocolate oranges on sale around September, then, insipidly, an armoury of festive consumables begins to invade your dreams. There are selection boxes adorned with snowmen, toys ...

Short but sweet

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Mark Baker

21 November 2012

This blog is going to be short and sweet. I am working through everything I can today as I am off to North of England Woodworking show tomorrow, setting up for the show which runs from Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th November 2012 and you know what it is like, everything needs doing now and there will be ...

More images from Florence

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Mark Baker

15 November 2012

I said that I would probably bore you with my trip to Florence, and here is further comment on some of the things I saw. The doors and window details around Florence were wonderful; there were so many designs and styles. The Baptistry of St John next to the Duomo is an octagonal structure built betw ...

I''m back

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Mark Baker

9 November 2012

I have been back in the office for a couple of days now and it already seems so long ago that I was on holiday. Suffice to say that my wife and I loved it. There was so much to see and do that invariably we ran out of time. The weather was very mixed, one day it was wipe-out rain and the next mixed, ...

I''m back

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Mark Baker

9 November 2012

I have been back in the office for a couple of days now and it already seems so long ago that I was on holiday. Suffice to say that my wife and I loved it. There was so much to see and do that invariably we ran out of time. The weather was very mixed, one day it was wipe-out rain and the next mixed, ...

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