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About briwinter

Born in South London. Went to school in Liverpool and college in Shrewsbury. Lived in Coventry while I was married. Now live in Catterick. I like walking and reading as well as listening to music and trying to get my head round computer stuff.

A Different View

Sorry, I am late with this update to the blog.  No real excuses here, I simply was not in the mood on Sunday.  It has been so wet and wild and windy that I could not concentrate.  The wather can … Continue reading

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Discovering Shortwave

The last week seems to have gone by really quickly.  I do not know whether it was because I have been out on a few days or whether I have been busier, in any case, for whatever reason; last Sunday … Continue reading

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Trying Again

I have let another long period lapse between this and my previous post. I did not mean to but things just got in the way. Now, that may sound as if I am making excuses but honestly that is not … Continue reading

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Approaching Christmas

So, only six days left until the big day.  I hope that you are all set.  I think I am, as much as I can be.  Christmas for more was always a time to scan through the Radio Times to … Continue reading

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Settling In

It is Mothering Sunday; well that is what it used to be called until somehow it was changed to Mother’s Day.  And I hope that all mums had a great day.  Sadly mine passed on in April 1981.  I was … Continue reading

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My Trusted Friend

That is another week gone.  Finally got all the paperwork sorted following the split from my partner so now I hopefully can pick myself up, and move on, all be it £50K lighter.  Still, I have got my house so … Continue reading

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School Listening

So, I am back again.  Christmas and New Year but a distant memory now as we are into the second week of March.  All the Irish racing lovers now gearing up for the Cheltenham National Hunt Festival that begins on … Continue reading

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