Category Archives: Beginning life in Hove

from my birth in May 1958 in Lower Market Street, Hove until our family moves to Woodingdean in 1963

Happy Birthday to Me!

It has been a weekend full of the news of the arrival of a special little Princess – Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. But of course every baby is special to their parents, and today (5 May 2015) is my birthday. I … Continue reading

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School Reunions – would you?

Recently, on Facebook I joined a page for my senior school. Now I find my ‘year’ has organised a reunion in August. I could easily get there. It is 45 years since we began our journey, aged 11. Now, I’m just considering … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

I haven’t written here for a few months, I lost my focus and concentration for a while following the accident to my home in February. This is the photograph of my house then: and this is it now: It’s still … Continue reading

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Pontins – Bluecoats and Autographs part 2

This is a follow- up blog to the one here: https://jackiedinnis.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=1057&action=edit I posted this photograph: It is a group photograph of the Pontins Bluecoats. I was very pleased when one of them commented on this blog, leaving a message to … Continue reading

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Just to let you know …

I haven’t been posting much lately, this is because of something that happened on Tuesday Feb 4th. Here is a link to a couple of  newspaper articles. http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/portslade-audi-tt-crash-car-3111885 http://www.theargus.co.uk/news/10985878.Car_crashes_into_house_in_Portslade/?ref=nt My house is the one with the roof tiles and windows blown … Continue reading

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Mslexia blog posts

Here are a couple of links to my latest blogs on the women’s writing site Mslexia. https://www.mslexia.co.uk/blog/2014/01/using-local-knowledge/ https://www.mslexia.co.uk/blog/2014/01/on-this-day/  

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70s Saturday – put on hold

Just to say that I am putting my 70s Saturday series on hold for the moment. I am having trouble with my broadband, and it just isn’t possible to spend enough time online. In the meantime, I shall continue with … Continue reading

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£100m needed to stop Brighton & Hove seafront arches from collapsing

This morning I read a story online about the seafront arches in Brighton. I had no idea they were in such a bad state of repair but although I haven’t been along this way for a while I do have … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year

Just to wish everyone a wonderful, peaceful and happy time over the Christmas holidays. I shall look forward to seeing you back here in the new year.

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Latest Mslexia blog

My latest blog can be found here: https://www.mslexia.co.uk/blog/2013/12/selling-yourself/  

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