Good intentions and the paradox of power.
I went for a walk in Stover country park this morning. The woods were heavy leaved after the rain and thick with the signs and sounds of May. Warblers and wood pigeons sang and cooed, content. A robin followed, watching my steps.
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At the last light of April, the sky was filled with the yellowish sands of a squall. Thick rain spattered and smeared the window like mud.
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Births, Deaths and Marriages
Some good news at last: It was announced yesterday that the Prime Minister’s fiancée, Carrie Symonds has given birth to their son.
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As it’s raining and the garden is out of bounds, I am confined to the house today in lockdown. I was thrilled then, to hear a knock at the door.
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Expert advice and wise words
After the sunniest and driest April that I can remember, it’s raining and is set to continue on and off for the next few days.
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PM Boris Johnson has returned to work this morning and delivered his first statement since leaving hospital.
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Busy bees and busybodies
Cancer research UK warned that an expected 2,250 new cases of cancer could be going undetected each week due to the Coronavirus response.
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Today is St. George’s day, otherwise known as the feast of St. George.
He is Patron saint of England and is highly celebrated in both western and eastern Christian churches. (He’s also Patron saint of Palestine, Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Lithuania and Greece)
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Greta is back in the news as we are told it is ‘World Earth day.’ Last year was the warmest on record and it’s certainly been a lovely April so far, in lockdown.
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It’s a long story
In a badly timed and ill-advised effort to regain the headlines, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have written to the British tabloid press to let them know that they will never work with them again- so there!
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