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Bamburgh Castle again

  Last weekend to Bamburgh Castle to visit my friend O., croquet queen.  They take croquet seriously up there.  Loaded with wet-weather gear (thanks BBC weather forecast) I arrived in a heatwave.  Bliss. From the Castle south through woodland and … Continue reading

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Castle life

A friend asked me to visit her.  She lives in one of the 16 or so apartments at Bamburgh Castle, on the north-east coast of England.  “Always take a hot water bottle when staying in a castle,” I’d been advised by another … Continue reading

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