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London – 13th to 18th May

Eurostar to London for an extra long weekend.  Had tickets to see Jonathan Pryce as Merchant of Venice at the Globe.  Also saw Breabach a Scottish folk band at the new Kings Place complex at Kings Cross and the Haydn … Continue reading

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A business trip to London

Bill had a conference in London so I tagged along for a few days.  We stayed the weekend with Dave and Diane and then moved to the Hilton in Kensington while the conference was on.  This was great as I could easily … Continue reading

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Visit to Edinburgh

For the first time in about 15 years, we went to Edinburgh to experience the Festival. Four plays and one concert, ate at some fantastic restaurants and saw many of our friends. The plays were the three James’ plays at … Continue reading

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London, 20th to 26th September

Travelled by 1st class train to London – highly recommended if you can get a cheap upgrade! Saw Timons of Athens with Simon Russel Beale at the National.  Met Mairi at the V&A for lunch.  After Bill had gone on … Continue reading

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London – the last stretch

I got the train from London to Edinburgh after a few days in London (with a cold!).  Met up with Eleanor and stayed with her at Corstorphine. Thursday, Bill arrived from Amsterdam and his Dad met him at the airport.  … Continue reading

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Ashland – Shakespeare and skiing week-end

Last year we went to Ashland to try out the skiing on Mount Ashland and also catch some theatre.  It was so good, we decided to go again with Paul and Debra, Anne and Andy.  It’s a 6hr drive to … Continue reading

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A weekend in San Francisco

We stayed overnight at the Galleria Park Hotel in San Francisco since we were going to see ‘The Homecoming’ (Pinter) at the ACT on Saturday night.  We met Andy and Anne for dinner at First Crush.  Play was puzzling – … Continue reading

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