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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory the muscial souvenir programmes

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Tomorrow heralds the start of National Chocolate Week – but I couldn’t wait, and consumed a 110g bar of Dairy Milk tonight… Yes, I do feel ashamed – but not enough to hide it! Continue reading

Brighton things to do

My Brighton highlights

I speak to so many people who say they just love Brighton, a British seaside town with a great mix of people, places and things to do. So for the uninitiated, or those who love to reminisce, here’s my favourite (basically free) things to do from my visit just over a week ago… Continue reading

Touring Torbay

When I see a bright and beautiful floral ‘English Riviera’ roundabout, and palm trees start popping up everywhere, I know I’ve almost arrived at 22 miles of beautiful South Devon coastline.

Torbay consists of a triangle of coastal towns; Brixham, Paignton and Torquay. Continue reading

Best of Brixham

Over the years I’ve fine-tuned my list of favourite activities in my childhood summer playground, Brixham in Devon. I was lucky enough to visit again, so I’m sharing the ones I love the most and that have stood the test of time. Continue reading

US schooling – the land of hopes and dreams

During my time in Colorado and California, it has really struck me that the demographics of those studying at school (uni) in the US are completely different to the UK where most students are 18-21. In the US it is far more common for those in their 20s and 30s to be at school and it’s so refreshing! Continue reading