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Our Great Leader Kim Jong-Un

Kim Jong-un positively dotes on Sooty and idolises Harry Corbett, whose autograph he keeps in a Tupperware box in his bed. He also likes Sweep, but not as much. Kim Jong-un often causes great hilarity and affection by whipping out…

Todmorden

I just spent a fab weekend in Todmorden, with friends Franklin and Henrietta who live there. Todmorden, pronounced TOD-mer-den, aka Tod, is in Calderdale, West Yorkshire. It’s surrounded by steep Pennine slopes and moorland and overlooked by a looming tower…

Mica, Franklin, Lucky Dog, Hattie and Henrietta

Uranus

Uranus, viewed through the Subaru Telescope on Hawaii As the nights draw in, console yourself with the fact that you don’t live on the north or south pole of the planet Uranus. Because Uranus tilts at an extreme angle of…

All Over The Place

OK. OK. Yes. I know. I haven’t been peacockshocking much. That’s because I’ve been all over the place. In the last week alone, I’ve been to Whitstable and Seasalter on the Kent coast, London, Gillingham, Stonehenge, Scotland and Oxford. I…