Hastings Half Marathon, Jerwood

Just back from week in sunny Cornwall to even sunnier Hastings.  Half Marathon this morning – they ran down the hill past our house in Harold Road.  Real festival atmosphere, all the neighbours out on…

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Hastings Battleaxe sneaks Jerwood preview…

Rose Wylie at the Jerwood Just walked past the Jerwood… much gathering of media luvvies for the Press Preview.  Saw the featured artist herself – Rose Wylie, standing outside, looking cold,  with a couple of…

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Battleaxe visits Naturist Beach

Oh no dears, don’t get excited – no pictures, no nudity even.  Scorching hot day yesterday, up to the Country Park – coffee at the Coastguards Tearooms – good sticky lemon cake, and a sighting…

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Hastings Battleaxe Granny takes a Zip….

Battleaxe on the zip wire Still in holiday mood… not surprising, weather in Hastings is as hot as Madeira.  At least it was until about half an hour ago – just looked out of the…

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From Funchal to Hastings…..Madeira holiday

Mosaic paving in Funchal Just returned from a fantastic week in Madeira.  Funchal is not unlike Hastings – perched on hills dropping down to the sea – and in fact the view of Hastings Old…

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