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Sep 7, 2011 - 1500 people, 50 bookshops. Great odds.

Bob’s Bits Breakfast this morning started with apple juice from the current harvest. The management believes it is environmentally unsound to use oranges due to the distance to the groves of southern Europe. Our scrambled eggs came from the hens running around the garden out back of the hotel. The bacon was locally sourced and the bread was fresh baked. The marmalade and jams were all home made and delicious. The coffee rich and the Earl Grey tea pungent. The BBC 1 radio softly filling us in on the days news in the background made for a...

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Sep 6, 2011 - Gastropub in a gastropub-less universe

Today was a monumental day in our current trip. It was the day when it was agreed that the person holding the map gets to make the decisions about where to turn! With no arguments! And this way, the marriage will survive to take another trip. For more details, read Bob’s Mea Culpa. . . . Marilyn’s Musings The original plan for today was to go to an outdoor history museum, but the steady rain sent us to the guidebooks for an alternative to more wet clothes. We were intrigued with Lord Bute and his partner in money spending, William Burges,...

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