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July 11, 2014
by Neil Turner
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I broke the chain

Yesterday was the first day since January this year when I didn’t manage to post anything. As you will know if you read my blog regularly, I’m trying to publish a new blog post every day, even if it’s one … Continue reading

March 28, 2014
by Neil Turner
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Funeral

Dave’s funeral is today. I’ll be wearing my Doctor Who socks.

March 17, 2014
by Neil Turner
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Little Shop of Horrors

This coming Thursday, my wife Christine will be featuring in an amateur production of Little Shop of Horrors, along with other students from the University of Bradford where I work. It’s on at The New Bradford Playhouse and runs until … Continue reading

March 14, 2014
by Neil Turner
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A poor attempt at a filler post

For the past seven weeks, I’ve successfully managed to post a new entry to this blog every day. Although sometimes the entries were written in advance, not a day has passed since late January without there being something new up … Continue reading

March 4, 2014
by Neil Turner
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P-P-P-P-Pancake Day

Today is Shrove Tuesday, the last day before the start of Lent (which itself is called Ash Wednesday). In some countries, it’s called Mardi Gras (literally ‘Fat Tuesday’), but in Britain it’s more commonly called Pancake Day. The tradition is … Continue reading