Early signs of spring – 4 March 2017

What’s this?  A new blog post?

Having recently treated myself to a new Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70, I thought I’d try out a few shots in the garden.

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Snowdrops

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Crocuses growing in the veg plot

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Pleased with the irises and daffodils now coming through in the pots by the front door

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Sarah’s bath of winter pansies and daffodils

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Early colour in the Long Border

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Pulmonaria

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Perhaps next year a larger variety of daffodils in front of the greenhouse?

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Narcissus Tete a Tete

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Fine showing of crocuses around the rose arch

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Purple crocuses

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The veg plot wreathed in purple

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First seeds of the new season

The Greatest: Muhammad Ali dies – 4 June 2016

Former world heavyweight boxing champion, often dubbed ‘The Greatest’, Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74.  Here’s how the news broke on Twitter:

 

Leicester City Football Club win the Premier League – 2 May 2016

This evening, having started the football season as 5000-1 rank outsiders, Leicester City secured their first ever Premier League title. Here’s how the excitement unfolded on Twitter:

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Yes! Just Yes! Leicester City are champions!

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2015: My year in tweets (July to December) – 1 January 2016

Following on from the first six months, here are my favourite tweets from July to December: