Monthly Archives: February 2012

A Special day

We are celebrating a special day.   So a short but special post to thank all our family and friends around the world for giving us love and support over four decades! M2

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A New Day. A New Year.

Ash Wednesday the 22nd February 2012, the first anniversary of the day that changed our lives in the city of Christchurch.     A day for remembering and a day to look forward.   Alongside the public and private services remembering those who … Continue reading

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A recent visit to the Canterbury Museum was special for a number of reasons.   As well as the wonderfully arranged permanent exhibitions, detailing the history of Maori and European settlement of the South Island of New Zealand,  there are a … Continue reading

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Drama, where art thou?

Maybe a strange question to pose at this moment.  Our city has been continually visited by unwanted dramas over many months, but what of creative drama in our region?   Last week I decided to check this out.   I was … Continue reading

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What are your priorities?

Last week I had  breakfast with some friends.   After the meal we were informed and entertained by the principal of one of the  schools of our city.   Following a brief update on the progress of repairs at  the school … Continue reading

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Sunset over the mountains

Three weeks since we launched  CalverleyArt.      This is an image captured a few days ago looking across the Canterbury plains to the mountains,  showing rain clouds gathering at sunset.  

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Cycling Mania

Road cycling is one of my enthusiams.   Have you tried it?   Encouraged by my eldest son to join him on the road during his teenage years, I have watched, with increasing excitement,  the recreation and sport of cycling take off … Continue reading

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