October 31, 2017

Here is a picture of one of the comfortable lounges at the Two Bridges Hotel. We have a full house but a comfortably sized group: set up for a gourmet ...

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October 31, 2017

So far there has been very little bridge content but at the moment I am spending time creating the new seminars for the DVD recording sessions at Denham in January ...

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October 28, 2017

Our first NCT meeting brings the baby’s arrival very much in to focus. For me it was nice to meet prospective fathers who had the same worries as me. Just ...

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October 23, 2017

Recovering over the weekend with gardening, rest and then list making. Preparing for the baby! Wow that sounds weird. Helen and I are trying to prepare our lives for our ...

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October 20, 2017

This is what the end of the two river cruises looked like for me: four pallets ready for collecting with tables chairs and equipment. Next the train to Munich and ...

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October 18, 2017

I am in Bratislava and the sun has warmed the air after a chilly morning. I sense my illness passing and am energised. At the same time, Mr Bridge is ...

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October 16, 2017

Helen and I took a tram in to Vienna, but having missed breakfast we searched out a cafe in the sun. We found a rather posh one! Landtmann: plenty of ...

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October 15, 2017

Back to back events are always difficult: going from a high at the end of the last cruise to start again but I did have the joy of Helen joining ...

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October 13, 2017

After our last bridge session we had a party with prize-giving and these two cakes on display. Then we had our food and finally a lot of dancing. Energy draining, ...

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October 9, 2017

The picture shows the view from my cabin. The weather is fine if a little cold. We are here for 36 hours so lots of time to explore. A seminar ...

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October 8, 2017

The river cruise has started and I am in Vienna with a ship filled with bridge players. This afternoon is a quiet one – most are exploring Vienna, whilst a ...

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October 5, 2017

I am off on a new adventure: river cruising. Flying out to Munich tonight the day before the big event. Taking a flexibus to Passau and then an early morning ...

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