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Aug29

Second Sense Ringing

The Second Sense at the Crown & Badger, Tauranga, NZ

A few weeks back, I caught up with an old school pal of mine for a whiskey and a brief trip down amnesia avenue.

In the course of our 20+ year news catch-up, he mentioned that he played bass in a rock covers band called The Second Sense and suggested I come along to a gig.

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Aug22

Tri-Nations Victory

All Blacks

All Blacks take it!

lol biggrin smile

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Aug11

Cool Christchurch

Canterbury view. Photo: N.Tanner

Despite all my travels around this little blue-green planet, I have to confess that I’ve never been to the South Island of New Zealand.

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Aug05

Rawdons Online!

Rawdons new website is now online.

Visit Rawdon's website now (opens in new window).

It contains pretty much everything that a new recruit would want to know, so if you have ever thought it might be fun to give the whole reenactment thing a go, check it out. It’s well worth it.
And well done Su for doing such an excellent job! biggrin

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Aug03

A Good Winter Day

Sometimes, rainy days are a blessing

Well, it’s been a pretty good day, all things considered.

I awoke around 7:30 to find a steady rain falling. By the time I had washed and eaten, it was pretty clear that there wasn’t going to be much pruning done today.

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