Monthly Archives: July 2013

Curry with the Mannings

There are so many Mannings out there at the moment that when David Elliott of Bad Elephant Music asked if anyone would fancy meeting up for a curry with the Mannings while they were in London, I did wonder who I … Continue reading

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Wolf Run (September) training : week 7

Week 7, and as I am going to be away in France I just want to make sure I keep things ticking over, at least… Monday 22 July 2013 I got out on the beach in the morning to do the fitness … Continue reading

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Le Croisic July 2013

Debbie and I had come over to Le Croisic in Brittany, France, on La Cote Sauvage, with the Hertfordshire Chamber Ensemble for their annual concert series.  Obviously, Debbie was here because of her expertise in bassooning and her brilliant singing … Continue reading

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Le Croisic : Chapelle du Crucifix

The Hertfordshire Chamber Ensemble performed a special concert for young people on Friday 26 July 2013 at the Chapelle du Crucifix in Le Croisic, and I thought it would be useful to write a blog about the Chapelle itself. Building … Continue reading

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Le Croisic : Espace Escargots

Just outside of the port area of Le Croisic is the Ocearium du Croisic, the local aquarium, and if you carry on past that then at the end of the next turning on your left you will find the Espace … Continue reading

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Le Croisic : Ocearium du Croisic

Just outside of the port area of Le Croisic is the Ocearium du Croisic, the local aquarium, and we had decided to visit it on the morning of our free day while over in Le Croisic with the Hertfordshire Chamber … Continue reading

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Le Croisic – Eglise de Notre Dame de Pitie

This blog is intended to be a guide to the Church of Notre Dame de Pitie in Le Croisic, where the Hertfordshire Chamber Ensemble played an evening concert on Tuesday 23 July 2013.  You can read more about that concert … Continue reading

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Wolf Run (September) training : Week 6

Week 6, and it’s time to get some real work done…if my non-training schedule allowed for it… Monday 15 July 2013 I was feeling good this morning so I did my extended Drill and two minutes of plank.  If you want to … Continue reading

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Paris : Tour Montparnasse et la Tour Eiffel

Or, if you like a bit of JRR Tolkien, The Two Towers.  And the Tour Montparnasse is a bit dark, now I come to think about it… Anyway, we arrived in Paris at the Gare du Nord from the Eurostar … Continue reading

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Paris : Gare du Nord to Art Hotel Batignolles

I was over in Paris for a business meeting, and as I was arriving on the Eurostar on the Wednesday afternoon for the meeting on the Thursday morning I decided to walk from Gare du Nord to my hotel in … Continue reading

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