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Voting for Tomorrow

DEAR Granddaughters, Lots of us grown-ups will be doing something a bit silly tomorrow. We will go into a building in a nearby street and be given a piece of paper. We will take the piece of paper over to … Continue reading

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Here Today: Gig the Eighth

Mr Twitchett’s Coffee House and Bar, Stroud Tuesday 1st April 2014 Secret Musician: Steve Legge (trombone) Special Guest: Tim Martin In the Thermos: Agua de Canela _________________________________________________________________ WITH awesome panache, our secret musician Steve not only persuaded a member of … Continue reading

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Here Today: Gig the Seventh

Mills Café, Stroud Saturday 1st March 2014 Secret Musician: Susannah Gooch (violin) Special Guest: Marguarita Mills In the Thermos: Pomegranate and rose cordial _________________________________________________________________ 1965 was the year Jo started keeping a five-year diary, which she chose as her Show … Continue reading

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Here Today: Gig the Sixth

Kitsch Coffee & Wine Bar, Stroud Saturday 1st February 2014 Secret Musicians: Out of Time (duo; guitars and vocals) Special Guest: Francoise Pinteaux Jones In the Thermos: Lapsang souchong ______________________________________________________________ CLEO and Tony, meeting by a pyramid in 41 BC, … Continue reading

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Here Today: Gig the Fifth

Springhill Co-housing, Stroud Wednesday 1st January 2014 Secret Musician: Callum Wardle (trumpet) Special Guest: Renie Hudman In the Thermos: Chort ________________________________________________________________ WITH pleasing serendipity – in view of the watery start to the year – the fifth Letter of the … Continue reading

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Here Today: Gig the Fourth

Woodruffs Organic Café, Stroud Sunday 1st December 2013 Secret Musician: Oogoo Maia (clavichord) Special Guest: Toby Kempner In the Thermos: Rooibos Tea __________________________________________________________________ MARY, played by a pregnant Marcus (bowler hat under jumper), and Joseph (Jo, with suitable tea-towel head-wear) … Continue reading

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Justin the Money

13. Justin the Money (From the Public Parliament’s archive of ‘Misc. Notes’, May 2016) WON’T have accurate figures before Aug but guesstimate Year 1 costs to be 280-300K. Wallet & Natterbox want to explore for Year 2 costs& implications of: … Continue reading

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