Photographs For Sale…

November 29, 2008


For Sale – unique set of full length photographs… Limited world news interest perhaps – but bidding (of a localised nature) is expected to be intense.  Vendor will accept Australian Dollars, US Dollars, Japanese Yen,  Euros – or Heineken Promisory Notes.  Mauritian securities would also be considered…


Cottages in Provence…

November 27, 2008


Close to the lively centre of the pretty Provençal village of Saint Didier, facing vineyards and open countryside rising towards the plateau of Vaucluse, are two quite independent cottages, L’Amandier and La Courette, for holiday lets throughout the year.  This is where we found Annette Crossley (nee Cowderoy) who is helping with the Overseas Visitors Club section of this site.  More here…


Our Little Lady of Liberty…

November 23, 2008


My thanks to David Swanwick for this image.  There’s more of David’s work here…


Lest We Forget…

November 11, 2008


British newspaper salutes Canada…  this is a good read.  It is funny how it took someone in England to put it into words…  Sunday Telegraph Article From today’s UK wires:  ‘Salute to a Brave and Modest Nation’ – Kevin Myers,  ‘The Sunday Telegraph’ LONDON…


Memories in the Mail…

November 8, 2008


Lester Jolly has just sent me a parcel of old photographs.  All taken at the Overseas Visitors Club (London) in 1963 to 1965.  More here…


Big Week in Noosa…

November 4, 2008


Every year around 8,000 triathletes gather in Noosa – to help celebrate my birthday.  More pictures and a few words here…  For the record, our boy finished 8th – in 1:51:34 – and even he is quite happy with that!