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Ted this morning whilst awaiting the treat of not one, but yes two snorkers… Tweet

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Great to see the Hatch in the Waters Green Tavern last night…

A motely collection of old school friends gathered in the Waters Green Tavern, as Mr Hatch was over from Chicago. Tweet

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Yippee for Santa’s Sleigh

Common sense has prevailed and we are able to go out collecting again with Macclesfield Round Table’s Santa’s Sleigh! Press releases are below. We created a Facebook page on Saturday just gone (https://www.facebook.com/macclesfieldsantassleigh) after we learnt we have been refused a house to house collection licence in December, and by today we have reached over [...]

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Not really tired after sleeping over at the Macclesfield Beer Festival.

Well, typing at father’s pad in Macclesfield after successfully sleeping over at the beer festival, with Nick Thompson (separate bed) as we guard the marquee and newly installed beer. Last night saw the bar completed, and the troops were rewarded with beer and curry! Tweet

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The Macclesfield Round Table AGM… The Pigs were out.

Order, order, order gentleman… Not at all. Round Table is supposed to be about sensible discussion and learning. Macclesfield Round Table’s AGM was more akin to giving a child lacking attention a hand grenade. Tweet

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Today could and is likely to be a day of decisions.

Today is a day of decisions, yawn, but tea and coffee and the scratching of the bum has to come first. The Cobley is slow to rouse in the morning at times, and contemplates “things” and thus is best left to lurch about, examining all that is pointless, with a “just right” amount of waffle [...]

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Today I am mostly full of snot and with a tickly cough.

I am shacked up in Glossop working, and dying from a horrid cold that has left me full of aches and pain, and snotty. Music is on as I work on a presentation for London tomorrow, as if I hear any more about the Conservative conference, then I’ll get in a car armed with a [...]

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Today I am indulging in abecedarian (amongst other things).

Today I am indulging in abecedarian (amongst other things). Tweet

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Yesterday I bought my first garden shed. I think people need to know about this.

I think it is quite fundamental that friends, family, the great unwashed understand that I bought a shed yesterday for the garden. This is quite fundamental for me. A shed at the age of 41 marks a new chapter in my life as I fulfil my role as part of the great gene pool. Steel [...]

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Today I feel great and confident, and I secretly know why.

Having made a sensible decision after learning the hard way, and I mean the hard way, I feel good today, and a feeling I have not had in a while. A new lease of life if honest. So looking forward to work today, a swim, and then a meeting in the evening with friends. Cobley [...]

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