This picture has nothing to do with anything. We just wish it would snow.
Three, we, i.e. Kate and Laura, are going to a Vintage Fashion Fair in Cardiff on Saturday… Continue reading
Today is the 65th Anniversaire of the Liberation of Paris in World War II – Vive La France!
Tis I, LeClerc!
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We can’t ever forget the horrors of war on a home front, but nor should we ever forget the amazing sense of community that was bourne out of such hardship in 1940s Britain. Blighty without a party? Not bloody likely, Johnny Foreigner!
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