Elevated

#Octpowrimo #Airforce #Airfix Airfix Quickbuild Even in the box, there was something special about them lockable pieces of plastic, that once extricated from the mesh – came together to form something with velocity, rising into the stratosphere air force vehicles that protected the kingdom and further afield even when not at conflict defender of the …

Normal(ish)

Salford 6th June 2020 With this bug thats been floating around recently, those in the back doors of the nations governments have been referring to all the changes they’ve made in one particular phrase “The new normal” Now, we know they’ve been looking at a vaccine around the world, but before the mass testing begins …

Lollipop

Lollipop #CFFC #LetterL #Lollipop Lieutenant (or inspector ?) sits on the corner of Trafford and Regent Road looking out for local hoods its possible – he could have had a sugar rush playing around with his favourite sweet on occasion making eyes with the popular girls walking by – “who loves ya baby?”

Colour of the crown

#Coloryourworld #cyw #royalpurple Perched on her majesty’s head Under the frame of silver and jewel Royal colour emits from the crown Perhaps – it denotes her status – as head of her church Like priests and bishops wear the colour in spring at mass in parishes up and down England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales

The return of the lights

Salford, 12th December 2016 I have had a wonderful few days in the run up to the Christmas festivities Manchester’s volunteer choir were well received at the volunteer celebration at the Town Hall, whilst the smells and sounds of the Christmas markets have been in full swing. However, today I had the opportunity to take in …

Martyrdom

Martyr I’m a martyr to my aches and pains I Really Despise that phrase with a passion. There’s a reason for this.  Firstly, when I was born (a month early – apparently), I didn’t ask for the conditions that were thrown at me. I’m split – in some ways – in the fact that without …

Ostentatious

Ostentatious Definition of Ostentatious Characterised by pretentious or showy display; designed to impress. There are many places that meet this criteria, but you could say the refurbished Manchester Waterside comes close. Firstly they cleaned up the basins, and placed lots of fancy housing around where the dockside warehouses are…whilst that was going on, they built …