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The refugee crisis and the real price we will pay if we don’t respond appropriately

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The refugee crisis and the real price we will pay if we don’t respond appropriately

It’s very difficult to speak about the current refugee crisis without feeling that my views are inevitably going to rub some people up the wrong way and although that is not my objective, I make no apology for doing so … Continue reading

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Remember when I used to have a blog…?

Yes, I do too – vaguely. I decided that it was probably time I dusted off the old blog and got writing again. It’s been two years since I last did so. I even found a (still in draft form) … Continue reading

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“No one is more insufferable than he who lacks basic courtesy.” ~ Bryant McGill

We went to the theatre last night to see Fiddler on the Roof. It’s one of my favourite stage shows and this was a fabulous production, starring Paul Michael Glaser – he of Starsky and Hutch fame – in the … Continue reading

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Still Kenya – but this time… a tragedy

Yesterday afternoon in a busy shopping mall in a Nairobi suburb, a group of Somali terrorists waged war on hundreds of innocent people. Current estimates place the death toll at 68 – including three Britons – with a number of … Continue reading

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Kwa heri Kenya!

We had our first long lie on our final morning and enjoyed a leisurely breakfast in camp. We had been very impressed by Elephant Pepper Camp – particularly its ethos toward sustainable tourism. The camp has won awards in recognition … Continue reading

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Wildebeest Migration

Wildebeest embark in enormous numbers on long-distance migrations according to the seasons and our trip to the Maasai Mara coincided with the “long dry” seasonal migration. During the migration, the wildebeest move from drier grazing to those areas where the … Continue reading

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