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Keep angry!

This graffiti appeared a week or so ago down by Markeaton Brook.  And I respect its message (though not the way it has been delivered). Anger can be good.  It can motivate. The first time that I recognised this strongly in myself … Continue reading

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Sense seen!

I’m delighted to report a positive outcome for the Old Maltings, Derby. The council’s conservation officer had been happy with the impact from installing solar electricity (PV) panels on south-facing roof of this locally listed building, but the planning officer was not.  Despite … Continue reading

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Picnicking and music in Littleover

It was an early start on the Jubilee Bank Holiday Monday, to help transform part of King George Vth Playing Fields from plain grass to a community celebration. I wasn’t the only one down there early.  The networking and encouragement … Continue reading

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