Sunday, 8 November 2015
8-11-15. Very Good Pre-concert Talk. At The Sheffield City Hall. With Nicholas Collon. Guest Conductor with the Halle Orchestra. Brought Up in a Musical Family. Studied at Cambridge. Glad i did not Submit My Question for Tonight,s Talk !. Was Going to Ask. What Research was Given to the Music Played Tonight ?. Nicholas Sometimes Plays with No Musical Score !. Like with His Work with the Aurora Orchestra. Someone Who Did Painstaking Research. Was The Much Missed Sir Charles Mackerras. His First Award Given to Czech Conductor, Jacub Hrusa. Jacub to Receive His Prize at the Janacek Theatre, Brno. Tonight ,s Fine Concert. Was Music by R Strauss, complete with Wooden Rattle !. Saint- Saens Cello Concerto no 1. With Jian Wang. Plus Beethoven Symphony no 7. Then Music to Put Me in the Mood for My Next Concert Here. On 26 TH of November. By the Prague Symphony Orchestra. Jian Returned again to Play Dvorak " Silent Woods ". Work Dedicated for Hanus Wihan. Orchestrated When Dvorak was in New York, 1893. Halle are a Grand Northern Orchestra. Really Looking Forward to Their " Manchester Dvorak Festival ". Preformed at Their Bridgewater Hall, Home, May 2016. Time to Leave for Excellent HOBGOBLIN, Beer. At the Old Queens Head.
Monday, 28 September 2015
4-9-15. Evening Meal in Often Visited, Copper Kettle. Under New Turkish Ownership. They have Kept Decor & Tradition in Place. Seated By Window. Good Views of Kings College. With Dusk Descending. Have Fish, Chips & Peas. Brought Hot. Which I Appreciate & Enjoy. Fish of Good Quality. Fine & Friendly Service. Rest. Then Walk to Cambridge Bar. St Radegund. Traditional Wooden Floor & Bench,s. Rowing Oar,s in Roof. Old Fashioned Hanging Lamp,s. Radio Commentary of One Day Cricket. England Batting Against The Aussies. Drink Good Saffron Blonde 4-3 abv. Continue with Brentwood Gold. 4-3 abv. Relaxed. Excellent Bar will Return. End Of Trip.
Sunday, 27 September 2015
3-9-15. After Much Relaxing in the Orchard. Make a Short Walk. To the Green Man & Their Beer Garden. Drink OK Adnan,s " Ghost Ship ". Then Order Taxi for New Hall College. Where My Sister Studied. Very Helpful Green Man Owner. Give Taxi Recommendation Advice. Food in Bar. Look,s Interesting & Good. Maybe, Another Time. Fine On Going Women,s Art Exhibition. Sister Takes Advant
Saturday, 19 September 2015
3-9-15. After Fine Breakfast at Christ College. Meeting Two Czech,s From Praha. Attending a Conference. Bus to Grantchester. Famous for Visit,s from Acclaimed Writer,s & Poet.s. The Grantchester Grind. Byron,s Pool. Where He Used to Swim." Grantchester Meadow,s ", Song By Pink Floyd. Visited the Orchard. Which Origin,s, in 1897. Student,s asked the Owner of Orchard House. To Serve them Tea. In it,s Apple Orchard. This Continue,s to This Day. Shared Earl Grey Tea Pot. With My Sister. In Super Tea Room. Then Went Outside to Recline on Green Deck Chair,s. Very Relaxing. Would Be Fine to Spend Your Day. Reading a Good Book.
Sunday, 13 September 2015
2-9-15. Sister has Booked table for Early Evening Meal. Shown Down Stair,s to Candle Lit Table. Drink Calvor,s Dark Lager 4.0 abv. Have Very Good Garlic & Herb Crusted Lamb Chop,s. With Potato,s in Red Wine Gravy. Side Order of Delightful Pan Fried Mushroom,s. Superb. Finish with Chocolate Tart. OK, though it did not Compare to the Main Meal. Ordered from Special,s Board. Wished i had stuck with My Choice of Dark & White Chocolate Pot, with Pistachio Crumb,s. Tart was served with Good Red Berries & Cream. Sister had Good Duck. Plus Excellent Cambridge Burnt Cream Dessert. Would Recommend, Cambridge Chop House.
Saturday, 5 September 2015
2-9-15. Little Break with My Sister, Lyn. To Help Her Getting over Her Major Operation. Train to London. Enriched by Overheard Chef Working Stories. Tube - Victoria. Meet Sister, Lyn at the Traveler,s Tavern. Half of Kozel. Coach to Cambridge. Stop at Trumpington ( Where ? ). Arrive to Serious Rain. Hail, I Mean Cloudburst. Rada,s Gift Umbrella. Really Came in Handy. Book in to Christ College, Cambridge. Much Detective Work to Find Room,s. Well Impressed. With College & Room. Of Course soon as we Book in. Like a Miracle, Rain Stop,s.
Sunday, 10 May 2015
26-4-15. Breakfast. Quiet. Easy to Navigate Tube. Small Matter of a Little Running Event !. Reach Baker Street. Famous for Sherlock Holmes. Visit Daunt Books. Obtain, Rachael Weiss Book. " The Thing About Prague ". Travel to St Pancras. Purchase Sandwich, For Return Train Journey - Sheffield. Continue on to Euston Tap. Large Selection of Beers Available. Start with Harbour Porter 5-5 ABV. Then Drink from Keg Section. Fine, Bristol Beer Factory, American Dry Stout. 5-5 ABV. Keg Section has Two Bernard CZ Ales. Tempted. Decide on Real Ale, again. Finish with Very Good Siren " Love Of Work ". 3-6 ABV.
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
25-4-15. Depart Hotel for The Embankment. Cross Thames. Visit " Topokski ". 150 - 152 Hungerford Arches. Concert Hall Approach. London SE1 8XU. Gallery - Cafe - & Bar. Gallery of Celebrated Artist, Felix Topolski. Good Cocktails on Offer. Though I Drink Portobello " London Pilsner ". Just The Thing for a Hot Day. Fine Music Being Played. Seated Near the Newgate Prison Door. Good Vibe to the Place, Full. Outside Royal Festival Hall. Where I am Attending Shortly. Food Market. Eat Awesome Cheese Burger. Cheddar Cheese, Red Onion & Tomato,s. Toasted Bun. No Exaggeration Best Burger Ever. Produced by Jacobs Ladder Farm.
Friday, 10 April 2015
23-3-15. Pass " Jack Horner " , Bar. Have Eaten there Before. Enjoyed it. Though it is a Bit Pricey. Research Beforehand. Noticed " Rising Sun ", Fitzrovia. Fancy a Pie. Good Range of Beers. Friendly Service. Settle for " Young,s ". London Stout, 4-3 ABV. Good. To Eat, Steak & Ale Pie, + Mash. Lovely. Reasonable Priced. Also had " Lion ", Cotswold,s. Hook Norton. 4-0 ABV.
Sunday, 5 April 2015
22-3-15. Need a Snack, Before Meal Later. So call in " Eat ", Southbank. Lovely Ham & Egg Sandwich. Reasonable Priced for London. Make Our Way to Ravenscourt. Have Some Spare Time. Large Number of Polska Outlets. Call in Ravenscourt Arms, For Coffee, Mistake !. Stared at, Refused Coffee. Make Hasty Retreat. No Need to Be Rude. Did Not Know Places Like this. Still Existed. Call in Holiday Inn, Hammersmith, Next Door. Made to Feel Welcome. Have Coffee & Watch TV. Arrive for Our Booked Meal. Polti, 319- 321 King Street. London W6 9NH. Good Decor. Napkins Placed on You. Nice Touch. Great Service. Drink Coke & Still Bottle of Water. Have House Speciality. Prawn Narkel Diye. King Prawns. Cooked in Coconut. Mustard & Coriander. Pilau Rice. Plus Garlic & Coriander Naan. Very Good. Sweet ?. Why Not !. Dark Chocolate & Cinnamen Mousse. Gorgeous.
Friday, 3 April 2015
Make Our Way to Embankment. Then Over Waterloo Foot Bridge. Reach the Royal Festival Hall. Particular Like the Clore Ballroom. Reminds Me of The Blackpool Tower. Have Coffee. Enter the Hayward Gallery at the Southbank Centre. Exhibition " History Is Now ". Seven Artist,s Take on Britain Through the Ages. My Sister Lyn Has Her Photo,s, Blown Up Large. Plus She has Given a Talk. We Are Very Proud Of Her. She Was at Greenham Common, Womens Peace Camp. Lyn,s Photo,s Catch Your Eye as You Enter the Exhibition. Her Work is in Fine Jane & Louise Wilson, British Artists Section. Love the David Beckham ( David ) Digital Video on Plasma Screen, 2004. When He Was Younger, Without Tattoo,s. Like the Brooms. Symbolizes the Clean Up of the 2011 Riots. Plus a Research Photo of Stanley Kubrick,s Unfinished Film " Aryan ". Very Good Stuart Brisley " Gloves ". Suspended in Cage. Each Glove Standing for 66,666 People Out of Work in 1983. Out of the Seven Artists Work. My Favourite is Hannah Starkey. Really Like Photos Showing What it was Like at the DHSS, Birmingham & Brixton, 1984. Before Finishing Tour of This Fascinating Exhibition. Like " Oh Deirdre, That Nasty Ball ", 1976. Plus Admired Artist Barbara Hepworth. Her " Quartet ( Arthroplasty ) 1948.
Thursday, 26 March 2015
22-3-15. After Reaching London. On a Far From Ideal Rail Journey. Meet My Sister & Her Friend, at Courtfield Old Victorian Building. Same Area in Where Diana Spencer, Lived in Her Single Days. Courtfield is a Good Bar. Drink 1.5 Fullers " London Pride ". Football on TV Screens. Liverpool v Man Utd. Got talking to a Man Utd Fan. About Old Trafford & The Football Hotel. He His in Good Spirits. Because Mata has Scored. Liverpool 0 Man Utd 1. Leave to Book in to Our Hotel. Lord Kensington. 38 Trebovir Road, Earls Court. Talk to Staff about Predictions for Australia v India. Cricket World Cup Semi Final.