Category Archives: west sussex

Treasured Possessions

The other day I went with my good friend Sonia (Androulaskitchen.wordpress.com) to Goodwood House to hear a talk in aid of the Chichester Cathedral Festival of Flowers.  The subject of the talk was to be The Hidden Treasures of Goodwood … Continue reading

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Remastering the Renaissance

A few days ago I made a visit to Petworth House to have a look at their new winter art exhibition “Remastered – Bosch to Bellotto” which is an opportunity to see some of the important artworks in the Petworth … Continue reading

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More Christmas stuff

Continuing with the festive theme, Mr PP and I spent a couple of hours visiting another Christmas Tree Festival, this time at the impressively named church of St Peter Ad Vincula in Wisborough Green, West Sussex.  This church has been … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… again

It’s THAT time of year again, December comes round so fast and Christmas is almost upon us.  Today Mr PP and I went out to buy our tree and also to do “something festive”.  Actually we did two “festive” things, … Continue reading

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Tea and Cake

It was hot today.  One of those “I’m not really sure what to do” sort of days, so after a morning spent pottering around the house doing boring things like the washing and writing to the tax office;  I thought … Continue reading

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