Tag Archives: Nick Quinn

France – Part Deux

This is a little bit of a different post, because I don’t recall the school trip to France that I began the story of on Wednesday with so much clarity that each incident will make for a post in its … Continue reading

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I carry this small piece of my childhood with me everywhere I go. It is a metal key fob* which I purchased at the Bayeux Tapestry when on a school trip to France when I was aged 10. It is … Continue reading

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2L and Back

In the long hot summer of 1975 my family moved from Scotland to Royal Leamington Spa (which, out of both convention and sheer laziness, I shall just call Leamington for the rest of my story). I was 7, almost 8, … Continue reading

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Skiing in Kitzbuehl

It was, for most of us, the best skiing trip ever. A party so huge it required two coaches to transport us all. Skiing that was, to say the least, challenging – sheet ice in the morning, ankle deep slush … Continue reading

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