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The Picture Library @ #LeedsArtGallery

Leeds Art Gallery offers the most wonderful service and today I saw it up close! The Picture Library The Picture Library is an art lending scheme open to residents and businesses of Yorkshire. We have hundreds of original works of art to choose from and borrow; whether you’re into landscapes or abstracts, historic or contemporary…

Car on a wet slate roof

Funny the things that you don’t see day in day out, until someone points them out! While waiting for the bus with my parents, my dad spotted a tiny cat, affixed to a roof opposite the bus stop. 5 years I’ve lived here, never noticed that before! They have headed off today and I will…

3 GOOD THINGS

We visited the Yorkshire Sculpture Park last week and it was lovely!

David Oluwale

Solidarity  “David Oluwale. A British citizen, he came to Leeds from Nigeria in 1949 in search of a better life.”“Hounded to his death near Leeds Bridge, two policemen were imprisoned for their crimes.“‘The river tried to carry you away, but you remain with us in Leeds’ Caryl Philips.”BLUE PLAQUE The Guardian has a post on…

Skating into 40

Today marks my ‘40 turns around the sun’ day. And what a journey it’s been so far! Today, my heart is very full and I’m so excited that I’ll be spending the day with many of my favourite people! In fact, all my adventures are colliding and I’ll be joined today by my honey and…


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