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Restoration of a 1988 Kawasaki GPZ600R motorcycle

Technical specifications: 592cc capacity, 4 cylinder, 16 valve water-cooled engine with a bank of 4 carburettors, 16 inch front and rear wheel, anti-dive to front forks and mono-track suspension, single pot with slider brake calipers. Mileage to date: 42,000 miles, … Continue reading

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Thank you to East Lothian

Every once in a while I am lucky enough to get off the merry-go-round of life and do something different. This year I travelled to East Lothian and enjoyed the solace of camping in particularly good weather near the coast. … Continue reading

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Eco camping

http://www.wardleyhillcampsite.com/ Thank you to Joe for a relaxing stay.

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Flower displays – colour overload

If you happen to visit a garden centre in the future, cast a thought for the effort which has gone into the preparation of the plant displays in advance of your visit. The sheer diversity of shape and hue contribute … Continue reading

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This weird campsite in Amsterdam has no tents

http://www.wideopenspaces.com/this-weird-campsite-in-amsterdam-has-no-tents-pics/?utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=Partner&utm_term=Camping&utm_campaign=Camping

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Latest portrait painting by Jo Franklin – international

This work has been embryonic for a while, but now complete it is winging its way to the owner in Spain. The close up includes a British penny to give an idea of scale. Some say “Never work with children … Continue reading

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Scandinavian cabins

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2011/sep/02/cabins-scandinavia-sweden-denmark-norway-finland

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