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pro-vegetable, anti-estate agent graffiti in Hulme (spotted on my way to the Oxford Road fruit and veg stall).
decided to try and make it for him as a birthday cake (despite my hatred of raisins/mixed fruit/anything lemony).
got 'Bara Brith' fruit bread recipe postcard when I went to Llandudno, @fogartydaniel's dream cake (my nightmare).
also got this postcard y'day showing old fire engine in action outside London Road Fire Station, @manfirestation!
got this postcard of 1950s fire engine outside @pioneersmuseum, Toad Lane from Rochdale Gtr M'cr fire museum y'day
got this postcard of a 1950s fire engine outside 31 Toad Lane from Rochdale's Greater M'cr fire museum yesterday!
found tiny black raspberries growing among all the blackberries along the Ship Canal (the unripe ones are orange!)
also got 30s book on art education by Evelyn Gibbs who was involved in Pictures for Schools scheme I'm researching
decided it's time to put my surviving pumpkin seedlings (3/5) outside in bigger pots. They're getting tiny flowers
lovely @fogartydaniel made me a really cool skirt for my birthday, all by himself! Chose the fabric and everything
got the best card in the post from my (non-veggie) mum at the weekend (she bought it during a trip to Hastings).
also went to see Peter Lanyon's tiled mosaic in Maxwell Fry's engineering building (not v good mobile phone pic)!
saw an Only Fools and Horses-themed boat on our walk along the Peak Forest Canal yesterday, near Marple!
little things that brighten up the day:getting a letter with a nice modernist (and public-transport themed) stamp!
forgot my camera, so took some blurry phone pics. Really interesting to hear about all the sustainability measures
on the plus side, I've just started growing pumpkins using seeds my @coop_collegeUK workmates bought me ages ago!
flier and pre-order form for architectural sculptor William Mitchell's forthcoming autobiography. #concrete
one of the nicer things about packing is rediscovering old letters. Got a whole trunk's worth of post from friends
Waiting for the Levenshulme Baths and Library demo to start on Stockport Road. Loads of people here, lots of signs.
had fun/noisy/tiring day teaching 5-7 year olds in Oldham samba.Lovely '30s primary school, lots of parquet floors
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