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A Small Tribute to a Good Friend of Flag Fen and Peterborough: The Late Peter Boizot.

I was so sad to read of the death of Peter Boizot at his home in Peterborough on December 5th, aged 89. Peter had been a good friend of Flag Fen and Fenland Archaeological Trust, the charity we set-up to … Continue reading

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Two Weeks Ago It Was Winter: Now It’s Summer!

This has been a year when the climate, the weather and the season, all seemed to have mirrored the state of my health. So for most of the time it was it was pretty grim, then I had the good … Continue reading

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A Very Damp Lambing

Breaking News! I have just received a letter from Mr. Tev ’Aho, who carried out the HoLEP procedure on my prostate. As I mentioned in my recent blog post, the material that was removed was subjected to a detailed inspection … Continue reading

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The Blog That Went Missing: The Beast from the East

As regular readers of this blog will know, it has been a fairly turbulent time for me health-wise, but thanks to our wonderful NHS I’m now very much on the mend and am looking forward to the warmth of spring … Continue reading

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DISASTROUS NEWS!

“DISASTROUS NEWS!!! I tried to suppress it, but the BBC are determined to screen my fleeting interview with Philomena Cunk on BBC-2, Tuesday evening, April 3rd. The programme starts at 10.00. PLEASE don’t watch it – or my reputation will lie in … Continue reading

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Paths to the Past: Post-Publication Reflections

  There’s always a great feeling when you open the padded envelope from your publisher and you hold your new book in your hands for the first time. Then you part the covers and invariably it falls open at a … Continue reading

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PATHS to the Past Launch events

  This will be a short blog post about the launch of PATHS to the Past, which is officially published on March 1st. First a couple of broadcasts you might like to hear. Both are on BBC Radio. The first … Continue reading

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