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Every year I nearly book a summer holiday, but then find some reason not to. I usually tell myself just as I am about to pay the holiday balance that the curtains in some room or other really do need replacing.
Just around the corner, is Bottle Beach. It’s next to an old landfill site and there it all was, the glass and bottles, some probably Victorian, that give the beach its name.
Sharing their family group with the badger, otter, American mink, pine marten and polecat, stoats and weasels are among our most familiar yet seldomseen and least loved wild animals.
Jess Gillam was just 17 when she became the first saxophonist to win the Woodwind section of the BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2016. This month she makes her debut at Saffron Hall.
The notion of vocation has become less fashionable in recent years. People tend to choose careers for what they can get out of the job rather than what the job can put into society.