This photo was in a newspaper (that's me in the background in the black coat).
Chris Chataway & Chris Brasher think it was in 1954, Roger Bannister is not sure. I wrote to them in 1999 & they all replied giving different recollections of the event!
Potatoes are growing well & I’ve just put seeds of
Lettuce in, but will I be around to reap the harvest? The house I am renting is
to be sold. Anyone out there want to invest in a nice little 2x1 house with
sitting tenant? I didn’t think this would happen – not yet anyway, I've made this my
home for the last four years! If I have to move this will be the 29th
– but I must think positive – at the moment I just feel a bit numb.
tomorrow is another day, I’ll do a Scarlett “I can't think about that right
now. If I do, I'll go crazy. I'll think about that tomorrow.”
A humpback whale tangled in a fishing line off the Perth coast has been freed.
nine meter humpback had been struggling for hours caught in the fishing
line off the shore near Two Rocks on the Western Australian coast.
fisherman had spotted the whale, and stayed with it until Sea Rescue
and the Department of Environment and Conservation came to help.
Whale experts say the gentle giant was distressed after being stuck for almost a day.
Yanchep (north of Perth), Western Australia, Australia
Welcome to my blog about day to day living on the coast of Western Australia. An eclectic mix of things that make life interesting.
Born Brighton, Sussex UK arrived Western Australia 1969 never turned back.