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  1. The continuing adventures of the Fluff Club, Episode 45

    (In which the names are pseudonyms in an effort to be as inclusive to others as possible, in order to obtain the widest readership. I will be grateful for any comment the reader cares to make; alternatively, please complete the ‘rate this’ element of the page. Thanks.)

    “… breathless and steaming from the endless uphill exertion that is my life.” – Bill Bryson, ‘Neither Here Nor There’

    Consider the amazing technological, science-driven advances of the last two-hundred ...
  2. The continuing adventures of the Fluff Club, Episode44

    (In which the names are all pseudonyms, in an effort to be as inclusive as possible in order to attain the widest readership; everything else is true.)
    I have two weather ‘apps’ on my iPad, the Met Office and the BBC. It’s quicker to alter the location on the BBC one, so foolishly that’s the one I relied on when I awoke, neither jacket nor fleece would be required. Car loaded, sound system set to 11, I followed the sat nav’s directions north towards Barn Elms Trout Fishery, blue skies overhead. ...
  3. The continuing adventures of the Fluff Club, Episode 42

    (In which the names of the Fluff Boys are pseudonyms, in hope of the widest appeal to the readers; everything else is factual).

    "Sqeezin' every drop of what's left of my time
    Jumpin' on tomorrow before it goes by" …
    - Blackberry Smoke


    It felt so good to get out of the sleeping house, I just don't know why we have to run the central heating on the 'solar flare' setting, nor why we have to have so many lights on at once that there are aeroplanes ...
  4. The continuing adventures of the Fluff Club, Episode 38

    (In which the names of the Fluff Club crew are pseudonyms, but everything else is real).

    The four mature 'lakes' and the stretch of the River Dun which wends through them make this probably Hampshire's most beautiful small stillwater fishery. With the additional colours from autumns cloak it looked stunning, despite the sheets of rain doing their best to obscure everything. The Fluff Club last visited Holbury Lane Lakes in episode24, and before that in 3, 14, and 19. The rain hammering ...
  5. The continuing adventures of the Fluff Club, episode 37

    The names of the participants are disguised, all else is factual, (but you should know that by now).

    Life is not about finding yourself
    Life is about finding fish

    RANT: Just back from a two-family holiday in north Devon and here is a new fact (based on driving both ways) - it now takes much longer to drive one-hundred-and-sixty point something miles cross-country than it did twenty years ago. Progress? I think its more a case for the phrase containing the words ...
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