February 2018 - Jan Leeming Blog

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Shoreham 2007

Shoreham Airshow 2007
Me looking brave before taking to the air (and the wing) of the plane. Wow, it was cold !! But the whole experience was totally exhilarating.

 

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Computers and the internet are amazing things. One of my concerns with putting together this site was that it could remain current, yet with all my travelling I've often much to say, but little time to say it. Years ago when reading the news it would take me days on end to reply to the kind letters people sent. Now, with the magic of the modern age, I can keep you up to date with what I'm doing and other events in my life.

JOHN MASEFIELD - REYNARD'S LAST RUN

Date: 28th February 2018

There's to be a vote in the Scottish Parliament about the banning of fox hunting.   At school a lasting impression was made on me by John Masefield's poem 'Reynard's Last Run' and i've never ever forgotten the last line - the fox put up a valiant fight and even at the last they... Read more...


PETITION AGAINST THE EXPORT OF LIVE ANIMALS - uk/petitions/200205

Date: 6th February 2018

Dear Friends Some months ago I was one of the first signatories to a Petition to end the live export of animals - in good company with Selina Scott and Joanna Lumley. On Monday there was a meeting in the Jubilee Room at Westminster and we heard from many speakers - Selina spoke for the Campaign, the head of... Read more...