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A Morning On The Phone

  • Posted on: 04/06/2021

It is June 1961 and Muriel is in conversation with a V.I.P! All That Is Going On The results of the census have been delivered. There are 51,294,604 people living in Great Britain, 5,223,000 of those are in Scotland. Stirling …

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Revolting! Juggling! And A Withering Look!

  • Posted on: 28/05/2021

Juggling How lovely to see you. Unfortunately, you catch me at a terribly busy juncture –  well somewhere between luncheon and afternoon tea to be precise. Just catching my breath before Muriel returns with another set of instructions. She is …

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What Disraeli Said – Apparently

  • Posted on: 15/05/2021

Set exactly 60 years ago to the current date, the Muriel & Jasper blog is a mixture of fact and fiction rolled into one. Let us join Muriel and Mrs Travers on a shopping expedition in Glasgow’s  Sauchiehall Street with …

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The Merry Month of May

  • Posted on: 08/05/2021

May – Not Impressed! If truth be told Muriel, my lady wife, is not very keen on the beginning of May. There are some personal memories of this time which are difficult to deal with. Of course, I refer to …

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