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Wibbo
Hove, East Sussex
I'm a designer and writer, now happily retired from the daily grind and busy doing my own thing.
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Slough House (Jackson Lamb/Slough House #7) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Mick Herron, narrated by Sean Barrett An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (Cordelia Gray #1) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by P. D. James, narrated by Katie Scarfe The Skull Beneath the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
Stay safe! xx
Toggle Commented May 22, 2021 on April's entertainment at Wibbo's Words
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Hi Carol! Hope you're keeping well, I'm fine. Enjoy your knitting and shout if you need any help. Jan xx
Toggle Commented May 21, 2021 on April's entertainment at Wibbo's Words
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Rock and Roll is Life [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by D. J. Taylor, narrated by John Banks Magpie Lane [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Lucy Atkins, narrated by Susie Riddell A Darker Domain [Unabridged Audiobook] [Library Libby] by Val McDermid, narrated by... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
Far from the Tree [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Rob Parker, narrated by Warren Brown Hitler's British Traitors [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] [Non-fiction] by Tim Tate, narrated by Saul Reichlin Ruin Beach (DI Ben Kitto #2) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Kate Rhodes,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
The Waiting Room [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by F. G. Cottam, narrated by David Rintoul The Night Hawks (Ruth Galloway series #13) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Elly Griffiths, narrated by Jane McDowell The King's General [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] [Re-listen] by Daphne... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
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Here we are still in lockdown. I must admit that my Lockdown Lethargy has morphed into more or less Total Apathy and I'm not really getting anything creative under way. One thing that's almost finished this week is this: Cardigan... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
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New stitchmarker sets in my Folksy shop: Love Hearts and Hearts & Flowers in both knitting and crochet versions. All stitchmarker sets are in stock and have free postage. Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
North and South [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Elizabeth Gaskell, narrated by Juliet Stevenson The Reunion [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Guillaume Musso, narrated by Samuel West, Cassie Layton, David Rintoul, Clare Wille I Read the News Today, Oh Boy [Non-fiction] [Kindle... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
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Halfway through moving furniture around I was beginning to have my doubts... ...but everything was fine by the time I'd finished. And I cleaned the dust of ages from behind the furniture. Go me! Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
Hi Brigid I've visited and commented on your new blog. Nice! Surroundings could be worse than beige- I rented a flat many years ago that was painted dark brown and Barclays Bank blue throughout.
Toggle Commented Jan 24, 2021 on New things at Wibbo's Words
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There's not much happening at Wibbo Towers these days. I'm immensely fed up with Lockdown Three and I do miss seeing my friends. I'm also slightly bored with my own four walls, lovely though they are, so I'm planning to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
Eye of the Red Tsar (Inspector Pekkala) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Sam Eastland, narrated by Steven Pacey Where Roses Never Die [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Gunnar Staaleson, narrated by Colin Mace The Memory of Trees [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by F.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2021 at Wibbo's Words
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A Merry Christmas and Bright New Year. Posted in Birmingham, George V (1910-1936) stamp. Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
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Well, there's Christmas bunting across the living room window and coloured lights round the door. I live in a tiny flat so there's no room for a proper tree but I do have a jar full of tree decorations catching... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
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I have a shiny new Folksy shop! Christmas themed sets of stitchmarkers for both knitting and crochet are for sale in my shop, all with free postage. I have non-Christmas stitchmarker sets and some gorgeous hand-embroidered jewellery almost ready to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
Longstone (DCI Ryan #10) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by L. J. Ross, narrated by Jonathan Keeble The Moor (DCI Ryan #11) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by L. J. Ross, narrated by Jonathan Keeble Borderlands (DCI Ryan #12) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by L.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
Angel (DCI Ryan #4) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] [Re-listen] by L. J. Ross, narrated by Jonathan Keeble High Force (DCI Ryan #5) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] [Re-listen] by L. J. Ross, narrated by Jonathan Keeble Cragside (DCI Ryan #6) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible]... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
A Mind to Murder (Adam Dalgleish) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by P. D. James, narrated by Daniel Weyman Cover her Face (Adam Dalgleish) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by P. D. James, narrated by Daniel Weyman Oliver Twist [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Charles... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
The Crown in Crisis [Unabridged Audiobook] [Non-Fiction] [Audible] by Alexander Larman, narrated by Richard Trinder Chaos [Unabridged Audiobook] [Non-Fiction] [Audible] by Tom O'Neill and Dan Piepenbring, narrated by Kevin Stillwell The Peer and the Gangster [Unabridged Audiobook] [Non-Fiction] [Audible] by... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
The White Russian [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Tom Bradby, narrated by Robert Powell Walking the Wire [Unabridged Audiobook] [Library BorrowBox] by David Baldacci, narrated by Kyl Brewer, Orlagh Cassidy Too Much - Never Enough [Unabridged Audiobook] [Non-Fiction] [Library BorrowBox] by... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
The Poet [Unabridged Audiobook] [Re-Listen] [Audible] by Michael Connelly, narrated by Buck Schirner The Black Tower [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by P.D. James, narrated by Daniel Weyman Ice Station Zebra [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Alistair MacLean, narrated by Jonathan Oliver Body... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
The Magpie Murders [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Anthony Horowitz, narrated by Samantha Bond, Allan Corduner To Catch a King [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible] by Charles Spenser, narrated by Richard Trinder Born in a Burial Gown (Avison Fluke #1) [Unabridged Audiobook] [Audible]... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2020 at Wibbo's Words
Hi Leah, original hook size was E (3.5mm). Jan
Toggle Commented May 16, 2020 on Opera in the kitchen and crochet at Wibbo's Words
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Working my way though the DVD collection is proving rather enjoyable during lockdown. I spent a lot of last weekend's Bank Holiday enjoying a Star Wars marathon, now I'm onto old black and white movies. Last night, it was Lost... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2020 at Wibbo's Words