I Aten’t Dead

I’ve just been swallowed by work and the house, getting poorly, having a tooth out, doing all the visiting of family, and reading and writing that hasn’t included any bloggable content for a while. So my apologies for that!  I can’t, however, promise much of an uptick in the blogging stakes over the next 18 … Continue reading I Aten’t Dead

WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 33 – The Battle of Vimy Ridge

When I visited the Western Front in 2013, I made sure to include Vimy Ridge on my itinerary. Below is the relevant extract from the journal I kept during those ten days: Vimy Ridge itself, which was liberated by the Canadians in an offensive that lasted four days over 9th to 12th April 1917, was … Continue reading WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 33 – The Battle of Vimy Ridge