Monthly Archives: January 2014

St Bede’s Opened Up Well it has been made public and the above link will take you there.  It is a damning indictment of the leadership of the School and in the areas that you would have thought most attention would have been paid. What surprised me was how much the school had shrunk, only 597 pupils in the senior school, years 7… (more…)

My Moroccan Diary – Day 13 to Day 15

My Moroccan Diary – Day13 to Day 15 The morning of Day 13 dawned and I was up with the lark and out to the boulangerie in the semi-darkness at 7.30am with the Medina coming to life, I bought three petit pain au chocolat, one baguette and three round breads for 6.5 dirhams about 60 cents and one litre of… (more…)

My Moroccan Diary – Day 10 to Day 12

My Moroccan Diary – Day 10 to Day 12 It is now Day 10 of my Moroccan visit and a lovely cool morning, not cloud in the bright blue sky.  It is 9.10am and most adults are still in bed.  I breakfast on tomato and onion omelette and then it is off to the beach for the kids and their… (more…)

My Moroccan Diary – Day 7 to Day 9

My Moroccan Diary – Day 7 to Day 9 When I awoke on Day 7, I knew immediately that it would be a warm one.  Breakfast under a cloudless sky followed by mint teas all round at an adjacent café.  It was turban weather, 23C at 11.00am by noon hunger was setting in, so it was up to the rooftop… (more…)