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Ian Mason | @thedimpause

🍡 A cup of sencha tea

🏏 England v New Zealand - game on, it’s not raining in Brisbane, it definitely is here in Wales this morning 🌧️

Colours in Cardiff Bay πŸšΆβ€β™€οΈ

India v South Africa definitely a dramatic match with a lot of twists and turns. Outcome still not predictable with 5 overs to go 🏏

After the disappointment of the abandoned Australia v England T20 World Cup match on Friday I’m now hoping for a good game from India v South Africa 🏏

Viewing autumn wind and rain through our bedroom window πŸ‚

🎡 My Top weekly artists: Aphrodite’s Child (17), Jacobs, Concerto Vocale, Nederlands Kamerkoor (11), Arctic Monkeys (10), Oscar Peterson (7) & The Oscar Peterson Trio (7) via

Linkblog πŸ”—: Feeding Of The Five Thousand 29-10-2022 🎡

Linkblog πŸ”—: TS Eliot’s Waste Land was a barren place. But at least a spirit of optimism still prevailed | Kenan Malik

πŸ’‰ Received my COVID-19 vaccination booster at Ysbyty Cwm Cynon - over my four doses I’ve now had the Astra Zeneca, Moderna and Pfizer vaccines. Full house!

🍺 Wye Valley Butty Bach

Pastrami style cured salmon followed by a vegan burger

Plate of cured salmon with salad and toasted bread Plate containing vegan burger, chips and pickles

🍺 Pub lunch!

Location check in πŸ—Ί β€” The Bunch of Grapes, Manchester Bitter 🍺

πŸ”Ž Zoom in

Ireland off to a flying start in their World Cup match against England 🏏

McDoner’s πŸ€”

β˜• Delico Deli for jacket potato with salad and a cappuccino

Views across Dare Valley

View across a cloudy valley View across a cloudy valley

πŸšΆβ€β™‚οΈMorning walk in Dare Valley

Linkblog πŸ”—: Dry Cleaning: β€˜We bond over food a lot. It’s a big part of the band’

πŸ“» Listening to Alexei Sayle's Imaginary Sandwich Bar - one of my favourite BBC Radio 4 comedy shows returns.

🚘 On the way to Bristol

MCG looks absolutely packed for India v Pakistan 🏏 πŸ™‚

🎡 My Top weekly artists: Arctic Monkeys (30), Dry Cleaning (25), Aphrodite’s Child (15), Paul Lewis, Steven Osborne (12) & Miles Davis Quintet (11) via

🏏 Time for England v Afghanistan in the T20 World Cup

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