Yesterday I was in London for the annual ALL Council meeting, this year held at the Institute of Education. I deliberately set out early so that I could visit Foyles on Charing Cross Road as it now houses Grant and Cutler on the 4th floor. To be honest I could easily have spent far longer […]
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I will never ever forget my visit to Cal Figarot, HQ of Els Castellers de Vilafranca. An overwhelming evening of fun, fear and awe that left me quite emotional as we watched – and participated in a small way – in a rehearsal of this very special group of ‘human tower builders’. (Sadly the photographs […]
Yes, it’s another Barcelona post but nothing to do with football – promise! Last week when I was in Barcelona on a Comenius Regio visit, my colleague Jane and I hared around numerous sites in the city, collecting resources. One place we visited was the Zoo de Barcelona. Are all zoos the same, we wondered? […]
I’m getting rather excited now! So cue a number of posts that indulge my excitement and might get you in the mood for what I hope to be a great game of football!
I’ve never made secret of my love of football, nor my love of Spain. And I think most people who read my blog also know that Barcelona is very very dear to my heart, as a city and also as a team. I haven’t been blogging here over the last week but I have been […]