Life begins at 60?
Since I retired I have become a writer, flower arranger,judge for Yorkshire in Bloom assisted in and presented on a local radio station, volunteer on an allotment for adults with disabilities and help to run a social enterprise with profits going to mental health charities etc etc
I live in West Yorkshire and spend much of the summer at the Yorkshire coast.
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This is the second time I have attended the 1940s Festival in Bridlington
old town, which is where the recent Dad’s
Army was filmed and merits a visit of its own.
The area is transformed with men, women and children dressing
up in the garb of the 1940s right down to the makeup and underwear. There are
UK and US private and military vehicles with music, dancing and street stalls
contributing to the atmosphere.
None of the participants were around in that era, but they
definitely had an affinity to that age and go to the many Festivals which take
place so there is a camaraderie that adds to the ambience.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times ...... Is there a decade to which you relate?
Although we have the worst drought since 1976, some flowers and shrubs and bravely plodding on.
Here are my six on Saturday; the first four are in the flag colours of England and Sweden as we have family members in both.
To see lots more Six on Saturday at The Propagator who hosts this thread. Why not add six of your own or comment on what you see?