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A day in the park

I spent a good part of Saturday in Selly Oak Park, at the Selly Oak Festival.  It was time well spent; it’s good to be outdoors, away from my computer and books, talking face to face with lots of interesting people. There was a dog show with categories for things such as the waggiest tail, a falconry display, vintage motorcycles, food and football. The outdoor gym was officially opened and various community fitness taster sessions were on offer.  I had a go at Tai Chi but I did not try the unicycle, hula hoop or anything else in the circus skills workshop. Continue reading