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About the picture(s)After 7 weeks our daughter couldn't see through her fringe. Armed with an internet tutorial and some scissors we took the plungeMessage for the futureAnything is possible just dive in and give it go.

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About the picture(s)Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.Celebrating Captain Tom Moore's 100th Birthday Walk for the NHS.Message for the futureThe second franking message is a one-off. Hopefully, the 1st one is too!!

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About the picture(s)Pubs were ordered to close and toilet paper became a hot commodity amid the coronavirus pandemic.Message for the futureThrough two world wars, Britain's pubs stayed open. They all closed for the first time in the country's history…

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About the picture(s)Sales of board games and jigsaw puzzles soared 240% during the first official week of coronavirus lockdown in the UK as people sought to while away the hours stuck at home.Message for the futureThis one took 5 weeks to complete!

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ExperienceI work from home and have taped up some of the notes that were slipped through my door in front of my home desk. It helps to be hopeful and imagine the future.About the picture(s)I received these notes in the first week of the lockdown.…

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Experience Working at home means long hours at a computer - so I am supposed to go out for a walk or exercise every day. People are trying to make the streetscape more interesting.About the picture(s)A neighbour has put their artwork up on an outside…

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About the picture(s)Another Bank Holiday in lockdown changed for the 75th Anniversary of VE Day. This certainly needed effort and recognition. Our village celebration was cancelled. Our personal plans, to have visitors and attend Wallingford Car…

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About the picture(s)VE street gathering - 2020 Land Girls.

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Experience Getting the habit of going out for a late-afternoon walk.About the picture(s)No traffic on the Oxford ring road - usually stacked back from the Cutteslowe roundabout.

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Experience On our walks, we pass local restaurants and pubs that are sitting closed. Their outdoor paths and herb beds are overgrown, and many businesses have personal messages from the owners.About the picture(s)The Fishes pub sits closed on a sunny…
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