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Bring us sugar and tea and rum

Up until now, I had not been tempted to sign up to that most new-fangled of social media sites, TikTok. The latest craze on the site having just filtered through to me, however, I must admit it sounds more fun … Continue reading

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‘Impossible ships in impracticable positions’ : Sea songs at the UL

One afternoon in late December, the conversation at MusiCB3 turned to ships and sea songs. It was Margaret’s Christmas post (which looked at some of the nautical aspects of Christmas stories, such as Sinterklaas arriving in the Netherlands by boat) … Continue reading

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