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30 April 1982

Fri Apr XXX Rained nearly all day so I didn’t do anything. Umpteenth day of doing nothing. Of course, I wasn’t actually doing nothing. I was going to school, for example. Which meant spending a good part of the day … Continue reading

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29 April 1982

Thur Apr XXIX Very Wet Soccer Practice. Still beat the U14’s 3-1 and Shane missed a penalty! I have no idea why I wrote the first part of this entry as if it were a title. As I have said … Continue reading

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28 April 1982

Wed Apr XXVIII Isn’t life dull! Today 0 happened. As nothing happened on this day, I am going to write about something which doesn’t appear in the diary – the only time that I saw another pupil caned. Corporal punishment … Continue reading

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27 April 1982

Tue Apr XXVII Didn’t do a lot. School dull as usual and Dl tried to kill us again A few days ago I mentioned a classmate named Paul Molyneux and the fact that I had been seen playing football with … Continue reading

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26 April 1982

Mon Apr XXVI Not a lot happened today. Went to Pt Chev library. Union folded. That didn’t last long, then! I can’t remember what it was that brought about the demise of the Junior Librarians’ Union, but I vividly recall … Continue reading

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25 April 1982

Sun Apr XXV 1/2 Way Day! Electrician cam to mend the bathroom Light. Got Subbuteo out for only the third time since we arrived One of the games we had brought with us was the version of Subbuteo which was … Continue reading

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24 April 1982

Sat Apr XXIV Played Avondale in the leauge and won 3-2 (revenge!!). Got clobbered by their centre back a few times. This was the first time I had played for a school football team. At junior school I had been … Continue reading

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