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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.


Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, Bob Dylan and Scarlet Rivera

A few years ago one of my sons asked me if I knew anything about Bob Dylan’s song “Hurricane” – of course I did.

In 1975 Bob Dylan co-wrote a song about the false imprisonment of the American boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter. Carter and another* were charged with murder in 1966 and were subsequently found […]

By |September 27th, 2015|Andalucia|0 Comments|

The Curious Case of the 1st July

It is currently 31°C whilst I write this on my roof terrace at 9pm as Spain experiences an unseasonal heat wave. Even though my sister back in dreary Lancashire tells me she has her heating on it was 39°C in Córdoba this afternoon. It probably has something to do with El Niño or the […]

Sometimes the oldies really are the best?

I was listening to my iTunes library on random selection recently when this popped up: Jools Holland’s ‘Hop the Wag’ which features Sam Brown, daughter of Joe Brown, remember him? Singing ‘The Way You Look Tonight’. It reminded me that even though I like today’s stuff, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, for example, […]