Ijo PonaA Harrogate Blogger
A Harrogate Blog • Ijo Pona is a Harrogate-based adventure blog. Written by a full-time ‘funny little man’ and procrastinator, Andy, there are personal observations and a record of trying to hold the local MP, Andrew Jones, to account. To dip your toes in – see the posts below or navigate to the Archive Page. There is a bit about me HERE.
Knaresborough saw one of the more unusual Le Tour cultural festival events take place on the eve of The Grand Depart. Held at the headquarters of Orb, the creative arts and skills focused charity, The Tidswell Noise Collective presented a live music and film...read more
Given the title of this Blog post, you may start thinking this Blog post is a music review - far from it: I am fortunate enough to be on the mailing list for Liberty's Newsletter - not the shop, but the Human Rights watch. The below is lifted from their site. You may...read more
Well, I have made it home - we (Kathryn & myself) returned to Yorkshire on Monday evening. Knackered. I managed to sleep most of the journey but Kathryn was coming down with a heavy cold - plenty of Lemsip Capsules were purchased at Edinburgh Waverley Station and then...read more
Not all fun and games at the moment. As people may know I have malaria type symptoms coupled with complex post traumatic stress disorder. I am currently locked out of our b&b and with no way of gaining access to my medication. Tonight is going to be tricky. However,...read more
So me and my good wife stayed over at Home Farm last night. The reasoning behind this became apparent when we woke at 0445 to catch a train from York at 0730. What was the insane logic behind this idea and more importantly what was the destination? Well the mode of...read more
.... and had a great time. We (Kathryn & myself) called down to Valley Gardens this morning to see our good friends Stewart and Karen perform (independently of each other) at the first ever Happygate. I was knackered from a night of ill thought out scheming but the...read more