2 I went to a fabulous lecture this morning, given by Maggi Hambling and illustrated with loads of her portraits. Hugely impressed. I hadn’t realised that she’s the sister of someone I know, who arranged for her to come.
3 I’m feeling some clarification about the timing of my retirement as a school governor. Carrying on as normal for a while yet, though. It’ll be twenty-five years in September, but for several of those years I governed two schools.
4 Meetings went on until 3 o’clock, when I was finally able to have some lunch. I made a salad of cherry tomatoes, avocado and Roquefort cheese and ate it with oatcakes and a glass of red wine. It was a very nice Bordeaux and reminds me again to drink better wine all the time. I mean whenever I drink it, of course, not that I’ll drink all the time. Obv.
5 Squiffany entered a gymnastics competition yesterday and won her class. Woo hoo!
Update – I’ve found my glasses under the armchair. That’s a relief, the computer is just at the wrong distance nowadays.