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Another visit to Colchester

On the spur of the moment, myself and the boy decided to pay Colchester another visit.
As a wannabe Historian, Colchester is an excellent place to visit; St Botolph's Priory, cobbled streets, Colchester Castle (its castle is under construction at the moment which is a bit annoying but once its all done, it'll look lovely) & the old fashioned tea & coffee shops :).

We grabbed lunch in boots (all day breakfast sandwich & reggae reggae flavoured crisps & orange juice for the boy and salmon, potato & cucumber salad, special K crackers & ginger beer for me!) then wandered around all the amazing charity shops (didn't find anything unfortunately) but I did get some lovely boots from topshop (£42). :)

We then went to the Hollyhead museum near the castle, its much nicer than our local museum; Victorian childhood & the victorian school, life in 19th century Colchester... I would've taken some decent pictures but it was quite busy lol.

Ending the day on a high, we went to the local Weatherspoons (The Play House). It is like a real play house inside as it used to be a theatre! There are even dummies scattered around, sounds tacky but it was very cool.

Piccys!

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The floral dress i am wearing is from Topshop via a charity shop (£4.50).

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