Graham John

Welcome to the GJ Journal.

This blog will be home to all our thoughts, musings and opinions on life and property. You'll find hints, tips, forecasts and commentary to keep you up to date with what's going on in the housing market, as well as recommendations for days out, dog walks, schools, pubs and everything in between.


Posted 3rd June 2023
Nestled within the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) this piece of Sussex countryside is surprisingly...

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Posted 3rd June 2023
The A259 starts it's eastward coastal journey from Emsworth in Hampshire, just within The Chichester Harbour Area...

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A May ‘Make Life Special’ challenge for you! (2.5 Billion people adore this!)

Posted 28th April 2023
The chances are you unwittingly refer to England's National Sport on a regular basis. Do you ever find yourself...

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Orange blossom, Easter Parades and the magic of Sevilla!

Posted 22nd April 2023
Warm air scented with orange blossom is my favourite memory of Sevilla, the perfume hangs upon the air and envelops...

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10,000 miles of signed paths and routes for walking, wheeling, cycling and exploring outdoors!

Posted 11th April 2023
10,000 miles, that's almost from Sydney Australia to New York. There is a UK wide network of  over 10,000 miles...

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Cliffsend and happiness begins!

Posted 6th April 2023
Richborough Roman Fort, Pegwell Bay National Nature Reserve, The Viking Coastal Trail, all names you may be aware...

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An April ‘Make Life Special’ Challenge for you!

Posted 5th April 2023
We're quite rightly told and reminded that spending time with nature is not only good for our souls but great for...

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Why is talk of ‘the Brexit effect’, ‘the post covid market’ or the stamp duty effect’ misleading and to what degree?

Posted 21st March 2023
There are those in the press, social commentators too, who treat many things as watershed moments, some are, some...

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A Buckinghamshire Chateau and a must see!

Posted 11th March 2023
A memory of Rhubarb Gin is perhaps not the impression The National Trust intend for one to first have when thinking...

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