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Photo uploads (including Rufus’ birthday celebrations)

Posted by jetdoc on February 22nd, 2012


I have uploaded three new sets of photos to Flickr:

The Cruciverbalists’ Convention at The Bridge House, Maida Vale, on 28 January:
Bridge House, 28 January 2012

Part 1 of our celebrations of Rufus’s 80th birthday party, in his local, The Golden Ball, Ironbridge, Saturday 18 February:
Ironbridge, 18 Febuary 2012

Part 2 of the celebrations — at the Guardian offices on Tuesday 21 February:
Rufus’s 80th brithday party, 21 Febuary 2012

At the Guardian party, Rufus was presented with four framed tributes during an address by John Henderson (Enigmatist):
• a copy of Araucaria’s wonderful poem, plus a tribute written by Alan Connor for the Guardian (presented by Don Manley)
• a typeset collection of messages from the Fifteensquared website (presented by me)
• the tribute puzzle from the Financial Times (presented by Colin Inman)
• the tribute Telegraph Toughie puzzle (set by Elkamere, presented by Tom Johnson)
• the tribute puzzle from the Guardian (presented by Arachne, Sarah Hayes)

3 Responses to “Photo uploads (including Rufus’ birthday celebrations)”

  1. regalize says:

    Thanks jetdoc for fantastic reportage. And to all who must have worked so hard to make this a memorable occasion for Rufus.

  2. Eric westbrook says:

    Thank you jetdoc for the super pictures. Rufus said he was bemused, we were bamboozled. I think he was chuffed. (3,3,1,5,4,6)

  3. stiofain says:

    very nice indeed jane

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