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From the bunker

Sparkles cracks a very bad pun (So far: Not-so-secret agent 001 has breached the defences of Pearly Gates Dormitory Retreat only to find a host of evil geriatric forces ranged against him. He pleads with his Chief …) I tell you,


We’re starting a new column which takes a light-hearted look at life as it is lived in the 21st century from inside a retirement home.  It’s called From the Bunker and is written by veteran journalist and playwright Mick Barnes. The column centres