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Catherine pregnant with Toby

This must have been right before Toby’s birth as Nonny is in this video, and she came to stay for a few weeks before Toby was due. Mike is filming; Anthony feels Catherine’s tummy, Louise came with Wallace; Abi and Alex are in the video too. (1 minute)…

Here I’m playing with Alexander. (1.5 minutes)…

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Alexander at two and a half

Wallace jumps up at Alex and knocks him over. (20 seconds)…

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Barbecue at Uncle Anthony’s house

July 22nd 2013

Toby writes… All of the Paynes gathered at Uncle Anthony’s house for a barbecue. As it was so hot we resorted to having a water fight.

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Toby aged 8 months (videos)

My parents came back to the UK in March 2010 when Toby was seven months old. My brother Mike filmed this on Sunday, April 23 2000 when Toby was 8 months and crawling around.

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FaceTime on Anthony’s 50th birthday weekend

At the end of November 2011, my brother Anthony celebrated his 50th birthday. The extended family booked a cottage for the weekend. My brother Mike took along his iPhone 4S and Apple TV, and plugged this into the television there, so he could set up a FaceTime video call with me on his iPhone 4S which would throw the video onto the TV…

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