The Fort 4/5

July 6, 2011 // 0 Comments

JUST FINISHED reading The Fort by Bernard Cornwell. It’s a true-life page turner set during the American War of Independence and Cornwell (famous for the Sharpe [...]

Me Cheeta

April 10, 2011 // 0 Comments

The autobiography of Tarzan’s movie monkey sidekick is not a bellylaugh comedy, it’s a warm smile of recognition comedy. Cheeta guides us through the debauchery [...]

Roadworks forever

April 1, 2011 // 0 Comments

Change is an essential part of the economy now. If we want to see continual improvements we will have to live with continual reconstruction.Our dream of constant progress [...]

They came with vans

March 30, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Co-op store at the end of our road is having a makeover and is going to be closed for a week. Yesterday they piled all the stock from the shelves into black plastic [...]


June 29, 2008 // 0 Comments

I’m watching Glastonbury on telly. I’m warm. I just walked out to the car to get a CD I wanted to listen to. That’s a ten yard trip to the next band. [...]