Only 63 Days to Christmas!

Each year I paint and print my own Christmas card. It costs a fortune as I send out almost 300. Many of my friends collect them so I feel I have to carry on. At the beginning of the year I thought I’d get ahead of myself and painted a stained-glass window design and invented […]

I Went to a Marvellous Party

Where’s Noel Coward when you want him? If the great man had been around last Sunday he would have found wonderfully rich pickings to write about at the most fabulous party I’ve ever been to.  The occasion? Paul Daniels and Debbie McGee were celebrating their 22nd year of wedded bliss by renewing their marriage vows. […]

The Henley Literary Festival

I’m a bit behind in writing my blog – mainly because there’s been so much going on. Last week, for example, Henley held it’s annual Literary Festival. Scores of famous authors, actors, broadcasters and other luminaries descended on the town to promote their latest books and to take part in the Festival. This year a […]