The Traditional Boat Festival

  Last weekend dawned gloriously sunny again so we made our way to one of my favourite events of the year – The Traditional Boat Festival. Lady McAlpine has organised it for the past two years and she has done wonders. My young friend and I strolled down by the river bank till we came upon […]

All dressed up and somewhere to go.

Phew! When I got back into my car this morning after bowling the outside temperature was 36 degrees!. Like getting in to an oven. But I won my game – that’s a first. I’m up against a top-class bowler in the next round so may be knocked out of the tournament then. But who knows […]

Somerset Weekend

So many things are happening that I’m getting a it behind in writing my blog. Anyway ten days or so ago my young friend and I drove down to Somerset to attend the Hilliard Miniature Show in Wells. As the date clashed with the Glastonbury Festival ( held just a few miles away from Wells) […]