Get on yer bike!

Have you been following this years Tour de France?  Do you fancy a nostalgic spin around the countryside this summer?  Then dust off the ancient Raleigh Chopper that you have at the back of the shed then take a look at our updated ‘Cycling‘ section. Racing...

There’s Nothing Quite Like a Tattooed Dame!

Do it, no matter what age you are. There has been a recent increase in the over 60’s getting tattooed. David Dimbleby had a scorpion tattooed on his back at the age of 75 in 2013. Dame Judi Dench, age 81, recently got ‘carpe diem’ inked on her wrist. Will she regret...

A Sad Day for Windy Miller

With the sad news of the death today of Gordon Murray the creator of Camberwick Green, Trumpton and Chigley,   there will be many ‘baby boomers’ reflecting nostalgically on the wonderful series of childhood programmes which became a staple of our early...

Treat them to a bit of Roald Dahl

Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so completely crazy it’s unbelievable… Roald Dahl, Matilda. Roald Dahl was born in Llandaff in 1916. Though he left Wales to go to...

Say Adeus! To Fossil Fuels with solar panels?

Portugal shows us the way In Portugal an environmental milestone has been reached without seemingly generating (apologies for the pun!) much press. In what James Watson, the CEO of SolarPower Europe has hailed as “a significant achievement for a European country, but...

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