28th September, 2020

I mis-timed things yesterday and ended up a dot on a country road in the dark!  As with most Sundays, the hours were swallowed up in the mundane, relaxing that bit too much, convincing oneself it is deserved until, suddenly, it is time for Songs of Praise – well,...
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25th September, 2020

It’s these little gems which make it all worthwhile …  ‘Thank you for making this call enjoyable.’.  That was Chris in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  I thought I was just phoning Elephant regarding my car insurance renewal but, surprise, surprise, I had called Canada!  We had...
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21st September, 2020

Oh, boy!  I watched that Live Press Conference from Downing Street, this morning, with Sir Patrick Vallance (Govt. Chief Scientific Adviser) and Professor Chris Whitty (Govt. Chief Medical Officer) and it was masterful, albeit for the intellectually challenged!  I did...
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18th September, 2020

Bring Me Sunshine.  That’s what it says on the sign which sits beside the television – always in view, then!  The one below reads And they lived happily ever after but that’s on the floor where it belongs …  I like these signs dotted around.  Bring Me Sunshine is a...
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14th September, 2020

Captain Sir Tom Moore.  What can I say?  Kleenex!  Synonymous with tears.  Whether watching him on television or listening to him on the radio, it happens every time.  Exactly why, though?  Well, firstly, he reminds me so much of Pop – latterly.  There’s the twinkle,...
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11th September, 2020

I can’t read anymore!  Subscribing to The Telegraph online, my phone is overloaded and I feel compelled to skim the lot while stopping to read the articles which echo my stance.  So it is that, ironically, those relating to Sweden are beginning to appear and it is as...
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