August 2009

No Odd Socks Please

2019-02-01T10:47:57+00:00

The faintest sniff of global economic recovery is being smelled right now in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. For it is here that one young couple we know are feeling enough house-market positivity to embark on the arduous process of moving home.Considering a more rural location, perhaps they’ve reached a certain age where town living isn’t [...]

No Odd Socks Please2019-02-01T10:47:57+00:00

Colonisation by Americanisation

2019-02-01T10:49:26+00:00

My father-in-law enjoys a good rant. Although not a grumpy old man, he is a man in his mid sixties; successful in his career although long retired. Whilst it’s not his defining characteristic, he is compulsively METICULOUS in his execution of spelling and grammar. He hates American exports. He’s really thinking about their language exports [...]

Colonisation by Americanisation2019-02-01T10:49:26+00:00

Best of a Brand Bunch?

2019-02-01T10:51:04+00:00

Happy Birthday to Terry Wogan KBE, 71 years old today! Revered as a British national treasure despite being Irish, Terry is one of our best loved and most loathed celebrities. Rising to fame in the 1960s on Irish radio and subsequently Radio One, he moved to the smooth sounds of Radio Two in the early [...]

Best of a Brand Bunch?2019-02-01T10:51:04+00:00