Monthly Archives: February 2016

Get Down With Gilbert – Cheltenham Town Hall

My obsession started when I was 10 years old. A song that started with an isolated, bending bass note – boing!  The man on the TV had a pudding basin haircut and big cap (think Peaky Blinders), a shirt, stripy … Continue reading

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Those who can.

They say those who can, do. Those who can’t, teach. So who teaches those who can?

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Letter from the Lavatory

Dear Mr Drew, Last week I encountered one of your Fuzzy Brush vending machines in a restaurant toilet. I have always been intrigued as to how a Fuzzy Brush worked, so I took the opportunity to try one. Having posted … Continue reading

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Pussy Whipped

It’s been a long day, all in all. One of those days when Stan and Ollie, our cats, decided that they were taking control. It was as if they’d got together on the coconut matting in the grand porch of … Continue reading

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Teething Problems

I had to visit our dentist Dr Gorgeous today, a tall dark Irishman who has made Lady Barton St Mary ensure she gets regular check ups. However, she was rather disappointed when he grew one of those big, bushy, hipster/street … Continue reading

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One of those days in the First World.

What a personal disaster. My shopping trolley that I use at (almost) voluntary work fell apart today. I’m bereft. Little Andrew just laughed at me, but maybe that was because she caught me changing my trousers and shirt. On the … Continue reading

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