Category Archives: fashion

Wayward Uncle Robin’s Christmas Happening

Having slipped Parslow the groundsman a couple of jazz cigarettes, Wayward Brother Uncle Robin managed to infiltrate the inner sanctum of Randall Towers today, breezing into the Great Hall, emanating the distinctive aroma of patchouli, his Afghan coat flapping behind him. … Continue reading

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My Tour of ‘Nam – The Cheltenham Literature Festival

Not being one to follow convention, or, as others call it, being disorganised, I’ve decided to tell you all about The Cheltenham Literature Festival two weeks after it finished. This was the first year we seriously followed the festival. Lady … Continue reading

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My Screw Has The X Factor

Well, stick my sunglasses down my shirt and call me Dermot. X Factor. So, to Wemberley. (Those with a yes vote in bold). Sam Bailey, the singing prison officer kicked off with a gutsy performance. Her entire family wore ‘Team … Continue reading

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Race With A Camel.

Wordpretzels, today was the day I took part in The Forest of Dean Half Marathon, a beautiful run through the trees situated in the magnificent county of Gloucestershire, South West England. I would share some photos, but I forgot my … Continue reading

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Bell Bottom Trousers and a Stiffy

Lady BSM and I had a very late night last week when we stumbled across a TV programme entitled ‘Disco in the 70s’ and all the memories of my disco heydays came flooding back. Those of you who know me … Continue reading

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An Extra Guest for Dinner

Dinner parties have always been something I’ve enjoyed since becoming middle class. The ones we attend generally involve a close circle of old friends. So it was great to set out on Saturday night to see Jacko and Nurse Lynn’s … Continue reading

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The Bland Leading the Bland – The X Factor Final

Well, put a chain around my neck and call me the Mayor of Middlesborough. X-Factor. The start of the show made the whole of the past 4 months of my life flash before me. All those wasted hours watching this … Continue reading

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