Grass. Part 2.

Posted on 16/12/2018 By

River bank grass. River Tillingbourne at the Teddy Bears' Picnic. Abinger Hammer.

Grass. Part 2. A Compendium of 2018 Grass.


Grass.

Posted on 09/12/2018 By

Grass. As you know, we love the RHS Gardens at Wisley. Our last visit was to photograph some of the autumn colours there. Although, to be honest, there was no real need, given the wonderful colours round here in the Surrey Hills as shown in our slide show. There is always lots to see at…


You’re a Twat!

Posted on 02/12/2018 By

You're a Twat: Bertie reads the 2018 Christmas Special of Big Issue.

You’re a Twat! Bertie: “Bobby… Wot’s a twat?”


The Autumn Leaves.

Posted on 25/11/2018 By

Autumn Leaves

The Autumn Leaves. The rain thundered down at Sutton United and we hid in the stand. Driving home on flooded roads, we knew that this was the beginning of the end of a glorious autumn. The best we could ever remember. The best that is since last year. Especially the Autumn Leaves.


One Night Last Summer.

Posted on 18/11/2018 By

One Night Last Summer: With the stars. That's Debbi and George behind us.

One Night Last Summer Bertie: “Wot! Amateur dramatics? You must be bleedin’ joking!” Bobby: “Now look, Bertie. We are a team. Tim and Tracey together with Oakley (Technical Director, Artistic Director and Guide Dog) have kindly invited us to their daughter Debbi’s new musical with the Hinchley Manor Operatic Society. “One Night Last Summer”. They…


Untold Story.

Posted on 17/11/2018 By

Our entry in “The Untold Story”.

Untold Story. Next week is Alcohol Awareness Week. 19-25 November 2018. Details from Alcohol Concern follow. Also at: www.alcoholconcern.org.uk/alcohol-awareness-week A very important issue that warrants a rare mid-week extra story to meet the date.


Remembrance Day.

Posted on 11/11/2018 By

Remembrance Day: Knitted by Heather. Limited edition. 1,000.

Remembrance Day. It’s hard to believe that a year has passed since we wrote the story of Private Evan Davies. In a year’s time, maybe we will say the same thing again. For some, the years pass and the memories fade. For others, they are as fresh as the day they were encapsulated in time….


The Wall.

Posted on 04/11/2018 By

The Wall: “Mission” speaker in the background. Chaps of a certain age will understand.

The Wall. This, in Laurel Cottage, is a love affair in three pictures. Most people’s favourite picture is of Diddley and Bobby at the Shredded Wheat factory. So, we are pleased to present to you the three pictures on The Wall.


The Great Dorset Steam Fair.

Posted on 28/10/2018 By

Great Dorset Steam Fair: Watching the show.

The Great Dorset Steam Fair. Bobby had stretched out our hospital adventure to a whole week, centred on the Travelodge at Ilminster. In doing so, he could hardly avoid the signs to the Great Dorset Steam Fair (GDSF) for the following few days.


From a Railway Carriage.

Posted on 21/10/2018 By

From a Railway Carriage: Southern Railway S15 Class no 847.

From a Railway Carriage. This little boy, enjoying the view from a railway carriage, is the future. Diddley never knew him but he will know all about her in the fullness of time. For this is Jay, her great grandson. Son to Jasmine and Jay (senior).


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