Hooray for the Postie in Barry, South Wales who gave the people on his round the information to help them to block the delivery of unsolicited junk mail …. even though his employers have seen fit to suspend him from duty,(on full pay).
Hooray too for Declan Curry on BBC Breakfast TV who gave us an email address to contact Continue reading
It seems remarkably ironic that, whilst strong protests are being made against the removal of the excellent neuro-surgery unit from Swansea’s Morriston Hospital, to Cardiff… Continue reading
As volunteer animal ambulance drivers at Llys Nini Animal Rescue Centre, we regularly transport a variety of animals to and from the local vet.
This entails going in and out of the centre’s vast grounds at hours when the centre is closed to the public, early in the morning and late in the evening. Continue reading
Someone I know was having occasional visits from individual members of a family of mice.
Being a kindly sort of a chap, he bought a ‘Humane mousetrap’, in order to be able to remove each uninvited guest from his home without harming it. Continue reading
We were looking after our three five-year old grandchildren, and had just returned from a long walk along the beach.
I took off my shoe and saw that my big toe had pushed a huge hole in my tights Continue reading
Is it just in this area?
Or do ALL postmen litter the place with large red rubber bands?
Clearly there must be an endless supply of rubber bands available to postmen to bundle up letters to make their daily deliveries easier, as each morning as I walk my dog, there are more and more of them on the ground.
Peculiarly, too, they seem to gather in groups Continue reading
In the middle of Cowes week and with the Southampton Boat Show looming on the horizon, I am reminded of some people we met during our sailing years. They were a live-aboard couple, still sailing regularly in the warm Spanish waters despite advancing years and arthritis. Continue reading