Archives for June, 2010

So today is it. In about 45 minutes I will head out the door and catch the train to Moorfields and have my eye removed. Its not an every day occurrence, but I have had four operations at that fabulous place already so I am rather cool about it. Admitted…

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For the 1500 show I am out in the countryside with my friend Harriet and this time we are exploring the fabulous Stipperstones on the top of the Shropshire Hills.
The Stiperstones are a quartize rock formation which is the result of the last ice age. …

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I have had a splendid day today with my very good friend Harriet, who grew up in this remarkable county market town. I have been stunned by the vista of row upon row of Elizabethan timber framed houses. It is indeed a very proud and upright place. Ther…

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Yesterday Jimmy and I were out in a tiny village called Isfield, just north of Lewes in East Sussex. We were looking for the stomping ground of Nicholas Culpeper, the famous 17th century herbalist. This unusual village was where the young Nicholas grew…

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As a rule I don’t do fashion. I would have no idea what was fashionable if it jumped up and bit me on the bum. Worst of all, I am dreadful when buying clothes. Is this item too young for me? Will I look like mutton dressed as lamb. Is it cool or nerdy?…

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I have been away this week to the lovely county of Shropshire to stay with my friend Harriet for a couple of days after a jaunt to Harrogate in Yorkshire for video film making.
The countryside is breath taking and especially up on the Shropshire Hills…

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