Month: September 2019

Inspire-Brexit-Don’t panic

It was meant to be a routine shop. Step 1 Order a copy of David Cameron’s book.  I wanted to understand how the country  got into this situation https://www.waterstones.com/book/for-the-record/david-cameron/9781785176593 2 Get milk and other essentials. 3 Noticed that the store was down to last jar of Mango Chutney […]

Inspired-Hogs Back Blog

When one is retired there is a chance to do all those things you missed whilst working. A recent one was a visit to the Hogs Back brewery.  They opened in 1992 having had the owner perfect the brewing process with the help of local inhabitants (wonder where […]

Inspire-Blog/…..ology- Its now official

There was an earlier post celebrating the achievement of  getting an …….ology.  I wonder if the same applies to Blogging.  Obviously the term blogology is not in everyday use although there was an article about it in 2002. http://www.wordyard.com/2002/07/24/blogology/   However the principles behind blogging are perhaps what […]

Photography- Victorian Gothic

We have John Betjeman to thank for saving this St Pancras Station London a Grade 1 listed building-much more than just a station.  A recent visit confirmed – it is a priceless Victorian station/ no palace!- dedicated to the travelling public John Betjeman was the poet laureate and […]