Newsletters & Blogs

  • December Newsletter – Death and Dying

              Hello Everyone It might seem a rather strange topic for a December Newsletter but several people I know have died recently.  I point out that there is a season for Death and Dying and, obviously, it is winter time.  The earth is ‘sleeping’ or apparently dead, the vegetation is obviously Continue Reading

  • November Newsletter – Integrity

    Hello Everyone   What a quaint word in this day and age, and what a dangerous one for any person in the public eye to use. Although human nature doesn’t change circumstances are for ever changing.  Times were when a politician, or anyone in public office, would be filled with remorse and resign their position Continue Reading

  • October Newsletter – The Truth the Whole Truth and nothing like the Truth

        True of False?     The Truth the Whole Truth and nothing like the Truth   Hello everyone. Lying! Have you noticed that the word ‘honestly’ is usually found in the spoken lie?  “Honestly sir, the dog ate my homework”;  “I honestly did not do that”; and so on.  It is if the Continue Reading

  • September Newsletter – Monsters at the Mill

      No comment!       Monsters at the Mill Hi Everyone Well it looks as if I was right last week about the root crops but that didn’t stop me being wrong in that there is a monster harvest of blackberries, and it looks to be a similar monster harvest of grapes and apples. Continue Reading

  • August Newsletter – Lamentable Lammas

            Hello Everyone As a festival Lammas has virtually dropped off the radar. Even when I was a child Lammas, the first day of August, was probably only noted by Accountants for it was one of the Lady Day quarter days of the year and books had to be audited accordingly.  But Continue Reading