Lucky

I have about 60% vision in my left eye. It should be 0%. That it isn’t is due to three amazing slices of good ...

Ghosts

Between the ages of eight and twelve I had the misfortune to be a pupil at a school called Caldicott in Burnham ...

Over the last couple of years I’ve described how I’ve fallen into a urinal, failed to turn over an ...

Penny Post recently received this information about changes to various services over the festive period from ...

What a Year (again!)

We thought the craze for round-robin Christmas letters had passed. It seems not. We received this one this morning, ...

A few months ago we had a dozen. Then it went down to eight. A couple of weeks back I could only find three. Last ...

The Artist’s Studio with Sir Courtney Inchbold-Grist: Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe

Penny Post is delighted to welcome back The Artist’s Studio, an occasional series of articles in which our resident ...

Professor Sebastian Bryson-Bragg Explains the Third Mood

Following Penny Post’s successful series of articles on artistic subjects from Sir Courtney Inchbold-Grist ...

Releasing My Inner Yak

Last Sunday morning found Penny and me and Penny’s cousin in his house in Normandy, drinking coffee and watching ...

Cat’s Eyes, Road Studs and Bott’s Dots

Regular readers of my posts (if there are any) will know that many bear only a faint connection with what might be ...