So Britain is at war again. You can see how your MP voted by clicking here. I sincerely hope, but rather doubt, that ...

What a Year!

Fortunately, the craze for round-robin Christmas letters seems to have passed. We did receive this one this morning, ...

I’ve been lucky. Only twice have I seen large amounts of blood. Both times it was mine, both times from being ...

There once was a religious leader who issued a rousing appeal. The holy sites of the Middle East, he told his ...

Penny and I were in the living room when we saw a man in waders walking down the river carrying a long pole. He ...

You may have noticed in the Penny Post newsletter last week that tickets were available to be won for Kit & ...

Unlike most of the population I’m completely uninterested in genealogy, mine or anyone else’s. I can sort of ...

I don’t think Hunter S Thompson ever visited East Garston or set one of his stories there. If he did, there seems ...

I don’t know if Shakespeare was familiar with Hungerford or anywhere else in West Berkshire, nor if he was ...

We’ve got a young Frenchman staying with us at present and I’ve been having a number of conversations with him ...