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 ...

I don’t think Ernest Hemingway ever visited East Garston or set one of his stories there. If he did, there seems to ...

I don’t think PG Wodehouse ever visited East Garston or anywhere else in West Berkshire, nor set one of his stories ...

Children’s days off school because of ‘illness’ follow an invariable pattern. It’s as well to be ...

Last weekend on the A34 I was involved in a car accident. There are about 200,000 car accidents each year in the UK ...

Since this article was first published in February 2015 North Korea has gone from being a half forgotten backwater to ...

There are many definitions of hell (though none are first-hand). Traditionally, it’s the most extreme instance of ...