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Astronomy Guide to the Night Sky – April 2018

Astronomy Guide with the Newbury Astronomical Society Click on the image above to enlarge, ‘right click’ ...

The Collector

It must have been close to midnight when I came back. There were no lights on downstairs so Judy had gone to bed. She ...

Haybox Meringues

I don’t know much about meringues except they need long, slow cooking so they seemed an ideal candidate for our ...

Happy Easter!

More than 80 million chocolate eggs are sold every year in the UK – mostly of course, around Easter. But why is ...

Important Easter Information from ‘The Council’

Last Christmas Penny Post received some information from ‘The Council’ about changes to various ...

Steamchicken at Arlington Arts, 16 March 2018

Imagine Steeleye Span deciding to take a holiday in 1930s Berlin; then, after listening to a lot of Northern soul and ...

Could a collagen supplement help with the ageing process?

There has been much talk in the media recently about collagen drinks and the effect they have on your skin. There are ...

Paddock Maintenance Tips

Six top paddock maintenance tips from Jim at Broadmead Estate Services. A good maintenance programme needs to be ...

How to Pick and Cook with Nettle

Nettles are free, grow by themselves and are said to be more nutritious than spinach. You can use nettles in any ...

March Gardening with Bob Davison

Welcome back I’ve just spent two weeks gardening in County Cork, preparing and planting up a coastal garden for ...