Wednesday, 10 July 2019
We live in a time of wonders.
You could compare the wit of Trump with that of Oscar Wilde. You could compare the statesmanship of Boris Johnson with that of Churchill. You could say "they bestride our narrow world like a collossus" in these times.
You could do all of these things..
Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Monday, 10 June 2019
Industrial strength coffee is very much the order of the day in post hipster Britain. It has become so strong that conventional pouring methods no longer work.
Your local barista is likely to use this high pressure coffee pump for your quad shot day-starter.
Tuesday, 4 June 2019
Sunday, 2 June 2019
Thursday, 30 May 2019
Wednesday, 29 May 2019
Once upon a time a popular music combo called the Beatles had some success. Much of it was built on heaps of iron like this VOX AC50 that I am refurbishing. After decades of quiet retirement it is being coaxed back in to life.
It is hot and dangerous work. Sometimes I feel like a coal miner.
Monday, 27 May 2019
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Tuesday, 21 May 2019
Monday, 20 May 2019
Saturday, 16 February 2019
Lady Stoat-Mitherer* agonised over the impending interview. Choosing the right staff is important, however they should not be made too comfortable, it may set a precedent.
So she had the comfy sofa removed by the Butler's assistant.