A Call to Adventure!

The “unleashing” of Transition Town Lewes was rather an inspiring event. There were about 400 people in Lewes Town hall, and when I arrived, there was standing room only. The […]

Victory at the Lewes Arms

Yesterday, as expected (following their review announcement) Greene King finally climbed down and announced Harveys has returned. The lastest post on The Lewes Arms blog is simply headlined WE HAVE […]


This is one of my favourite vegetables. When I dug my pond, a couple of years back, a friend told me you could grow watercress just by throwing it in […]


My back “garden” (yard) is pretty small. I want to grow vegetables. With my pond, pear tree, roses, fruit and herbs, there’s not really room for pototatoes. But fresh (I […]

Spoiling Things

A regular reader of this blog is so fanatical about avoiding “spoilers” that he will not only avoid reviews but won’t read the blurb on DVDs or books (he’ll be […]

Upgrade Coming Up

If funny things start to appear on the site this afternoon, it’s because I’m (finally) upgrading to WordPress 2.1 “Ella”. Bear with me, normal service will resume as soon as […]

“Gridlock” Review

A superb small-scale episode, written to perfectly fit the 45 minutes slot, nicely paced, with a great sense of atmosphere, building to a satisfying conclusion. And at the same time […]

News in Brief

I’ve been away from an internet connection for a week and getting all my news the old fashioned way – in print. It took two days from finding out there’d […]