Twelfth Night: A Georgian Guid...

Dec 13, 2010 by

After the fun of Christmas festivities, January can often seem like an anticlimax with Twelfth Night (January 5th) playing a...

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Viva LichVegas!

Dec 9, 2010 by

Here’s a shout out to my colleagues on our splendid hyperlocal news site, The Lichfield Blog, who have teamed up with satirical...

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Revisiting Sambo’s Grave

Nov 17, 2010 by

Some of you might remember my abortive attempt to visit Sunderland Point, not far from Morecambe, in January last year. This former...

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Word of the Week: To Cut

Nov 16, 2010 by

To renounce acquaintance with any one is to CUT him. There are several species of the CUT. Such as the cut direct, the cut indirect,...

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The Pump Room, Bath

Nov 15, 2010 by

I couldn’t leave the subject of Bath with just a note about The Pump Room, which is naturally near the top of the list when...

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