Category London

The World of Stonehenge

On Saturday I popped up to London on the 6:39 from Newton Abbot. I love that train. It gets me into Paddington at 9:30 ready for a full day of exploring with my lovely blogging companion Aril from Gnat Bottomed…

Willy for A Day

I watched an episode of QI the other day. One of the questions revolved around an image of some ancient brooches depicting male and female genitalia. Sandi Toksvig gave loads of reasons as to why they might exist. The best…

Sound of Bow Bells

My dad is a Cockney, born in 1930’s Islington, then within the sound of the Bow Bells. These are the ones St Mary Le Bow in the City of London to be precise. To prove his authenticity he’ll even throw…