The Basilwade Chronicles – Several years ago, I wrote a short story to read out at the Basildon Writers’ Group which meets each month. My story involved a socially inept, […]

The Empty Chair

The Empty Chair Several people have asked me after my last post which you can see here, what was the significance of the large, wooden chair which was positioned in […]

The Empty Chair

The Other Side of Peace 2019 Isn’t it strange how sometimes life offers you opportunities you wouldn’t have dared dream about? I’d never have thought I’d write anything which would […]

Remains of the villa

Roman Villa at Lullingstone, Kent Still on the trail of Roman remains, my cousin, Dave, and I went on another jaunt, this time, with the rest of our jaunting crew […]

St Katherine Cree, London EC3

A jaunt around London EC3 North. I’ve got a great book about the history of London called “I Never Knew That About London” by Christopher Winn, which you can see […]

Exterior of Wiltons Music Hall

Jaunt to Wilton’s Music Hall, Aldgate, London. Wiltons Music Hall, in the East End of London is, I believe, the oldest surviving music hall in the world and is a […]

Map of Londinium Peter Froste Museum of London

Secret Roman London.During my last jaunt to London with Cousin, Dave, we visited Stationers’ Hall (click here to read about that jaunt) and the Mithraeum, (click here to read about […]