Monthly Archives: June 2011

Random Photo

I took this in Lisbon and rather like their facial expressions.

Dear Photograph

One of the most innovative and touching websites I’ve ever seen is the new Here are three photos to give you an idea of the concept behind it.

Pin-Up of the Week

This week’s pin-up is the lovely Bollinger, doing a special cute pose this morning.

Van Gogh Sighted on Hertford Allotment

Well done Courtyard Arts for adding a much-needed splash of colour to Hertford’s Maidenhead Street. This fabulous new mural depicts Van Gogh striding down the towpath next to the Folly Island allotments.

Guinea Pig Drama in Hertfordshire Wood

It was good to see a guinea pig story making the front page of the Mercury this week (Hoddesdon edition – just had to buy it). And it thankfully has a happy ending. Basically, a mysterious man was sighted dumping…

The House Where Everyone Goes

I draw the line at ‘restroom’, ‘bathroom’ and ‘gentlemen’s comfort station’. But, being English, I’ve never knowingly gone to the toilet. Instead, I’ve used the ‘loo’, the ‘WC’, the ‘gents’ or the ‘facility, where I’ve variously ‘spent a penny’ (30p…