Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Cottage garden/Garden

Half-term (it’s no good, I can’t call them terms, or worse “term-lets”) has afforded me the chance to download from the camera and upload onto a well-known social networking site, some of the pictures I’ve taken this year. We decided, … Continue reading

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He Has His Future In British Steel

      –This is by Adrian Edmonson, out of Bottom   And  

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The Starbridge Mothers

Inspired by the yahoo Susan Howatch group (http://groups.yahoo.com/group/howatch/), here’s a quick look at some of Starbridge’s mothers. Two of the most significant are Lyle Ashworth and Dido Aysgarth. Lyle’s motherhood is not as vivid as Charles’s fatherhood, but it is … Continue reading

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Francis Robert George Forsyth

When I was a kid, I used to pour over a particular edition of the Guinness Book of Records – 1983, in fact. It had been given to me by a cousin for the simple act of visiting him, a … Continue reading

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