Monthly Archives: April 2008

A Lollipop Man with a Difference!

Just a little amusing anecdote to share. On my way to work this morning I was waiting to cross a failrly busy road. The bin men were working a few yards away from me and one of them decided to … Continue reading

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Blood Brothers

I can’t believe that I forgot to post about Blood Brothers which was a far better show than the 39 steps. We saw that the week previously at the Theatre Royal in Nottingham. I’d never seen it before, although my … Continue reading

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The Thirty-Nine Steps

Went to see a stage adaptation of the thirty-nine steps last night in Coventry at the Belgrade theatre. What a complete and utter disappointment it turned out to be! I haven’t actually read the book myself so went with a … Continue reading

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Insomnia Gets you Thinking

I was queuing for tickets at Nottingham station last weekend and realised that I had missed a free counter. No big deal as there was plenty of time before my train and not too many other people waiting. It was … Continue reading

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Stop Press

Marks and Spencer have just won a similar court case, this time arguing that Tea Cakes are cake not biscuit.

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Jaffa Cakes – Cake or Biscuit

Apparently, according to conversation in the office today, there has been a lot of discussion in various quarters as to whether Jaffa Cakes are cakes or biscuits. Most people think of them as biscuits. However, it appears that McVitie’s won … Continue reading

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Card Attack

A friend of mine has just started a new business venture, making tactile greetings cards with optional large print or Braille messages in them. Her cards are excellent quality and very pleasing both visually and tactually, making them ideal for … Continue reading

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