The following is from January 2014. Regular listeners to the long running BBC Radio 4 rural soap opera ‘The Archers’ will have noticed that organic farmer Tony Archer sounds different these days. Colin Skipp who […]
Remember when Topic chocolate bars were advertised with the slogan “Hazel Nut In Every Bite“? I haven’t had a Topic bar in years. I wasn’t even sure if this nougat, toffee and hazel nut confection […]
The screen grab from Twitter below raised a smile. Someone has made a request to BBC Radio 4.
I heard the following tale from someone who claimed it actually happened several years ago at a company he was working for in Northampton. The company were expecting a visit from a very important American […]
There are plenty of places around called North, South, West or East something or other. For example in East Devon there are the villages of Southleigh and Northleigh, and in South Somerset the village of […]
Here is a screen grab from the web site of furniture retailer Funique. It shows there web page for ‘Single Seater Sofas’. Excuse my ignorance but I always thought they were called armchairs.
Hexbugs are little battery powered plastic bugs which scuttle along on their flexible plastic legs, driven along by a small internal vibrating motor. You can pick up an individual Hexbug quite cheaply from retailers such […]
I took these pictures back in 2013 as I found the pub landlord’s sense of humour amusing.