Dorset Piddle ‘n’ Cider

December 29, 2018 Knobby 0

If you run a brewery in Piddlehinton by the river Piddle it has to be a clever marketing ploy to call yourself the Piddle Brewery and give the beers you brew names like Jimmy and […]

What Has A Hazel Nut In Every Bite?

December 27, 2018 Knobby 0

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 […]

Meeting at Northampton Station

August 18, 2017 Knobby 0

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 […]

Hexbugs and Bristlebots

April 6, 2017 Knobby 0

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 […]