Twas the night before lockdown…

Twas the night before lockdown…

And all through the house…   Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.   Well it strangely felt like Christmas Eve to me, but without the excitement and boot full of presents.   I called into William & Victorias after work, for a well earned pint of...
The Winds Of Change

The Winds Of Change

I’m sure that’s a song title or a lyric from a song… I’m reminded of it as slowly ‘the winds change’ to my favourite time of year. There has been a distinct chill some mornings and I’ve even enjoyed the odd log fire on an evening… in August! That said, I’m...
A Summer to Remember and a Myriad of Measures

A Summer to Remember and a Myriad of Measures

It’s late July and after 3 1/2 months of being locked down, we reopened our shop on the 15th June. A very busy first week followed by what can only be described as ticking over to date. Last Friday, the wearing of face masks became obligatory when visiting a shop,...