It all started with an article on the BBC website enthusing about the most beautiful road in the world. I would like to drive along that, I thought. I’d have been about 68 at the time and had just acquired a motorbike again after 43 years abstinence. The road is called “Kystriksveien”, which means Coastal … Read more

Château Winnall 2022

The plum tree in our garden celebrated the exit from lockdown and other Covid restrictions this year by producing a record number of plums. Having provided my neighbours with plums I realised that I still had far too many left over. I’m still using my plum jam from years gone by so I was at … Read more