While my husband was away on a stag weekend in Wales I had a lovely time at home. I tended to my tomato plants, bought a new ‘Dark Opal’ variety at the garden centre, played enthusiastically with my daughter and spent quite a long time reading about trauma on the interweb.
Call me a geek but there aren’t many things I enjoy more than leafing through old books and documents in libraries and record offices. When I worked for a local rag, my colleagues often sniggered at the number of hours I spent combing through microfilm, researching features on the 1930s slum clearances and the doubleContinue reading
This summer I wrote excitedly about the arrival of StrEAT, a regular street food market in my home town of Lewes, East Sussex. StrEAT organiser Elisa Furci has since hosted a number of successful markets and is now looking forward to her season finale on Saturday 14th December. Last night I muscled my way inContinue reading