Monthly Archives: January 2013

Quiz Team Night Out

Tuesday 29th January saw six folk assemble at Planet India, a fine vegetarian eatery just outside the Central Business District.  We came together to spend our accumulated winnings from a year of pub quizzing, so we had to select a … Continue reading

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Bird boxes to replace hedge cut short

Some weeks ago Jackie and I went to the allotment for a few hours. Jackie weeded and I cut the hedge low. A huge heap of cuttings can be seen behind Jackie, as well as some of the cleaned beds … Continue reading

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Another day, another beer – or two

Down town yesterday to bank a cheque, do a little shopping and call in at the Craft Beer Co pub at the top of Regent Hill. Every time I go there I hear interesting music – have even gone on … Continue reading

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Snowy Brighton

Snowed all day today. Walked to B&Q and stopped to watch dozens of kids sledging down the snow slopes of Saunders Park. Ventured into the garden to put out suet ball and other bird food, and took the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Beer things

On Tuesday 15th I went down town for a beer or two. In Wetherspoons I had a pint of Try This (3.8%) from Wharfedale Brewery and a pint of Old Leg Over (4.1%) from Daleside Brewery. Neither was very hoppy … Continue reading

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Birds in the Garden

A few days ago I completed a survey from a local student about growing food in the garden. It went on a bit, and diverged from the theme (as I saw it). But it got me to think about the … Continue reading

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Another walk – 8th january

A grey day but mild so set out for more exploratory exercise, through the cemetery again – where I heard then saw a woodpecker. Made a different route through Woodvale – up to the furthest SE corner where it is … Continue reading

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