Monthly Archives: March 2015

Stagnight for Strat

Last Saturday went out with 8 others for a few beers at the Robin Hood (Harvey’s best) and Greek food at nearby Archipelagos.  At 65 I may have been in the younger half of the group. In the restaurant a … Continue reading

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A bit more on the seafront walk

Whilst walking the undercliff Jerry and I spoke of the other electric railway of Magnus Volk – the Daddy Long Legs, which provided a short-lived holiday experience at the end of the 19th century and just into the 20th. It … Continue reading

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A nine mile walk to Rottingdean and back

Last Saturday met Jerry and set out for Longhill School over the hills to see folk fly quadcopters.  A strong and cold wind from the north made the walk, and quadcopter flying, challenging. Watching small radio-controlled flying machines dash round … Continue reading

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Celebrating The Round Hill Society – wine and nibbles with the Mayor

On Wednesday 29 folk from Round Hill (my tiny bit of Brighton, only 1000 households, but an active Society) gathered at the Town Hall and at 6pm were ushered into the Mayor’s Parlour to meet this year’s Mayor, Councillor Brian … Continue reading

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To Tunbridge Wells

The plan was to go to the Rohan Shop, which we did.  But the better bit was lunch at the Pantiles, more precisely the Ragged Trousers, a bar at 44 The Pantiles. Excellent fancy sandwiches.  Jackie had a Croque Madame … Continue reading

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To Shoreham by Pub

Went to Shoreham to help Marian move into her new home last week.  The removal lorry wasn’t due until 2pm so walked into town and along the seafront as far as the end of Hove Lawns and the excellent Neptune … Continue reading

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Frogspawn at Last!

Today – Friday the 6th of March – and we have frogspawn in the pond, catching up with our friends and near neighbours.

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