Monthly Archives: December 2016

Some beers, conversation and a coincidence.

In the Watchmakers near Hove Station on the 28th December sampling a few halves. Hurst Brewery’s Old Acquaintance, a 6.5% old ale matured for 12 months in red wine barrels.  Distinctive but not necessarily delightful.  The Franklin’s Grumpy Guvnor, a … Continue reading

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A few recent events

Finished decorating a friends kitchen last week, and after banking the cheque went on to spend most of the money of tickets for comedians coming to Brighton early in the new year.  Josie Long, Bridget Christie and Miles Jupp, plus … Continue reading

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Smaller allotment undergoes big changes

We finally got a new agreement from the Council for a new smaller allotment.  We are keeping the northern end of the old plot, now designated 4B.  In order to get more growing space we are removing two ash trees … Continue reading

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