An inspirational evening of baroque

What better than a feast of baroque music to celebrate the magic of the  season? so says the brochure for Red Priest’s Winter Baroque Carnival. They have been compared to the Rolling Stones and the Cirque du Soleil amongst others and have been described in the press as; visionary, outrageous, heretical, outrageous and more. I had to…

A stitch in time

It may well save nine but has also saved my sanity this week. I’ve kept my head down and sewed and crocheted my way through the pre Christmas madness, until today that is. Today I went in to town, finally to face the hordes spending money like water. In some places it was a case of forming…

Blowing away the cobwebs

Last weekend flew by, time does that when you’re having fun. Blink and you’ll miss it. On Saturday we spent the day in Brixton The weather was great, blue skies and after a wander we stopped for lunch at Brixton Village. Saw the Electric Avenue Strip, lit up by Eddy Grant in October: Stopped off at the…