I’ve previously written about volunteering with the RNLI as a Lifeboat Press Officer at Macduff Lifeboat station. I’m now a little over 6 months in to my role, which so far I’ve found really interesting. Macduff Lifeboat Station is fortunately very quiet, this is good because it means people are safe in the water around […]
I took some friends who are visiting us, to the small fishing village of Pennan yesterday. Pennan is where the village scenes for the film Local Hero were filmed in the early 80s. At one end of the sea wall someone has spelt out ‘PENNAN’ using rocks from the shore.
There has been a bit of noise on Twitter about the Richard Littlejohn piece Stranded on the road to nowhere about the tragic Christmas Day accident on the M6 near Stoke-on-Trent where 3 people, including 2 children lost their lives. The tone of Littlejohn’s piece is pretty much, oh there has been an accident, drag […]
As it’s National Poetry day today it is fitting that I post this picture of the Philip Larkin statue that lives in Hull railway station.