Driving along in my automobile…

Back in London now. Seems I spent most of the weekend driving racking up an impressive 600 miles, although I’m probably going to regret that when the car is serviced tomorrow. Drove into the mountains for the second time yesterday to see friends – which was lovely – but I realised, after a fascinating […]

In which I annoy people of note and fame…

Just got back from Hay-on-Wye having decided with S – at two in the morning whilst she was drunk and I was suffering from sleep deprivation – it didn’t matter that we had missed out on tickets. If Neil G was going to be there then we were going to. […]

The Paris Incident

At the sister’s recent nuptials The Paris Incident came up again and a number of people asked what happened. As funny as the incident was in retrospect telling the same story numerous times got old kind of quickly so for those who haven’t heard it. Here is the tale in […]

To blog or not to blog…

Well hello there, and welcome to “The other side of the river”. This is my first entry but stick with me and things should get more interesting or at least a bit funnier, I can usually be relied on to have a disaster with a humorous climax on a fairly […]