In Search of the Peep Show – Following in the Footsteps of Walter Wilkinson – Part Three

In Search of the Peep Show - Following in the Footsteps of Walter Wilkinson - Part Three

Episode Three: During the ‘live reading sessions’ we have been reading A Peep Show in Sussex by Walter Wilkinson, published in 1933. Walter and his assistant take a Punch and Judy show into Sussex and travel along the byways and footpaths finding places to perform their puppet show. I again follow the author’s footsteps from […]

The Quest For England – In Which Julia and I explore Lighthouse Beach

The Quest For England - In Which Julia and I explore Lighthouse Beach

Julia and I have popped down to Shoreham, well Kingston Buci, actually, just along from Shoreham. Here we have taken a short exploration of Lighthouse Beach, where the new lifeboat station is situated and the inland lighthouse built at the beginning of the 19th Century. Links to Lifeboat station tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKrq9h6KTk8In Search of Sussex at […]

In Search of the Peep Show – Following in the Footsteps of Walter Wilkinson – Part Two

In Search of the Peep Show - Following in the Footsteps of Walter Wilkinson - Part Two

Episode Two: During the ‘live reading sessions’ we have been reading A Peep Show in Sussex by Walter Wilkinson, published in 1933. Walter and his assistant take a Punch and Judy show into Sussex and travel along the byways and footpaths finding places to perform their puppet show. I again follow the author’s footsteps from […]

Narrowboat 2020 – In Which Julia and I Discuss the Recent Trip on the Canal

Narrowboat 2020 - In Which Julia and I Discuss the Recent Trip on the Canal

We are back in Sussex, Julia and I, and have huddled up to my Esse Ironheart in the kitchen to go over the merits of the recent narrowboating trip. We share our thoughts on the lessons learned, and ideas for the next time we hire a boat, or possibly buy one. PLEASE SUPPORT THE BALD […]

Narrowboat 2020 – In Which Julia and I Come to the End of our Adventure

Narrowboat 2020 - In Which Julia and I Come to the End of our Adventure

This is the last in this current run of our canal adventures, but fear not we shall be back. We head back to the boatyard, but first pause to have a look at Mary Arden’s house and the Tudor working farm, and we take the boat through the last lock and back to its home.I […]