Monthly Archives: October 2018

Stratman’s solution to the rapidly approaching shopping Armageddon

Quite a few years ago now when I was cool and even though I say so myself, was admired by many for being at the height of fashion, I used to buy a lot of my clothes from a place … Continue reading

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‘Tartuffe’ at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre is Brilliant. Go see.

On Tuesday evening me and a buddy went to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre (The Swan) to see ‘Tartuffe’ (The Hypocrite)…and boy, it turned out a fabulous evening. I haven’t laughed so much for a long time (it must have been … Continue reading

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The Train that never arrives at the Station no-one knows exists…a tale for Halloween

Seeing as it is coming up to Halloween, I thought I’d publish three photos I took about 3/4 years ago at Stratford-upon-Avon’s phantom train station that goes by the name of Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway. I ought to explain that the mist … Continue reading

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Battle of the Bypass

And so, the battle of the bypass‘ rages on…just like it has for the last 40+ years I have been here. On and On it goes… Every few years a plan is revealed and regular as clockwork it gets panned … Continue reading

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Wellesbourne-upon-Snobbery

I write this today as one hell of an angry parent. I’m fuming. If there was a competition for the most fuming parent, I would win it…and it concerns my daughter. My daughter has recently been on the look out … Continue reading

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Taken for a Ride at The Stratford Mop

I’ve suddenly realised that it’s that time of year again when Stratford-upon-Avon gets a day and a night’s relief from the traffic pollution and instead gets to breath in the all-the-fun-of-the-fair fumes of the Mop. All beefburgers and onion rings. … Continue reading

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