HAVING A BALL IN GRIMESTHORPE

There’s only so long you can spend sitting at home, reading threads on Mumsnet; Honestly, Mumsnet is now nearly as lively as Discourse these days. And more lively than my walk round Grimesthorpe, which Mrs RM hilariously confused with Grimethorpe (of Brassed Off fame) ! Possibly beacuse I missed out the “s”, but don’t let’s… Continue reading HAVING A BALL IN GRIMESTHORPE

A PITSMOOR PERAMBULATION

Another break from the 2020 Review before we reach September, which for me could be renamed “Dorset”. I’ve got plenty more urban walks and closed pubs from Tier 3 Hell to bring you, though whether there’s enough suburbs of Barnsley and Mexborough to string out this blog till we’re all vaccinated is quite another matter.… Continue reading A PITSMOOR PERAMBULATION

CHRISTMAS DAY – BASS HUNTING IN BURNGREAVE

What did you do on Christmas Day ? Because it’s just another day in our (new) house, I wrote blogs, visited blogs, and ensured there was enough beer for Dasher, Comet and Baa Baa Toure. The pint glasses contain Kelham Island’s Pale Rider and Knight Rider, take-out from the Fat Cat. CAMRA will be delighted… Continue reading CHRISTMAS DAY – BASS HUNTING IN BURNGREAVE