It’s all about the Bass

28th May 2018 Alec 9

I know.  Bass lends itself to many puns and they’re all as destitute as this. What would you have preferred – “Bass instincts”? I’ve had […]

Albion winter

7th December 2017 Alec 2

In winter, when you stand outside the pub looking in through the window, it looks as though it’s raining on the inside. Beads of condensation […]

the Harrow, West Ilsley

15th June 2017 Alec 5

In the spring of 1996, a young man mounted the ridgeway – the ancient backbone straddling the high grounds of Oxfordshire and Berkshire. It was […]

the Six Bells, St Albans

17th March 2017 Alec 9

Going into night shifts is a brutal process but a staple of my life. It starts with enforced narcolepsy as you bludgeon your circadian rhythm […]