I’ve just got back from Doddington Hall near Lincoln where I’ve been helping my mums friend with some photography of her pieces in the Sculpture Exhibition running there at the moment. The Sculpture Exhibition is great, all sorts of styles from lots of different artists exhibited throughout the grounds (which are…

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Last weekend we were celebrating my Nanna’s 80th birthday. Naturally, she wanted to mark the occassion with a curry, like all 80 year olds do. So, we went to Salim’s in Loughborough. Positioned opposite the pretty scuzzy Phantom pub (inhabited mainly by equally looking scuzzy students and young people), Salim’s is…

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Sitting in my mums lounge last weekend, minding my own business and enjoying a cuppa, the following conversation ensues between myself and Andy (step daddy): Andy: “Al.. are you staying long today?”Me “Not sure really, got a few things to get on with later”Andy “oh ok..” **rubs belly**Me “How come?”Andy…

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