Saturday, January 30, 2021

Favourite Flanders and Swann

Flanders and Swann 1966 (wiki commons)

I was thinking about Flanders and Swann this morning, the words 'bloody January again' ringing in my ears.  It's been a while since they crossed my mind, and I wandered off into YouTube land, remembering.  Here are a few of my favourites I found.  What are yours?

Saturday, January 23, 2021

On a Scale of Owls


This week I'm over on An Awfully Big Blog Adventure contemplating owls.

Saturday, January 16, 2021

Advice on How to Run Your Town


Have a look at Ruth Downie's History Girl post on how to Run Your Town Like a Roman - 12 tips from the past.  (May I draw your attention in particular to no. 5 - Cheer everyone up by supporting the arts - good advice in any age!)

Saturday, January 09, 2021

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  Been a bit of a gap, but getting back into the swing of things again now, starting with an interview I did a while back for Children's Books North.

Here's to new beginnings ...