>O, how the sun helps.Stepson J (staying with us off and on through the Summer) is off to the Carnival. P is considering walking to the centre of London "because it is there". Apparently our near neighbours Harrow School have (or once had) a running race from the Hill to the City. Inspired by this … Continue reading >Sun

>After the storm

>I went to Birmingham yesterday to prepare for teaching which starts in a couple of weeks. All trains were speed-limited, so it took longer than usual to get there. The journey back was even worse - longer, overcrowded and failing to reach home (P picked me up from Gerrards Cross).Theatre closures seem to be piling … Continue reading >After the storm