Use it or lose it

The ‘Just a card’ campaign has focused attention on how much difference just a small purchase can make to a small independent trader. The...

Wing mirror graveyard

Have you noticed how many wing mirrors or bits thereof are strewn about the entrance to the raised section of the A316 at Hogarth roundabout? There i...

Grenfell Inquiry

The last of the survivors of the Grenfell fire to give evidence at the Grenfell Inquiry did so on Friday.  Andreia Perestrelo and her husband Marci...

Remembering the wars

My parents were of the wartime generation and as I was growing up we solemnly watched the Remembrance service on the television every year as a famil...

Sexy laundry

Go and see this very funny play at the Tabard. The poster makes it look a tad corny but it isn’t. It’s is a very witty, well written diss...

Visit parliament

It is Parliament Week apparently, the week in which we are encouraged to engage with the workings of our democracy. It happens every year and this yea...

Art for Sale

We have a new feature for Christmas – where to buy art locally. There’s no better present than a piece of art, so we’re putting toge...