My column for the November issue of the Hawkesbury Parish News
There can’t be many corners of Hawkesbury that have been unaffected by builder’s dust this autumn.
Lately, between the road works on France Lane and the extension that my husband is building at the back of our house…
…I’ve been living in a cloud of fallout, trying not to think of Pompeii. I’ve sneezed enough for it to count as my recommended daily thirty minutes of vigorous exercise.
Continue reading “When the Dust Settles…” →
In my latest column for the Hawkesbury Parish News, I’m taken aback by the sudden appearance of the trappings of urban traffic in our quiet Cotswold village.
“Sorry I’m late, I was held up by the traffic lights outside The Fox.”
When I first spotted them, I very nearly crashed my car in surprise. Continue reading “Seeing the (Traffic) Lights” →