Christmas has always made me think of the beach and palm trees. Even as a child I used to fantasise about escaping to a deserted beach.
I have a tendency to run away from arguments, especially when emotionally involved. Does that make me a weak person?
Jersey is no longer a literary wasteland, the Festival of Words is in its fourth year and is inspiring the lives of many. Richard Skinner, was part of the packed programme this year and he is exactly as the author, Renée Knight, so succinctly describes him… 'An enlightened and liberating teacher.'
Xia Boyu is a sixty-nine year old double amputee who has just succeeded in climbing Mount Everest... on his fifth attempt.
Did you witness Concorde 002 taking off at Filton? Or were you in the crowds at Fairford when she landed?