‘Allo Me Dearios

I post this for no other reason than to refer to the first paragraph in The Guardian’s daily satirical take on football rumours. In the first paragraph the writer list the characters from Widdecombe Fair as potential signings for Spurs in the transfer window which made me giggle – this then triggered the immortal character…

Irish trip Pt.2. To Helles or to Connaught

  Part 2 of my Irish jaunt last weekend had a totally different vibe to it. So again to add a little context to this, being a Brennan there’s a pretty good chance we have Irish ancestry in fact we know we do but that’s about all we know. My Dad, the youngest of 3,…

Oooh! These are cool chords

As some of you may be aware that at the ripe old age (not ripe as in smelly BTW!) of 62 I’ve been teaching myself to play the piano – with the aid of numerous online resources. I’m not looking to perform in public but it was an itch that needed scratching as I had…