Silent Sunday 30.8.20
Aug30

Silent Sunday 30.8.20

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The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
Aug28

The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes

I absolutely loved the Me Before You trilogy by Jojo Moyes, so I was looking forward to reading her new novel, The Giver of Stars. The front cover makes the bold claim from The Times – ‘Her best novel yet’. Best? How could anything bet better than Me Before You? Set in 1937, The Giver of Stars is the story of Alice. Alice leaves behind her bland, middle class English life for the adventure of marrying a good looking...

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A holiday to Padstow during covid-19
Aug19

A holiday to Padstow during covid-19

We go to Padstow every single year and I wasn’t going to let a global pandemic stop us from going this year. I talked last time about the changes to self-catering accommodation during covid-19, but what about the changes to Padstow itself? (I’m sure the changes to Padstow will be just like the changes to any other UK holiday towns, in case you are wondering whether to go away.) Padstow is a very popular Cornish holiday...

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Self-catering in Padstow during covid-19
Aug17

Self-catering in Padstow during covid-19

The one thing I absolutely wanted to do during this strange year was to go on holiday to Padstow. Like everyone, we’ve seen a ridiculous number of things cancelled this year, but I kept telling myself that, as long as we could go to Padstow, it would be OK. We go on holiday to Padstow every single year and we always go self-catering (apart from last year when we had a short break in an Airbnb). It didn’t look good for a...

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Silent Sunday 16.8.20
Aug16

Silent Sunday 16.8.20

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