Home from the holidays – a few days skiing in the Auvergne. Yes, you have heard of the […]
Review of Week 6 – 4th – 11th February 2013 The Porridge Factor Hail, rain, snow, more snow, […]
Have you taken down your Christmas tree yet ? There are still plenty of houses down my way with […]
It’s somewhere after nine on Friday night, and I’m in the kitchen, escaping from the TV. Tonight’s televisual […]
Week 5 The French have an annoying habit of reckoning the year in weeks. An example – the […]
Show’s over, or snow’s over. So a couple of dead snowmen. Nothing more sad than dead snow.
The headline read «Big Stink in Paris» – nothing to do with today’s teacher strike, when half the […]
So, the French in Mali – just two years on from « The Arab Spring ». There’s quite a bit […]
So, excuse the awful French pun, but « ça va mal en France. » – Things are bad. It’s official. […]
It has been forecast for days, but we are always unprepared.