We hit the roof

Now that’s looking like an extension. The lads done great. Windows, roof …it could almost be finished. Except for the small matter of the internals. But now the inner wall has come down and we have an idea of what the new kitchen space will look like. It’s exactly twice Continue Reading

Up, up and away

Yay. The extension continues to soar skywards. The builders seem to be doing a great job (yeah, like I’m some sort of expert who’s qualified to judge) and they hope to be starting on the roof this weekend. Now we can see the size of the extremely large windows we Continue Reading

All the way from Tuam

The Saw Doctors returned here to Cambridge last night, where I imagine they have a particularly strong following, thanks to their regular appearances at the Cambridge Folk Festival over the past ten years. These guys really know how to put on a good show. And the funny thing is, you Continue Reading

Half man, half robot

It’s been an odd week for Alex. After the triumph of Emma’s birthday party at the weekend, where he won a certificate for his full-on, virtuoso air guitar performance (not to mention a lorryload of fatherly pride), yesterday he had to go in to Addenbrooke’s to have both his legs Continue Reading