1st Jan


Have you made any New Year resolutions yet?  I heard about a woman who made a new year’s resolution to eat more chocolate while her husband resolved to watch more football.  Needless to say, they didn’t have any trouble keeping to their ...

18th Dec



11th Dec


I imagine we all have our favourite Christmas films and reading. I would have to say that my all-time favourite Christmas story is Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Many of you will know the story of how a miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, is visited on ...

27th Nov


Today, 27 November, is the first Sunday in Advent and there is a kind of magic in the build-up to Christmas isn’t there? Decorating the tree, buying and wrapping presents and putting them under it, stringing the lights along the mantelpiece and fixing ...