April 16 2014 Latest news:
First of all this week I must thank the lady who popped into the newspaper’s Felixstowe office, or bureau as I like to call it, to say to me in person how much she enjoyed my articles.
By the time it was all over I was exhausted.
It’s non stop isn’t it - life?
I’ve always thought I should have been an aristocrat. I would have liked a few servants to keep on top of the dusting and do me a nice veg patch.
I suppose it was an honour to be nominated, and as my sister Claire (who enjoys murder mysteries and wants to marry a farmer) said: “It’s nice to have your name bandied about, isn’t it?”