Monthly Archives: April 2019

Drive it day.

Today was “Drive it day” when every self respecting classic car owner is supposed to take their cars out to make the public aware of our wonderful hobby.   Those of you who read this first time will now realise … Continue reading

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BREXIT!!

I am primarily aiming this blog at the younger folk who, I think, are not as genned up on the subject as they might be and will therefore start my blog in the style of a fairy story, as this seems … Continue reading

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Who is Jochen Rindt?

Following on from my previous post who’s George Formby, I happened to be watching the Formula 1 motor racing at the weekend and was reminded of Jochen Rindt which leaves you dear reader with the question, who? Motor racing has … Continue reading

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200 POSTS.

I HAVE JUST COMPLETED 200 POSTS ON THE DIARY OF A COUNTRY BUMPKIN WHICH MAY NOT SEEM MUCH BUT AS I’VE ALSO BEEN POSTING ON MY OTHER BLOG JOE WELLS OF WHOM IT MAY BE SAID, THE COMPLETE TOTAL WILL … Continue reading

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Defiance or determination or discipline?

My post today was prompted by reading Marilyn Armstrong’s post called Defiance or Determination. https://teepee12.com/2019/04/22/defiance-or-determination-marilyn-armstrong/#like-1110345812 Children seem so ill disciplined nowadays compared to my childhood, when my parents said no, they meant it and we knew it too. I am … Continue reading

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My boy Jack.

I was prompted to write this today following a comment from Chris Hall https://lunasonline.wordpress.com/ about my post Goodbye Christopher Robin https://lordjoewells.wordpress.com/2019/03/25/goodbye-christopher-robin/ and the mention of the film on the subject. This led into the mention of the film My boy … Continue reading

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Who’s George Formby?

My post today was inspired by a conversation I had when replying to a post by RACHELMANKOWITZ called The Ukelele Life where she was discussing taking ukulele lessons. My response was to ask if she had a George Formby Society where … Continue reading

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