Dib Dib Dob – Cub Crimes of the 1970s

The official Cubs green shirt was hairy and annoyed my skin while the elasticated sock suspenders, complete with green flashes, cut off my circulation and left elastic-shaped indents even in my stick-like legs still visible long after I’d got home from Cubs. Worst of all, Cubs night at St Andrews Hall for the 9th Cheam…

Me, Giant Feet, a Plastic Pooh and the Messerschmitt

A regular school holiday treat for me and my cousins in the 70’s was a trip to the Science Museum in South Kensington. It was about half way between our houses either side of London and was a great playground that enabled my mum and her sister to sit in the coffee shop in the…

The Witches of East Horsley

We can all think of books we read as a child that changed our lives, but aren’t these meant to be for the better?