Normal for Norfolk

There’s a BBC TV show currently on air called “Normal for Norfolk” that follows the rather eccentric gentlemen farmer Desmond MacCarthy as he struggles to keep his 17th Century manor home afloat, whilst holding onto the country traditions of his childhood. The title is taken from a somewhat derogatory term originally from the medical profession to describe folk who betray …

Musings from a Heatwave

With the unexpected, yet welcome, heatwave that’s upon us, families have flocked to the coast to take advantage of the summer sunshine. …