Summer 2017

We’ve had a busy year, with two of our children sitting exams at school, my wife and I both starting new jobs, and our eldest meeting a girl, and gaining a place at Durham University. What was needed was some quality family time, so we booked a few days in …

Sheringham’s a Holiday Hotspot

A recent report by Norfolk Country Cottages has named Sheringham and Heacham as the hottest spots for holidays on the North Norfolk …

Walking the Norfolk Coast Path

The Norfolk Coast Path runs from Hunstanton to Sea Palling, across some of the most scenic countryside in the UK, and through the …

Summer 2016

There are plenty of reasons to visit Norfolk this summer, and with the promise of a heatwave, perhaps we will be able to leave …

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 …

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. …

Review – Hive Door Sensor

We’ve been controlling our central heating with our Hive Active Heating controller for a couple of years now with no complaints (read our …

Review – Hive Active Plug

We’ve been controlling our central heating with our Hive Active Heating controller for a couple of years now with no complaints (read our …

Spring 2016

The Twelfth Night is now behind us, and the Christmas decorations have been packed away for another year. It’s time to start …