Today is the first day of tightening restrictions - we're not yet being ordered to stay at home. Being strongly advised to work from home and avoid social contact is where we are - it's a far cry from the full lockdown approach we are seeing in other countries with loudhailer announcements and police patrolling … Continue reading In the world of Coronavirus every cough counts
I have today sent the following email in response to the planning application that Redditch Borough Council is submitting so the council can build 19 affordable dwellings to house people in need across Redditch. These will provide 48 bedrooms to accommodate 86 people. Three of the units will be Dormer-style bungalows, which will allow elderly … Continue reading Representations regarding Edgeworth Close Housing Development 19/01575/FUL
On the 29th of April 2009 I was sat in my room in house that I shared with friends that faced onto the London Road, Coventry (A4114). I was working late, probably on a website, when I heard an almighty smash followed by the screeching of a car braking. I initially assumed that two cars … Continue reading Remembering a tragic road traffic accident of 29th April 2009, which resulted in the death of Daniel Patterson, 21.
When you think about it, the end of the year is a peculiar thing, isn't it? On the one hand it's all fairly easy-to-understand (but no means simple). The planet Earth is about to complete another orbit of its star - easy, right? Same thing that happens every year, and will happen for billions of … Continue reading Writer’s Rust