Things are slowly returning to normal here in Hull and that got me thinking about local events Pat and I have frequented here in anticipation of hopefully seeing some again in the not too distant future. We were going over some photos as I decided to reorganise them in the cloud and I came across … More Artlink

Lloret de Mar

Being stuck in isolation gets one thinking about vacations/holidays. Our very first vacation together was to Lloret de Mar which is in the Catalonia region of Spain on the Costa Brava. Pat had never been abroad before so not only was this her very first trip outside of England, but I was determined to make … More Lloret de Mar


I decided to do a special post for all affected by COVID-19 in some form or other during this uncertain time through the medium of music. I’ve embedded Leona’s beautiful cover of this song for those who prefer to listen to her version. I hope some will find comfort through this and others hope. Stay … More Run


With everything going on lately and hearing news of folks who are stuck indoors abroad actually started me thinking about when Pat and I had a holiday when we were pretty much stuck indoors but for for very different reasons of course. Pat had fallen down the stairs the morning of our departure to Malta … More Malta