Category Archives: Nostalga

Saving Money Using Other Peoples Crap….Literally

Ok, first of all let me apologise for the rather crude subject matter of this blog post but I felt I had to include it as I find the subject matter fascinating. As regular readers of my blog will know, I talk about making money but from time to time I also like to talk…

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Have You Met My Mate Tom Good?

Today I want to talk a little bit about a favourite sitcom of mine from the mid 1970’s, The Good Life. Anyone living in the UK will be familiar with it as it’s repeated almost constantly on UK Gold but for those of you unfamiliar with the show I’ll give you a short synopsis and…

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Bus Journey Down Memory Lane

As I made my way to work this morning I saw an old man get on the bus who was the spitting image of my late father. I was reading a book at the time and as the bus stopped and let the man on I happened to look up from the page and as…

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My First Real Life Dalek

Well I was as giddy as a kipper when I finally got to meet a childhood hero of mine . . . well I say hero but really they’re the nastiest things in the universe, full of bad attitude and no social graces whatsover. I am of course talking about DALEKS and I got to…

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R.I.P Tony Hart

Well yet another of my childhood heroes has passed away (sniff) 🙁 Tony Hart was probably most familiar with British TV audiences. Spanning 4 decades, the 60’s, 70’s 80’s and 90’s Tony was the softly spoken cravat wearing gentleman who hosted a number of children’s TV shows including: Titch and Quakers, Vision On, Take Hart…

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Week 5. Batteries recharged and I’m ready to go

Well I’ve just come back from a smashing weekend in London with my girlfriend Amanda. As I said in my last post we were both feeling a little drained from all the stresses of re-decorating and work etc so we took a little break from it all and Amanda was good enough to drive me…

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