Monthly Archives: June 2012

Weather

June 11, 2012… middle of SUMMER , in Richmond. It has been drizzling all day (all night last night).. now the grumpy old man has switched on the central heating. Off to Pembroke Lodge for a cuppa tea. Ah well…. Advertisements

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Being a grumpy old man is no joke

Some “experts” claim that being grumpy is a sign of being depressed.  Geriatric grouchiness may be a sign of a serious problem. Who are these “experts” and what research have they done to come to this conclusion? Whilst you are … Continue reading

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Just another whinge

This grumpy old man in Richmond is being told that his posts are happy and upbeat. That he is not really grumpy. Hey folks, being grumpy is not easy. Also one is at ones “happiest” when one is at ones “grumpiest”. Dinner at the Petersham … Continue reading

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Street Party – Lighting the beacon

The street party went well. It was very well organised by Zoe and Suzie (a big thank you)and almost everyone living on our street attended. I met many wonderful neighbours of all ages and ate a lot of their food. Everything from … Continue reading

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Street Party – The Photos

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Street Party

11.8 degrees now and 14% chance of rain and one is expected to join our Richmond street party to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. I have no opinion about the Queen as I do not know her. The road has been … Continue reading

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The Apprentice

Watched The Apprentice final episode last night. In my opinion the producers got the show the wrong way around. Surely the correct think to have done would be for the contestants to submit their business plans to Alan Sugar before … Continue reading

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