Yesterday afternoon saw our first play street of the school year. It started off like any other play sessions. We had some lovely sunshine …
She did this for three hours on the trot, bless her
… and a facepainter provided an extra subversive element, by churning out a steady supply of pirates. Continue reading
Just over two weeks ago I saw a policeman talking to a resident I know well on the street, and all that went through my head was: How can I wind him up next time I see him?
Clearly, I had not learnt from the last police visitation that serious stuff can, and does, happen on our unremarkable suburban street. Continue reading
Last Sunday was a full, happy day. It started with our little church baptising three of its (adult) members. I recommend this as a great start to any day… Continue reading
Our borough’s successful Mini Holland bid – £30 million from the Mayor to turn an outer London borough into a paradise for cycling (or at least ‘somewhere you can cycle’) – is starting to take effect. What I really mean is that we’ve had another public meeting. Continue reading
I know very few Christians who are passionate about the environment. I know passionate environmentalists and passionate Christians, but they never seem to be the same people. It doesn’t usually bother me – Continue reading