BRIGHT SIDE Thursday 16 December 2021 - 11:43 On the bright side, we all seem to be a lot less worried about Salmonella these days.
HEEL FOR HEEL AND TOE FOR TOE Tuesday 14 December 2021 - 11:00 ‘Change of use from Workshop/Showroom (Class 4) to Entertainment venue for throwing axes (Class 11).’
This planning proposal lands with a satisfying… Read More
JOHN ROSS MACLEAN (1942–2021) Monday 13 December 2021 - 12:44 Our friend and colleague Ross Maclean died last night.
He was a charming aesthete, a lover of fine art, poetry, wine, and all growing things. He was… Read More
No excuses for bad bin behaviour Monday 6 December 2021 - 15:22 Dear Spurtle,
This is a bin in Scotland Street.
During the storm on Friday 26 November, it was empty and blown into the kerb. It is proving… Read More
REFORMED CHARACTERS MAKE YOU THINK Sunday 5 December 2021 - 12:15 This is interesting: the Ingleby Gallery’s virtual viewing room, part of its Instalments series, in which local artist Jessica Harrison describes the… Read More
TRAMWORK PROGRESS – ENJOY THE VIEW Saturday 4 December 2021 - 10:42 Despite Covid, despite shortages of material and skilled labour, despite unexpected ‘utility conflicts’ at key junctions, the Trams to Broughton… Read More