Monthly Archives: April 2012

Monday 30th April

Apologies for the lack of a blog on Saturday but we were away at the weekend. We went to the metropolis for a wet weekend in Guildford. Our postie doesn’t know how lucky he is having a van to travel … Continue reading

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Friday 27th April

This flyer is being accommodated in the post office as it is a Bampton event and my other half is one of the actors. We are selling tickets for this supper evening with a one act play as entertainment. After … Continue reading

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Thursday 26th April

People call in the Post Office with all sorts of leaflets and brochures expecting us to put out on display. This morning a chap waited patiently in the queue and when it was his turn handed me a dozen of … Continue reading

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Wednesday 25th April

Great excitement today as our photocopying machine was unpacked and installed. There are lots of buttons to press – Colour/Black&White, bigger/smaller, how may copies, double sided, collated – so much to get wrong. We just need to work out how … Continue reading

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Tuesday 24th April

Roy’s got a new van. Roy set up his garage business in Shillingford 20 years ago, shortly after I moved into Shillingford myself. About 2 years ago he moved into new premises in the Bampton Industrial Estate, retaining the name … Continue reading

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St George’s Day

I had to wear my ‘Proud to be English’ tie today as it is St Georges Day. I don’t think many people noticed. It was another horrible day weather-wise.  I think it’s about time someone invented lens wipers for people … Continue reading

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Saturday 21st April

Extra security measures now in place at the Post Office due to the scramble for stamps before they go up in price on the 30th April. Hope you have bought your stamps for Christmas. A frosty start to the morning … Continue reading

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