The Yorkshire Wolds in northern England is one of the least visited areas in the country, but what is it like to live in this rural location in the early 21st century of shop, Post Office and pub closures ?These short 'adventures' first appeared as an online blog (Web diary) and cover a bewildering array of subject matter that does not confine itself to this small geographical area.All human and non-human life is to be found ' from feuding neighbours to sampling the many delights of the natural and historical world, with a good sprinkling of dry humour........and not forgetting the eternal battle between light and darkness !... by the visit of a blade grinder to the village recently, because they always seem rather desperate to bring your shears and ... I met the chap himself while walking the dog up Beck Lane, and he asked me if anything needed doing - I replied no, in as ... It was only when she later came to collect their business card from our house that it became obvious she also had a ... and clearly not rich (no lavish property in Monaco or Withernsea); I regretted not giving them some sharpening work, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Wolds Witch, and Other Small Adventures in a Chalk Landscape|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2010-03-28|