Monthly Archives: December 2007

A Future Chain Gang Devotee

So Christmas is nearly upon us, and we can’t wait for the big day, mostly because of Ruby’s Christmas bike. Ruby is my (Clare’s) daughter, and at 3¼ years old is about to experience her first Christmas where she understands what’s what. (Father Christmas has been a bargaining tool for the past few weeks –… Read more

Well, Well, Well

Last night I was dragged along to a wine-tasting event, The Chiswick Wine Society Christmas Extravaganza 2008 (Monday Edition) by a good friend of mine, Damaris. Among many other attributes, Damaris is an 8-time veteran of Chain Gang tours – she hasn’t done all 7 tours like the legendary Taras, but she’s a repeat offender… Read more