Monthly Archives: October 2012

Upton Veterinary Centre

Off to purchase some red wine on a dark, cold and windy evening, I passed by the welcoming lights of the vet’s practice in Moorland Way. Sadly, I no longer possess a pet and have no desire to be the … Continue reading

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At the country park

After a week of clammy mists, we finally awoke to a day bitter enough to terrify even the most determined of flu germs into submission. A day to avoid the icy winds blowing onto the beach from Siberian reaches and … Continue reading

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Light up my life

Here’s a picture of the many and various birds that live in my tiny garden. Ok, I might be exaggerating slightly regarding the species. However, given that it’s a very small garden, I do have an amazing number of visitors: … Continue reading

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A man of many talents

Upton may well be the centre of our universe but it’s not the metropolis. It is, therefore, all the more pleasing to find a bespoke digital imaging and framing service at the heart of the community. Originally from Wimborne, Nigel … Continue reading

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Allotments

When I was a very young child my father wrote and illustrated a story about Mr. P. Pig who passed many happy hours on an allotment. He had an assortment of gaily painted friends: anthropomorphic runner beans, peas and a … Continue reading

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Another new venture

Steve and Pete opened the Upton Cafe next to the Working Mens Club two months ago and have already established a great reputation for inexpensive home cooking in what is proving to be a much needed focal point for the local … Continue reading

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A new beginning

On a day that might have been brighter and louder to herald the dawn of this new project, time has momentarily stopped at Lytchett Bay viewpoint. The greens of a barely seen summer have halted mid-way in their transition to … Continue reading

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