Author Archives: markbendle

Two New Models

Two New Models

You could be forgiven for thinking I should have included the name ‘Citroën’ in the title, but things are changing for the French manufacturer. Just as Toyota did with their Lexus brand, and less noti ...
The first television sitcoms

The first television sitcoms

Today there are very few programmes made for television that I would class as a ‘situation comedy’, but in the early days of domestic broadcasting they were a staple of family viewing. We were one of ...
National Allotments Week – August 2015

National Allotments Week – August 2015

An allotment is an area of land, leased either from a private or local authority landlord, for the use of growing fruit and vegetables. In some cases this land will also be used for the growing of orn ...
Cookery is the new Rock and Roll

Cookery is the new Rock and Roll

Cookery seems to be the new Rock and Roll with chefs lauded as the new rock stars and television dishing up hundreds of programmes on preparing and cooking food. Food has a very important part to play ...