Alice entered Form 1 at St. Johns College School. Year one is, of course,
the Romans. This entailed dressing up and hosting a Roman banquet. Thankfully, they
dont do orgies until the lower sixth. Henry has a place at St. Johns for
The new schoolgirl and her brother
Angels of the North - visit to Anthony
Grimleys new sculpture in Gateshead
World Cup Football Report
End-to-end stuff at the Parc des Princes, Paris, as the celebrity crowd were
treated to an exhibition of Latin American football. Ronaldo dazzled the terraces and kept
off the coke. Brazil of course, went on to lose in the World Cup final to France by a
Livin' in a Lighthouse
Springtime, and Helen ran away to live with a lighthouse keeper on
the bleak Northumbrian coast. Andrew and the children came too, for an elevated holiday in
the Souter Lighthouse.
Regaled with tales of Grace Darlings heroism, we fought off
flocks of inquisitive puffins in the Farne Islands, collected flotsam and jetsam and drank
deeply of the local brew.
Taking preprandials at the fabulous
Peterhouse May Ball with the Cooper-Ruffles and the Shahs.
The Reluctant Mince Pie
Henry (4) brings a new approach to method acting in the Christmas play at
nursery - well, how do you think a mince pie feels?
Thats More Like It
Henry (still 4) puts much more enthusiasm into the role of Ninja
warrior in his own production of Captain Bloodbath the Alice Slaughterer.