Hastings Battleaxe is spreading some cheer…

Cheer? Moi? Do Battleaxes even do cheer? Well, it is necessary. The weather is beyond evil and the national and international news gets worse every day.  So, here are some uplifting photos of autumn in…

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Hastings Battleaxe in Chichester – a curate’s egg.

Our short trip to Chichester this week was indeed a curate’s egg. A lovely visit to one of our favourite places, the Pallant House Gallery, an exciting inspection of some real shops, less exciting encounters…

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Hastings Battleaxe explores Essex – and a bit of Suffolk

Essex?  A largely unknown land for Philosopher and Battleaxe. We’ve just spent 5 days there, starting in Southend (wanted to go on the Pier), Maldon (Philosopher wanted to see the sailing barges), a day trip…

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Forging ahead into autumn…

Forging ahead?  Into chilly old autumn and then into dark, freezy winter? Yes, what else is there to do?  Earlier in the week I went up to the loft and got all my winter clothes…

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Hastings Battleaxe gets cut up…

Gets cut up how?  Bits cut out of one of my legs.  Have done virtually nothing since my visit to hospital.  I finished my virtual walk to Santiago de Compostela and was all ready to…

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