It’s hot to be a Granny, says Hastings Battleaxe

No, not that sort of hot Granny thing – just hot temperature-wise. It is absolutely boiling here in Hastings, and the town is heaving. We’ve had Grand-Daughter staying since Friday, while my daughter and her…

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Hastings Pier appears transformed – Battleaxe has a peer.

Well, what is going on at Hastings Pier? It appears transformed… for the better.  Battleaxe devotees will know that I have ranted on about the Pier since this blog first started – my earliest post…

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More of Battleaxe’s rural back story… a fatal attraction

Well, our Covid life goes on, doesn’t it?  I said in the previous post about my rural past that I’d do another about a fatal attraction for farmers?  Well, here you are. Now, if anyone…

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Hastings Battleaxe is out and about… pub, new shops…

Am back in the present with a bit of a mixture. How come time goes so quickly at the moment, or is it just me?  As from 4 July we were allowed out to visit…

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Hastings Battleaxe retreats into her rural past….

This week, Battleaxe is leaving this dreadful present behind and retreating to her rural past. Recently… (when…all the weeks run together) on a walk round Winchelsea, we met a young farmer moving his newly-sheared sheep…

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