Busy… Hastings Litfest, Coastal Currents…. and taking to the streets

What a busy week. Last weekend was the Hastings Litfest – its second year. Battleaxe took in several events and took part on a poetry reading.  Also, it was the start of the Coastal Currents…

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Surviving in a time of political melt-down…

Surviving? Can Battleaxe do anything apart from surviving in a time of political melt-down? Well, not much apart from a few small things, and this post lists them. But maybe I should forget politics and…

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Cirali,Turkey… Battleaxe is too hot to think….

The weather here in Cirali, Turkey is strange just now…. I gather they have just had record rain back in Hastings….and are now heading for record heat. This is our second week here, and last…

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Tour of Harvey’s Brewery in Lewes

Yes, I am getting a bit behind. I thought I’d do a quick post on a tour of Harvey’s Brewery in Lewes  me and Philosopher went on a couple of weeks ago – organised by…

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Lugo, Leon and Burgos – Spanish Road Trip Part 3

Now, at last, the final post – Spanish Road Trip Part 3. After leaving Santiago de Compostela, we drove to Santander to catch the ferry home, but taking an inland route via Leon and Burgos.…

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