Radstock Museum

The Radstock Museum is undoubtedly one of the best small museums I have visited. The displays are of the highest standard, and the museum engagingly tells the story of Radstock. Going back in time, it shows the importance of coal mining and the railway in the town's development. The recreation of a coal mine is … Continue reading Radstock Museum

Radstock to Frome old Railway Line

Many disused railway lines in the UK have become important as cycling and walking routes. They often pass through beautiful countryside and offer a tranquil path away from motorised traffic. The town of Radstock in Somerset offers much in the way of these old railway tracks. This town was once very prosperous due to the … Continue reading Radstock to Frome old Railway Line

Springtime – my favourite time

Springtime is one of my favourite times of the year. Following winter, which can often be wet and gloomy, there is usually more sunshine and, of course, longer days. Spring 2021 officially begins in the northern hemisphere on March 20th.Already as we approach spring, we see signs of new life as the early plants pop … Continue reading Springtime – my favourite time

Should I Get a Credit Card?

Credit cards can be useful and convenient for paying for goods and services. They are, however, a way to get quickly and deeply into debt. The high rates of interest and a low minimum repayment can create problems for borrowers. Debt can grow, and many have found themselves buying things on impulse they can't afford. … Continue reading Should I Get a Credit Card?