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?

A walk through the village of Hilperton, Wiltshire

Please join me on another walk as we stroll through the village of Hilperton on the outskirts of Trowbridge in Wiltshire This village has been greatly expanded over the years but the old part is still looking lovely.   Look out for the old lock-up where those guilty of breaking the law would be locked … Continue reading A walk through the village of Hilperton, Wiltshire

Looking with Fresh Eyes – An Antidote to the Lockdown

The Coronavirus pandemic has certainly brought great stress to many people. Many of us have been or are now locked down with little room for movement, which can lead to frustration and depression. Here in the UK, we are allowed limited movement in the form of exercise or essential travel, such as going to work … Continue reading Looking with Fresh Eyes – An Antidote to the Lockdown

A Walk Through the Village of Turleigh

Join me on this walk through the village of Turleigh, Wiltshire. Turleigh lies close to Bradford on Avon and the buildings show that at one time though small, greatly prospered. The names of many of the buildings, now residential properties, indicate their former past. There is The Old Malthouse, an old pub, bakery, post office, … Continue reading A Walk Through the Village of Turleigh