An Unexpected Adventure (17/10/21)
Sunday a planned day off and lazy morning for me, around 11.30pm I was settling down with a coffee and some crochet, when my telephone rang. It was Mum, and I could tell by her voice everything was not right. Dad has been needing attention all morning, and most of the night, asking questions almost […]
Visit from Dads Sister, my Aunt and Uncle (15/10/21)
Dads sister lives around Nottingham, We had arranged for her and her husband to come and visit, arriving at Cromford train station at midday. Mum was bringing Dad to my house and then Dad and I would go and collect my Aunt and Uncle from the train station. In the morning Dad was anxious and […]
The Weekend: Games and a Train ride (11/10/21)
Games at the The Old Bowling Green Dad likes a game. He was part of the Derbyshire Dales Boule League, playing for the Miners standard and then the Old Bowling Green. He was captain of the team for a while. He was on the founding committee too. If any of you have played against him you […]
Introducing My Dad
This is my Dad. He has been a bus driver, bus conductor, fruit machine mender, armature rewinder, Peak Park ranger, holiday fellowship walks leader. He was the Winster Morris character: the witch. Helped run the village hall, the Winster guisers. To me he was, and is, the bestest Dad ever. A few months ago, he was sad because […]