Give Older Cats a Chance!

I stumbled on my cat, Sandy rather by accident. His owner, an elderly gentleman, passed away and Sandy was expected to be put down as he was “on his last legs” at the grand old age of 16!   Having known this gentleman, my mum decided to take … [Read more...]

Sad end for an infant Gull

A very sorry state, not being able to raise its head, and being buffeted by the waves

After a very pleasant cycle ride along Southend sea front following the cycle path around to Shoebury East Beach on Saturday morning, Jill and I stopped for refreshment and to relax in the in the warm September sunshine. I spotted what appeared to … [Read more...]

Down at the Regatta

the Peter Boat

Sunday 20 September retained one of those milk of magnesia skies for the 36th annual Old Leigh Regatta. Victoria Wharf hosted the obligatory bouncy castles, jewellery stalls and a stand of local photos by Ryan Lupton. Tannoy announcements for … [Read more...]