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Happy Christmas from the Friends of Shoreham Fort.

Hello and welcome to another Christmas blog from someone I have featured in 2013.To be fair this one isn’t from someone, but a group, the Friends of Shoreham Fort.     Regular readers will know that they are often featured and the last time was on 21st November when five of the Friends undertook a gruelling 50… Continue reading…

Adur Festival on the beach.

Hello and welcome to my blog. It’s nice to see you again and if you are new, come on in. There’s plenty of room for everyone. Before I get going, here’s a brief update on the last two blogs. Last week’s sponsored scooter in aid of Worthing Breast Cancer Unit was a huge success. Around 80… Continue reading…

Military History Day at Shoreham Fort.

Hello and welcome to my blog. It’s lovely to see you again and I hope you’ve had a good week despite the weather. It’s a shame that the rain has effected so many outdoor events but it’s nice to see the lawns revived and smell the flowers again. Whilst Beach Green was hosting Beach Dreams… Continue reading…

BBC Radio Sussex – 100 Lives

Hello and welcome to my blog. It’s lovely to see you again and once more I apologise for going AWOL. I promise I’ve not just been lounging around drinking lattes, I’ve been busy working on two projects; The Death Dodger : memoirs of a RAMC Medical Orderly 1940-46,  and my feature film. I’ve even been talking about… Continue reading…

Hello and welcome to my blog. Its been an obscenely long time since I last wrote, so a thousand apologies. I’ve been de-cluttering the house and revamping the garden so when I say it’s lovely to see you, I really do mean it. This week I’m breaking away from the RNLI series to mention some… Continue reading…

Old Fort Charity

Hello and welcome to my blog. It’s wonderful to see you again on this bright, dewy autumn morning. I’m reminded of Ode to Autumn which is a mixed blessing as I can only remember,”mists and mellow fruitfulness” and it’s driving me bananas. Apart from enjoying this lovely weather, this week I’ve been meeting people who’ll… Continue reading…

Congratulations all round.

Hello and welcome to my blog. It’s lovely to see you again. Well, what a momentous week! We finally got a government and, for the first time in over a 100 years, a cannon’s been fired at Shoreham Fort. In case you missed the full results for Worthing East and Shoreham, they were; T Loughton… Continue reading…

Military History Day at Shoreham Fort.

Hello and welcome to my blog. Lovely to see you again. Yesterday was polling day so the Beach School was empty and the playground was full. Business was brisk at the polling station. The supervising officer thought the turn out was higher than normal and I sensed excitement in the air. As I joined the… Continue reading…