Tag Archives: Exeter

The Fall of Rhodes


Since Spring 2015, students at Oxford University have been campaigning for the removal of the statue of Cecil Rhodes which proudly stands in front of the entrance to Oriel College.¬† This anti-colonial¬†protest is becoming common place in an era of … Continue reading

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Bunnies of Bradninch (a tale of fear)


I don’t normally upload any of my nonsense poetry but I’ll make an exception with this example. First written in 2008 when I was going for guitar lessons in the Devon village of Bradninch. On my return to Exeter, I … Continue reading

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A Magic Mo-ment for Movember


My first and only entry for this month concerns my participation in some fun fund-raising to help raise awareness of men’s health, in particular prostrate and testicular cancer. Movember takes place every November and thousands of men grow dodgy-looking moustaches … Continue reading

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