Monthly Archives: February 2013

Invasion of the Telescreens

I pride myself on not having a TV, and having brought up my kids pretty much without one. Yet now I find that my home is filled with telescreens, and we are constantly watching them. How did that happen? Each … Continue reading

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Work for Nothing

Would you still do your job if it wasn’t paid, and you didn’t need the money? If you got paid anyway regardless of whether you turned up. It’s an interesting question I often ask myself to test how much I … Continue reading

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Godfrey of Jerusalem and Bath

The first King of Jerusalem was Godfrey of Bouillon in 1099, when Jerusalem was captured. Curiously, there is a Bishop of Bath called Godfrey, around the same time. A little bit of digging, and it seems they are the same … Continue reading

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Knights Templar of Bath

The Knights Templar have a base in the centre of Bath. It’s at St. John’s Hospital. This is not documented or advertised anywhere, but is hidden in plain view if you want to find it. There is a public footpath … Continue reading

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