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A Boat For My Potplants And Other stories from Wivenhoe

It all started with a boat renovation, but it has now developed into a story about a classic old Fiat and a 36 year old motorhome called Tallulah

Posted over 6 years ago by Neil Watson with 0 comments

Knock me down with a light-weight bicycle spanner - the fisherman's shed that the fisherman doesn't much care for has finally been found a use for. And what a fine use it is too! The good people of Transition Wivenhoe are turning it into a bike-kitchen...

Posted over 6 years ago by Neil Watson with 0 comments

REAL? Dear Blog-readers. If you go to my blog at www.aboatformypotplants.blogspot.com , and type in the word 'ERUPTIONS' in the search box (top right of the blog), and you'll be transported back in time to 2010 when I wrote about the battle of minds between...

Posted over 6 years ago by Neil Watson with 0 comments

Is it really early March or am I dreaming? The sun comes out and so do the crowds. How could we resist taking the canoe out for a trip up the Roman River for a pint at The Whalebone? Up with the tide coming in, and back with the tide going out. That's...