The Crooked House demolition

The Crooked House Demolition

It occurs to me that a rapidly moving story like the Crooked House demolition saga will benefit from a series of updates about what’s gone on, as far as we know. I’ll update this as quickly and often as I’m able. Context The Crooked House at Himley, once Britain’s wonkiest...

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The Cricket Inn, Totley

I had the good fortune to be taken for lunch at the Cricket Inn, Totley recently. It is an absolute gem of a pub. Proper rural idyll. The skies were a little on the grey side during our visit, but I can imagine it being paradise on a balmy summer...