How to be Slow in a Fast Environment

Good morning, Well, last week was all very hectic. The weekend before I had spent in London, we had gone down to see “Monkey: Journey to the West”. London really is the antithesis a Cittaslow (a Cittaslow is a Slow Town or City), it is all hustle and bustle, rush and non-stop, crowded and selfish. [...] Read more »

A Cup of Sugar?

Morning, Isn’t the news cheery today. BBC is reporting the highest unemployment in 11 years. The Telegraph is running with “UK in Recession for Most of Next Year” I don’t know why I bother with the news at times. Can’t we have a nice story. Like “Hoodie Helped Old Lady Across the Road”? Why is [...] Read more »

What is Slow?

The people at BBC Radio Berkshire are much nicer than Stephen Nolan. They were actually interested in what I had to say and listened. I think I may have gabbled a little bit (I was so excited that they were actually interested!) and probably sound out of breath as seconds before I went on air, [...] Read more »

Well, That Was Fun

Did you get the joys of listening to me being savaged on the radio show on Saturday night by Stephen Nolan and Charlie Mullins of Pimlico Plumbers? If not you can listen to the gory details here on BBC iplayer (it should be there until the 15th November, I will try and get a copy [...] Read more »

Get in Quick?!

 Well, unless you have been living under a rock for the last 12 months you cant help but have noticed the US Presidential election. Which is finally over today. I can’t help but think it is the right choice. But where does Slow fit into other accepted categories of politics, philosophy, religion, economics? Well, I [...] Read more »