Sunday February 17, 2019
Photo article Joshua & his snowball (this might be my 2019 Christmas card)
Photo article two - snowballs and cat in the snow
Johnny Mercer - what planet do you and your fellow MPs live on?

PERSONAL, UNDILUTED VIEWS FROM TOM WINNIFRITH

Your money’s arriving avrio said the man at the Olive Press in Kambos

70 days ago

My first visit to a Greek bank in three years, I'm half way to owning a gun!

70 days ago

Day 5 of the Olive harvest at the Greek Hovel and a final P&L – Don’t all laugh

72 days ago

The rabid Brexiteer holed up in Greece sneered the metropolitan elitist remainer

73 days ago

Photo report from the Olive harvest at the Greek Hovel Day 3: the Albanian cavalry arrive

77 days ago

Photo Report: Day 2 of the olive harvest at the Greek Hovel

77 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel – the Olive harvest underway, Andrew Bell in action

79 days ago

Video from the Greek Hovel - rain, rain go away

81 days ago

Olive harvest plans are laid and 1 brave volunteer from England comes forward: any more?

103 days ago

Photo Article: One final walk in the hills above the Greek Hovel with Joshua & new wildlife diversity

110 days ago

Discussing the Iliad, the seven cities and the Greek Hovel with my father

110 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel… dead cat not bouncing

114 days ago

Photo Article from Eleni's Kourounis Taverna - Joshua reads the Gruffalo ahead of a castle walk on my back

116 days ago

Dragged to the Greek Hovel, Nicho the Communist gives his verdict on my olives….

119 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: So you are the man obsessed with Julie Meyer said the chap at Gatwick & don't be an ARS do the maths

122 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel - my olives are looking good, despite everything

122 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - stairs and ceiling arrive

153 days ago

Arguing about money with lovely Eleni and her husband Nicho

160 days ago

Photo Article: a present from Greece for wine snob Evil Knievil

164 days ago

Photo article: Joshua and his dad on a walking tour of the back streets of Kambos

164 days ago

Photo article - walking to Zarnata Castle the other way with Joshua

165 days ago

Photo Article: The Long view of the Greek Hovel

165 days ago

Photo Article: back at the Greek Hovel and a 5th wedding anniversary lunch costing 18 Euro

169 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel - wildlife diversity edition: the Mrs and Olaf both screamed

171 days ago

Photo article: trekking up to Zarnata castle with Joshua on my back - amazing views of Kambos and the Greek Hovel

174 days ago

Photos of the truly tiny Church of St Nicholas, near the Greek Hovel

175 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - almost there as daughter Olaf snores away

178 days ago

Photo Article: storm clouds over the Greek Hovel

183 days ago

Photo article: It is all familiar faces back in Kambos and up at the Greek Hovel

185 days ago

Photo Article: My bedroom at the Greek Hovel - not as frightening as I had feared

186 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel: Doors and windows

187 days ago

Photo article: The views from snake hill as I say goodbye to the Greek Hovel

211 days ago

Confronted by the Kambos Village President in Miranda’s

213 days ago

Photo Article from Kambos - if you wondered what happened to the accursed Creperie

215 days ago

Waiting for Godot, aka a Bulgarian xxxx at the Greek Hovel.

216 days ago

Walking through the burning Greek Sun - not plain sailing

218 days ago

Photo article: The white van arrives with its Bulgarian driver - its off to the Greek Hovel time

223 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: So just why were Bush & Morgan fired by Cabot? I think I have the answer to that $16.5m question!

244 days ago

Farewell to the Greek Hovel & Kambos - 240 trees and out

259 days ago

Photo Article - the view from Miranda's: nice weather for Ducks

260 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Recording in what seems like a sauna to avoid the snakes

261 days ago

Photo Article: The Greek Hovel Progress Update - mindblowing, the roof is on the way

267 days ago

Report from the Greek Hovel: I fail to kill the first snake spotted. Drat!

268 days ago

Photo Article - a gentle start to my olive pruning: but this will be tough

269 days ago

Back at the Greek Hovel - snake report: two more corpses

269 days ago

Photos from the Greek Hovel - at last it is starting to take real shape

334 days ago

Photo Article - Sunset over a snow capped Taygetos, the view from Kambos Church

349 days ago

Photo article: Proving I am a real man... pyromania at last at the Greek Hovel

360 days ago

Photo article: A Spectacular view from the big ugly church in Kambos

360 days ago

A day of non appearances at the Greek Hovel and I fear I'm outed as a failed pyromaniac

362 days ago

Photo Article: Lovely Eleni and Joshua's intended, Little Red Riding Hood - its Carnival!

363 days ago

Photo article: from bikini clad women in the sea to snow covered mountains in half an hour

364 days ago

Photo article: the only sounds I hear as I drive down snake hill

364 days ago

Photo article: Tara's twin cat in Greece

438 days ago

A tale of two restaurants The Katelanos and Miranda's in Kambos

440 days ago

Photo article: the Greek Hovel Olive Harvest 2017 a final report and plans for 2018

441 days ago

A video Christmas card to Kambos from my father, myself and my son Joshua

442 days ago

The storm - no olive harvesting today

447 days ago

Photo Article: olive harvest at the Greek Hovel day 3: Nicho the Communist says I am mad

449 days ago

Photo article: Joshua reads like an Australian

449 days ago

Photo Article: The Greek Hovel Olive harvest Day 1 - in for a penny in for 28.5 Euro

451 days ago

Photo article: All change in Kambos, farewell ouzerie, au revoir accursed creperie or is it goodbye?

452 days ago

Photo Article for Paul Roberts: Traffic Jam on Kambos High street

453 days ago

Photo Report from the Greek Hovel - the olive harvest is a disaster for the whole village

453 days ago

I'm off to Greece - yippeee

478 days ago

A last lunch in Kambos, Gary Sausage holds court, excrutiating embarrassment at the creperie

530 days ago

Jacob Rees Mogg is the saviour of Greece - erect statues in every town. the Moggster finds 53 billion Euro down the Hellenic sofa

532 days ago

Photo Article: The Kambos Creperie parks its tanks on Miranda's lawn..for now

533 days ago

An empty Kambos creperie says what Lovely Eleni is too nice to say - the intruder is toast

534 days ago

Sitting in the Caribbean Beach Bar in Greece repels me and sends my blood pressure zooming

538 days ago

I am having to boycott the new "creperie" in Kambos - this is appalling

540 days ago

Off on a road trip with Joshua to see his inheritance and the snakes

541 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - I'm happy to pinch ideas as a magnificent new doorway takes shape

547 days ago

Photo Article Real Progress at the Greek Hovel but....

555 days ago

Photo Article - It's just cricket

586 days ago

£20 for a litre of Greek Olive Oil - you is avin a giraffe at the SPRINGfest today

589 days ago

Photo Article: So I picked up a young woman and was shamed

605 days ago

Shocking Photo Article - Miranda's sweet pussy

606 days ago

Photo Article: a dog in a truck in Kambos

607 days ago

Diary of a diabetic - 9.6 WTF?

610 days ago

Diary of a diabetic - day whatever: in normal range, but its see you in a Greek Court Bitchez!

614 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - I scar the landscape and feel shame

614 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day 5 ( second time)

624 days ago

Photo Article - back at the Greek Hovel - it is starting to look rather beautiful, but there is bad news

627 days ago

Sitting in a garden centre in Bristol I dream of the snake repellent shop in Kambos

630 days ago

Photo Article - cats in Greece

637 days ago

Photo Article: I have won the Mrs over to Miranda's in Kambos

638 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day whatever + 1: still seething

642 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel: dealing with rats as I discuss kidnapping some cats

643 days ago

A Sunday Morning by the church in Koroni, Greece

644 days ago

Photo Article: Friendly wildlife Diversity at the Greek Hovel as I prune and think

646 days ago

Kicking myself for that parting line: I am not a gin sozzled ex pat

646 days ago

In trouble with the Police again

648 days ago

Sitting in Kambos speaking French - looming competition for lovely Eleni & FFS I am NOT a Kraut

649 days ago

Photo Article: Back in Kardamili with the Mrs - More global warming and mixed feelings

650 days ago

Taking the Mrs to the Greek Hovel - a mass snake encounter

650 days ago

Photo Article: A Present for Nicho the Communist as I examine his poisoning work at the Greek Hovel

652 days ago

Frigana poisoning at the Greek Hovel... avrio arrives as I slip past Didcot

655 days ago

Frigana Poisoning at the Greek Hovel Delayed again - this time it is not God

657 days ago

Frigana Poisoning at the Greek Hovel - bottles of whiskey cause postponement, or maybe it was God?

658 days ago

Photo Article Part 1 - Poisoning at the Greek Hovel with Nicho the Communist

659 days ago

Poisoning at the Greek Hovel - what about the poor sheep and goats?

659 days ago

Delayed poisoning in the snakefields at the Greek Hovel...but not for that long

659 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day 25 - lifting poison in Kambos

660 days ago

Photo Article: Nicho The Communist, the Goats and a lesson in olives

663 days ago

Olive inspecting with Nicho the Communist postponed (again) - St George's day drinking in Kambos

665 days ago

Photo article: It's almost May but the global warming still lies thick here in Southern Greece

666 days ago

BREAKING: I met a snake at the Greek Hovel and I killed it!

670 days ago

Photo Article: Greekenomics - the old road to Kardamili

670 days ago

Back at the kourounis taverna in Kambos - it's like I have never left

671 days ago

The Motorway reaches Kalamata - good news and bad

672 days ago

Photo Article - Learning to be a pyromaniac at the Greek Hovel with George the Albanian

722 days ago

Photo Article: This really will make Evil Knievil drool again

729 days ago

Naming Mark Slater Hill at the Greek Hovel

729 days ago

The smug fucking Kraut lecturing on why hard Brexit will screw England, here in Kambos - fuck you Nazi

731 days ago

Photo Article: If this does not make my pal Evil Knievil salivate nothing will

731 days ago

The Bridge over the gorge - I date it and Dad & I work out why it is that old

732 days ago

Photo article: Visiting the old bridge underneath double murder bridge of Kambos

733 days ago

Photo article: olive pruning in February at the Greek Hovel & a far better Taygetos snow picture

733 days ago

Photo article: A new bridge is spotted under the double murder bridge near Kambos - I must investigate

733 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: A tale of two podcasters, I met a sheep with its hind leg trapped in the fence today

734 days ago

Photo Article - just to make Evil Knievil salivate and jealous

734 days ago

Photo Article: back at the Greek Hovel, a failed pyromaniac reports in

734 days ago

Photo Article: The Snow and Green green grass of Southern Greece

734 days ago

There was me in my underpants and the Gauleiters of Bristol's Environmental Services Operatives showed mercy

747 days ago

Video: The 2016 Christmas card from myself, my father & baby Joshua to the village of Kambos Greece

781 days ago

Midnight mass - I leave feeling good about the world, then I talk to Uncle Chris

783 days ago

Full photo shoot as olives from the Greek Hovel become oil in Kambos

796 days ago

Photo Article: The olive oil harvest at the Greek Hovel - I have a cunning plan

797 days ago

How much would my Greek Hovel lunch on Thursday have cost in London?

798 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - what is the ISDX lobster pot? ( my specialist subject)

799 days ago

Photo Article day 7 ( and out ) of the olive harvest at the Greek Hovel

799 days ago

Olive harvest at the Greek Hovel - day 7: They think it's all over...it is now!

800 days ago

Day six of the Olive Harvest at the Greek Hovel - bad marks Peter Greensmith

801 days ago

The Olive Harvest at the Greek Hovel - day 5: FFS George Vreki!!!!

802 days ago

What on earth are my fellow harvesters talking about?

803 days ago

Photo Article - day 2 of the olive harvest at the Greek Hovel: Vreki!

805 days ago

Photo Article: day one of the olive harvest 2016 at the Greek Hovel

806 days ago

Photo: The global warming falling hard in the Mani Greece this year

808 days ago

As I wandered from Fleet Street to Ludgate Hill my mind wandered to Kambos and the Greek Hovel

821 days ago

Speaking to lovely Eleni - less than two weeks to the Greek Hovel & the Olive harvest

822 days ago

Photo Article - the House of Paddy Leigh Fermor in Kardimili part 4

945 days ago

Photo article: The last view of Kambos until December

945 days ago

Photo article: The most amazing woman in Kambos blows me out on the hot date

945 days ago

Video - Do you understand why I love where I live in Greece now?

958 days ago

Photo article: The road to nowhere ahead of my hot date in Kambos tonight

961 days ago

An evening that was a farewell to Kambos until December

961 days ago

My status is upgraded by Miranda: I am honoured

961 days ago

My father and his twenty five penises

963 days ago

The date I was dreaming about with the amazing woman in Kambos - its Friday night

964 days ago

Photo: Grapes I shall never eat as, sadly, I book a flight back to Britain

964 days ago

Photo article: Hit by Lightning, losing all power and getting out of the Greek Hovel before the floods get too bad

967 days ago

I met this amazing woman late last night in Kambos

967 days ago

Photo article: Ouzo O'Clock in Kambos Greece on the UK's Independence Day

968 days ago

An evening out: Miranda seduces me as Lovely Eleni can only watch

970 days ago

Venturing into the next door taverna to Eleni's in Kambos - Miranda's

970 days ago

Disaster: The Kourounis taverna in Kambos owned by Lovely Eleni is shut for upgrade - Greek salad crisis

975 days ago

Apologies to the English Couple over-hearing my father and I last night - I was only joking

983 days ago

"Treating" an olive tree at the Greek Hovel as only a man can do

985 days ago

How many frigging olive trees does the Mrs own? I now prune into uncharted and snake intense territory

985 days ago

Photo article: How Brown was my valley..but signs of life everywhere: look at my olives size matters!

986 days ago

It is one of those times when I actually want a cigarette

987 days ago

No Torch and the Light off - stumbling back to the Greek Hovel at the dead of night

988 days ago

Back at the Greek Hovel ...brown is the new green

989 days ago

Photo: The last person to say goodbye and the only person in Kambos who speaks worse Greek than me

995 days ago

And so an elderly English couple walk into the Kourounis taverna in Kambos

996 days ago

A snake encounter at the Greek Hovel, silly me: do as the Greeks go

999 days ago

Charon visits the Greek Hovel - gosh this is awkward

999 days ago

A tale of two keys - late night panic at the Greek Hovel

1001 days ago

It is going to be a great olive harvest here in Kambos but we need a celeb to promote our oil - any ideas?

1002 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - Nicotine Clean for 2 days under 3 months

1009 days ago

Wildlife diversity report from the Greek Hovel - day 5

1012 days ago

Photo article: Back to the Greek Hovel -it's all so green, where are the snakes?

1013 days ago

Back in the Kourounis taverna in Kambos...it is as if I had never left

1013 days ago

Photo article: My first snow of the winter - in Greece 3 weeks ago

1155 days ago

A picture show: Olive Oil from the Greek Hovel from start to finish

1156 days ago

Merry Christmas Kambos - a video card from myself & my father

1156 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 10 December - having problems doing business in Greece, can InternetQ help me

1163 days ago

Olive Harvest at the Greek Hovel over - it has been dismal but that is not the point

1166 days ago

Most Certainly ouzo o'clock - George the Albanian is located at last

1171 days ago

Major problemo at the Greek Hovel... Hell's teeth

1175 days ago

Rat Report from the Greek Hovel ….Something is not quite right

1274 days ago

Wildlife diversity report as I return to the Greek Hovel – snakes, bats, rats and ants

1278 days ago

Feeling a bid odd - The Kourounis taverna turns English

1356 days ago

First day of sabbatical - Zero Hedge flattery & asked to speak at top fraud conference

1357 days ago

Happier Times at the Kardamili Police Station

1359 days ago

Vangelis asks if I am tired - too frigging right I am, olive pruning is hard work

1359 days ago

Karadimili Conversations - Tuscany in Greece

1361 days ago

An English couple walk in to the Kourounis taverna in Kambos

1361 days ago

My first ouzo for the road as Geriatrix stares at my screen in the Kourounis taverna

1371 days ago

Wildlife diversity report from the Greek Hovel - first snake met & I might have killed it

1372 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast - 15 May, Shocking Wildlife Diversity Issue

1372 days ago

A New addition to the wildlife diversity at the Greek Hovel - land crab

1374 days ago

Sellotape fixes everything..including headphones

1379 days ago

Suffering Head On Bike Crash in Greece – Feeling Bruised and stupid

1380 days ago

Wildlife diversity report from the Greek Hovel

1380 days ago

The 57 year old Punk from The Stingrays makes my day on a train journey of two halves

1437 days ago

My last day at the Greek Hovel – 1 last satisfying bonfire

1448 days ago

The Hills are alive with the sound of....gunfire

1450 days ago

Photo Article: Snow on the High Taygetus behind the Greek Hovel

1452 days ago

The not so dry, dry river at the Greek Hovel

1454 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - 23rd February

1455 days ago

Weekly postcard #101: paper phalluses, lent, masks and cheese week

1456 days ago

Five Days to Greece! Getting in the mood with Despina Vandi

1465 days ago

Charon – my nearest neighbour at the Greek Hovel

1478 days ago

It is all Greek to me -Lesson one tomorrow

1492 days ago

Seeing my guest at the Greek Hovel Naked – what does a Gentleman do?

1505 days ago

Picture article: Pressing the Olive Oil from the Greek Hovel

1506 days ago

In praise of Nicho, Papou in Kambos

1507 days ago

Merry Christmas to you all from Oakley, Tara, myself & The Mrs

1516 days ago

A Video Christmas card to Kambos from my father and I

1517 days ago

The Englishman from Toumbia starts to “hear” Greek

1525 days ago

Delayed at the Greek hovel ...but I work with Vangelis - the man in the pink shirt

1532 days ago

Video Special: Vreki, Vreki and more Vreki at the Greek Hovel

1532 days ago

Weekly video postcard #93 (by audio) - reflections on three weeks in Kambos

1533 days ago

One Hour to Christmas Pudding in Kambos

1534 days ago

Meet our Policeman at the Bar in Kambos

1534 days ago

I need not have feared, lovely Eleni was right – I have power but the Vreki!

1535 days ago

Another ouzo, 1033kg of olives and real excitement

1535 days ago

After the storm at the Greek Hovel Part 2 – The dry River flows

1536 days ago

After The Storm at the Greek Hovel 1 – no power! So off to see Lovely Eleni

1536 days ago

My big bike and falling off it at the Greek Hovel

1537 days ago

Wuss of the year – Jamie the architect

1538 days ago

At the Greek Hovel the Olive harvest Really Does Start Tomorrow and Kambos a hive of activity

1540 days ago

Picture article: Winter shower arrangements at the Greek Hovel

1540 days ago

A day of 3 disasters at the Greek Hovel – and now a dreaded walk home

1542 days ago

Okhi Vreki – Elias avrio?

1543 days ago

The First Olive Oil from Kambos - c/o Nikko

1545 days ago

Olive harvest postponed to Thursday

1545 days ago

As I was leaving Eleni's - you so missed out on this in the UK

1548 days ago

Back at the Greek Hovel – logistics nightmare one

1548 days ago

Back in Lovely Eleni’s Taverna in Kambos

1548 days ago

Video Postcard #89 - The Real Man Christmas party & back to the Greek Hovel Edition

1554 days ago

Thinking about grapes in Bristol and at the Greek Hovel

1598 days ago

I was dragged to the Police station in Kardamili and bullied, Greece in context

1603 days ago

A final farewell to Kambos and the Greek Hovel (for this summer)

1603 days ago

Nicho, the Magician of Kambos

1605 days ago

Picture article: The Cultural quarter of Kambos – Part 2 (Zarnata Castle)

1605 days ago

Picture article: The Cultural quarter of Kambos – Part 1

1605 days ago

A surprise for the Mrs…from the Greek Hovel

1605 days ago

Preparing for winter & snake protection at the Greek Hovel

1606 days ago

Greekonomics: Good news from the Town Hall in Kambos...it is staffing up

1606 days ago

Paddy Leigh Fermor, The Mani and Kambos

1607 days ago

Two Final Moments of Triumph at the Greek Hovel

1607 days ago

Frigana Cutting at the Greek Hovel - this should be an Olympic sport

1608 days ago

My First Hangover at the Greek Hovel – getting to know the locals in Kambos

1609 days ago

The Man in the Pink Polo Shirt – A ten week question from the Greek Hovel answered

1609 days ago

I am haunted by the Nun in Black I met last night on the way back to the Greek Hovel

1611 days ago

The skies darken over the Greek Hovel as lovely Eleni and the rest of Kambos prepares for winter

1612 days ago

Explaining Scotland to the lovely Eleni

1614 days ago

This time it really WAS a snake encountered at the Greek Hovel

1617 days ago

Video Postcard #80, snakes, frigana and falling in love with Kambos issue

1617 days ago

Picture article: The summer draws to a close, grapes give way to prickly pears at the Greek Hovel

1624 days ago

The Double Murder in Kambos – the nearest village to the Greek Hovel

1625 days ago

Mistaken Identity – I saw no snake in my Garden at the Greek Hovel but welcome to Snake Hill

1626 days ago

The Mrs Goes home and I am alone again in the Greek Hovel catching up on matters such as two murders in the village

1627 days ago

The thin yellow line goes up – an outer redoubt against snakes at the Greek Hovel

1650 days ago

Yikes..Snake seen at The Greek Hovel

1651 days ago

Falling off the Bike for the First Time

1658 days ago

My second pair of trousers set for retirement at The Greek Hovel – weight loss update

1668 days ago

Transport Issues at the Greek Hovel – Luckily I am Steve Frigging McQueen

1668 days ago

Waiting for the storm in Kambos

1674 days ago

Exciting News from the Greek Hovel – We enter the 21st Century – Profits warning in Kambos & Copulating Lizards

1675 days ago

Picture Report from the Greek Hovel Number 14 – Porn for my Welsh Friends

1676 days ago

The Greek Hovel…a Monument to Right Thinking Folk

1676 days ago

Report from the Greek Hovel Number 12 – Coping with Fear

1676 days ago

Report from the Greek Hovel Number 10 – Time to go to the Sea and a Greek Kilometre

1678 days ago

Not making myself popular in Greece – The World Cup Final causes a problem

1679 days ago

Picture Special – a view to die for: Report from the Greek Hovel Number 5

1681 days ago

The Long & Winding Road – Report from the Greek Hovel Number 2

1681 days ago

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