The Greek Hovel August 2020 day 1: The Coming out photo of the Mrs as we head straight for the Kourounis Taverna

1 day ago

The Greek Hovel August 2020: day 1 and it's Masks at Manchester

2 days ago

Virtue signalling in the era of Covid - daft feminists play the victim again. Yawn.

14 days ago

No sniggering at the back about old dads but it looks like my nappy changing days are not over yet

35 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel - invasion of the bulls the Old Bill wants to milk

39 days ago

The Morning Dew, the last-minute rain, my amazing neighbours & a snake – final report on the Woodlarks walk

52 days ago

Walking 33.3 miles to save Woodlarks - First photos of Tom's trek around the fields

53 days ago

One reason the statues are falling is that we don’t teach our kids our Island history any more

54 days ago

Photo article from the Welsh Hovel - the Elderflower Production line

55 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel: I hope that it is strawberry fields forever

59 days ago

Woodlarks walk – Training Update, a 19km stroll with my daughter, ice cream for Joshua

63 days ago

Photo article from the Welsh Hovel - strawberry fields forever! We hope.

78 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: taking incoming from all quarters today

84 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: I cannot condone the actions of the Mrs or join her as I am a law abiding citizen

84 days ago

Photo article from the Welsh Hovel - thanks to Olaf now baking bread

105 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Happy Birthday to the Mrs & Guardian reading sister N - where does the bailout madness stop?

124 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bonus Bearcast: part 2 of panic shopping at Tesco, my "insanity" of round 1 is rewarded

141 days ago

Photo Article: It is world book day and Joshua is not Howard Roark

153 days ago

Photo article: it is father & son haircut day

183 days ago

Photo article from the Welsh Hovel - starting work on the strawberry patch with Joshua and the Mrs

184 days ago

Photo article from the Welsh Hovel: Bonfire of the EU Vanities on #Brexitday

186 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua & I on Woodlarks 2020 Rogue Bloggers training walk No 1 - Moel Famau

207 days ago

Photo article - so where was the site visit with the Mrs & Joshua?

211 days ago

Photo Article: Preparing to celebrate the end of 44 years of family misery on January 31

219 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Has Justin the Clown's IPO been pulled & a funny thing happened on the way to the polling station

235 days ago

Photo article: I've voted in Wrexham but my Labour supporting Mrs could not. Ha!

237 days ago

Nightmare at the Greek Hovel – car won’t start bus to catch

244 days ago

There are so many reasons not to vote Labour but, I beg the Mrs, just think about the Jews

257 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel, prepping for Christmas because I am such an eco-friendly green warrior

261 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel - Christmas Puddings made

261 days ago

Photo Article: Guy Fawkes Night in Wrexham, a nation forgets its history & the Mrs thinks I am becoming Peter Hitchens

276 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - so near so far the pool is almost full

358 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel - Swimming Pool now ready for our first swim, it was wonderful

362 days ago

Wildlife Diversity Bonanza at the Greek Hovel – yes reader I saw my first snake

365 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - ouzo time thanks to St James House

368 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Rule 1 of AIM, you cannot beat Professor Conroy

380 days ago

England did not win the greatest cricket match ever because of diversity!

387 days ago

My first young mums event at the Welsh Hovel – this singing in Welsh malarky is beyond me

393 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: a major row with the Mrs (can you decide?), Sosandar and..but Neill Ricketts is an honorable man

400 days ago

Daddy that is the best present ever… Joshua is easy to please

411 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel - dramatic discoveries in "the mother-in-law's bedroom"

417 days ago

Is Dead Ringers on BBC Radio 4 the worst possible way to spend my license fee?

424 days ago

Photo Article - who is an adorable, if very naughty, cat then?

429 days ago

It's okay Nigel I have voted with a treble pleasure

445 days ago

Photo Article update from the Welsh Hovel - a sight to delight daughter Olaf

450 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Malcolm you misunderstand IQE

450 days ago

Photo Article: Oakley's cousins arrive at the Welsh Hovel

467 days ago

Photo Article - walking around Stourhead with the Mrs and Joshua, the end of the Booker family memory lane

491 days ago

Photo Article: the place where my mother "saw" the ghost

492 days ago

Photo Article: Knighton House & Durweston Church, wandering down memory lane

493 days ago

Photo article: pancake day comes two days early

520 days ago

Photo article: rowing with the Mrs, I win and Joshua gets a much needed haircut

520 days ago

Photo Article: My first training walk for Woodlarks 2019 - Part 3: the second half

529 days ago

My first training walk for Woodlarks of 2019 - off to Swineford, donate today! Part 1

529 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: From the Grim North my Argo folly compounds itself

536 days ago

Photo article two - snowballs and cat in the snow

551 days ago

Photo article - the snow started last night, more global warming today

551 days ago

Photo Article: climbing Glastonbury Tor with the Mrs and Joshua

555 days ago

Photo article: catnapping the Chav family cat going well

559 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua's Goat

563 days ago

Is my wife’s Bristol "tradition" just a middle class fantasy? Anyone want a broken pushchair covered in cat hair?

573 days ago

Photo article: on Brexit which sort of remoaner are you?

590 days ago

The Carol service at a packed St Cuthbert’s

597 days ago

Photo article - the tree arrives for dressing this weekend: I guess Christmas is almost upon us

600 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bonus Bearcast: tales of total woe from my local estate agent - and how to profit from it on the short tack

600 days ago

The Mrs has to give a lecture on “Greed is Good” – will she do so as well as Gordon Gekko?

605 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel - Problemo: It's all Greek to me

606 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - something that has not happened here in years, maybe decades

606 days ago

Why can’t I get an Advent calendar featuring Jesus?

634 days ago

“A familiar face” I shouted (a stroke of genius)

634 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua is no mug

640 days ago

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

645 days ago

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

645 days ago

A full length video of the Greek Hovel inside and out

648 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel Joshua says its "my bed" as workmen eff it up

649 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel… dead cat not bouncing

649 days ago

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

651 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel – one step at a time

656 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel - guess what? Progress er ... slower than expected

657 days ago

Video: Dominic Frisby sings "maybe" - sheer comedy genius

660 days ago

The BBC hit job on Justice Kavanaugh continued all day

668 days ago

Progress report from the Greek Hovel – storm Zorba hits my olives

673 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: I'm not joking, the Mrs and I are looking at buying a house in the developing World, that is to say Wales

679 days ago

Photo Article: Birthday for Joshua turning two

685 days ago

Photo article - the burial of Oakley

686 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - stairs and ceiling arrive

688 days ago

Oakley Funeral date set – The Mrs has a book on the death of Mog for me to read to Joshua

693 days ago

Arguing about money with lovely Eleni and her husband Nicho

695 days ago

Photo Article: Walking with Joshua in Greece this summer

698 days ago

Photo article - more classic Oakley

698 days ago

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

699 days ago

Photo Article - the Roma at the Court House in Kalamata and Greek indifference

699 days ago

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

700 days ago

RIP Oakley 2001 to 2018

701 days ago

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

706 days ago

Encircled by sheep at the Greek Hovel

710 days ago

Hatches, matches & despatches – a tale of two cats from the Greek Hovel & Bristol

710 days ago

Photo article: the Greek Hovel starts to become an eco palace

713 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel – disaster averted

714 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Frantic hovel tidying as the Mrs arrives tomorrow

719 days ago

Photo Article: Fear not Olaf & the Mrs: chairs arrive at the Greek Hovel

719 days ago

Photo article - so close to completion of the Greek Hovel

721 days ago

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

721 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel: Doors and windows

722 days ago

A great and exciting day looms – I move into the Greek Hovel tomorrow!

723 days ago

Oakley Health Report - it seems as if there is life in the old boy yet

728 days ago

A tale of two crimes on the way back from Birmingham and the Grim North - my own moral maze

728 days ago

Poor Oakley, once morbidly obese now just skin and bones

735 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - Doing what the Bulgarian pooftah wouldn't

748 days ago

Photo Article - through the keyhole, whose books are these?

750 days ago

Walking through the burning Greek Sun - not plain sailing

753 days ago

Photo Article: pointing and main stair entrance complete at the Greek Hovel

760 days ago

And now the PC bastards want to ban Zulu because it’s racist – natch

770 days ago

Just why am I paying for so many BBC staff to live it up in Russia at the World Cup?

771 days ago

Guardian harpie Christina Patterson – the BBC fails to haul her up for the most disgraceful Donald Trump smear

775 days ago

Sunday's 14 mile training walk for Woodlarks goes horribly wrong ( but extra long)

779 days ago

Daughter Olaf berates my T-shirt and wants Mayor Sadiq Khan to be PM – should I disown her?

781 days ago

Walking, walking, walking – update on my training for Woodlarks, another day of humiliation

785 days ago

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

794 days ago

Yet again ashamed of my old University Oxford

795 days ago

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

796 days ago

Things I won't be doing dear reader: running for office in Texas & going to Belize on a snake tour ( or at all)

800 days ago

Photo article: Olaf it's here! The first eco-loo lands at the Greek Hovel

802 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua learns a new word in Sweden - "outdoors"

825 days ago

Photo article: a week in Sweden by a lake

825 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: 'fessing up to what the Mrs and I were up to last night & the deafening silence at Advanced Onco and Frontera

843 days ago

Photo Article: paying Homage to Donald Trump in New York

851 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - why won't the Mrs come to see the new Death Wish as her birthday treat?

855 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: the investment case for gold and two shares I am likely to buy next week

856 days ago

The Sunday service ..Dr Johnson would not have been surprised

856 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: I just love it when my father in law and I talk about his birth in Madras, it so annoys the Mrs

863 days ago

Photo Article - Joshua's first haircut

890 days ago

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

895 days ago

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

898 days ago

Whatever the BBC thinks, I am not discriminatory in not wanting to date a woman who used to have a penis

935 days ago

Joshua's apparent hatred of Santa Claus

966 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: UK Oil & Gas today shows why a death spiral is a one way bet (down!)

971 days ago

Boys, girls, make-up and sexism in 2017 - the strange world of the BBC

974 days ago

Photo article - so why can't you eat your olives at the Greek Hovel?

974 days ago

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

976 days ago

Photo Article: Can I buy your sawdust? I said to the man with the sweetest kitten - he looked puzzled

976 days ago

Photo article: Joshua reads like an Australian

984 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Arsenal football players on the AIM Casino - do not touch 'em with a bargepole

995 days ago

What is God punishing me for? A sneak preview of hell

1002 days ago

Joshua Christening Photos

1008 days ago

The BBC's John Simpson tweets fake news on Brexit teachings in Universities as academia squirms and dissembles

1015 days ago

Would you Adam and Eve it? Breakthrough at the Greek Hovel it is all systems go

1023 days ago

Britain's craziest divorce case - how is a business making £40k worth £1.1 billion?

1032 days ago

Bath Spa University, the transexuals and the sheer cowardice of liberal academia

1044 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua unwraps a Birthday Present - Report the Mrs to social services

1053 days ago

Off to learn French with 364 days old Joshua - another great idea from the Mrs

1056 days ago

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

1065 days ago

Video - Joshua in action, why I could not write any articles yesterday

1066 days ago

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

1069 days ago

What will my wife be giving me tomorrow? 4th Wedding anniversary looms

1070 days ago

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

1073 days ago

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

1076 days ago

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

1082 days ago

The lady at the Sainsbury's checkout looked at my son Joshua and said "what a gorgeous little girl"

1089 days ago

The young woman asked me to undress and then fondled my genitals

1096 days ago

You private sector workers spend your whole day watching cats on the internet said the Mrs... ok, for once a fair cop, awesome video

1097 days ago

My Grandfather Sir John, a hardline socialist would spin in his grave as Remoaner Polly Toynbee demands more cash for farmers

1099 days ago

I am so 100% excluded from the Inclusive lavatory at the Guardian's fave cinema

1101 days ago

Photo Article - Dessert Gooseberry Crumble, not so good for the diabetes but...

1117 days ago

Sing & Sign - can I really endure this come the autumn, even with the fit young mums and for you darling Joshua?

1118 days ago

So what part of India does your wife come from, said my Dad

1123 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: We 3 crooks of the AIM are, stealing money we travel so far..

1126 days ago

Alive but not kicking

1130 days ago

I am such a goddamn fucking feminist - loving life as a primary carer of Joshua

1132 days ago

Photo Article - Joshua's Christening was today

1136 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: all Things Fraud and Fright-er-ful

1141 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - another selfie and one of "my babies"

1145 days ago

The Mrs to brainwash Joshua at Bernie Sanders event - looks like I may get outvoted on fleeing Corbyn's Britain

1160 days ago

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

1165 days ago

Photo Article: Ways to annoy the Mrs No 34: putting up a Tory election poster In Bristol East, then Greece

1168 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua goes to see his inheritance ( the Greek Hovel)

1172 days ago

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

1173 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day whatever + 1: still seething

1177 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day ..whatever: a disastrous week

1179 days ago

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

1184 days ago

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

1185 days ago

Yeeeees - Christmas comes early at West Ham, but I did not dare look

1187 days ago

After three years...building work starts at the Greek Hovel. Laptop off!

1188 days ago

What do Britain's top share blogger Paul Scott & my daughter Olaf have in common? They are freaks that is what!

1189 days ago

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

1194 days ago

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

1198 days ago

BREAKING: Big News on the Trouser Front - a happy diabetic writes

1199 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day 21: Trousers now a real issue - they are falling down

1199 days ago

First Skype call with my son Joshua, now 7 months old

1201 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day 8 - unexpected virtue

1213 days ago

Floreat, floreat schola Warwicensis at Twickenham today

1226 days ago

Did Joshua just say his first word? Can you guess what it was or was not?

1231 days ago

Mrs Boot the Farmer - Saints Preserve us, PC madness for children

1250 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: For whom the (front door) bell tolls

1253 days ago

Photo Article: Pancake day in Bristol

1253 days ago

Photo Article Coal Not Dole (in English & Welsh). Of course that was not the choice

1260 days ago

A last picture of the ruin at the Greek Hovel - it comes down this summer but will be a Phoenix

1263 days ago

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

1268 days ago

Photo article: My cunning plan turns out to be not so cunning after all - I now know what hell is

1271 days ago

Photo article Mike the Vlach arrives and I meet his sister as well

1271 days ago

The Drunken Sailor thrown overboard by political correctness in the Nursery

1295 days ago

Joshua Photo article - Reporting the Mrs to Social Services

1299 days ago

Greek Hovel Update: the Mrs goes to Birmingham, I enjoy a large glass of wine with breakfast

1302 days ago

My morbidly obese three legged cat Oakley: The Birthday Boy is now taking the piss

1304 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Why we must read accounts from the back forwards and Sirius vs Cloudtag

1310 days ago

New Year Resolutions 2017

1312 days ago

Avoiding two hours of George Michael - there is a God

1317 days ago

Great lines for New Year's Eve with the mad lefty friends of the Mrs, Marine Le Pen could be a winner

1317 days ago

Photo Article: My signature dish: Portuguese three pig & two bean stew

1323 days ago

The Mrs would not allow me to call our son Ebenezer as Scrooge gets an awful press

1326 days ago

Photo Article: The Christmas Tree is up with decorations from my life around the world

1327 days ago

The feral kitten at the greek Hovel who looked like Kitosh is now resident as a magnificent cat

1334 days ago

Sleep glorious sleep

1334 days ago

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

1336 days ago

Photo Article: Oakley, Joshua and the silly hat

1343 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Grounds for divorcing the Mrs, 7 stages of grief (part2) & the stocks on AIM to short

1351 days ago

Visiting the Christmas store for Chavs, the Mrs makes me feel so ashamed

1352 days ago

The Mrs has Moved me into a Premier Inn at a Motorway Service Station

1358 days ago

Photo Article: Four Christmas Puddings almost ready - thank you Darina & Myrtle Allen

1361 days ago

The Four Words that Made Me the Most hated man in the room

1373 days ago

Me of Little faith - Happy Hammers with my daughter

1378 days ago

Photo Article: baby Joshua with his grandfather: now about West Ham and Social Services

1389 days ago

My weekly Sainsbury shop, I am addicted to this exercise in despairing at modern life

1397 days ago

The Mrs has switched channels to watch Graham Norton - surely this is grounds for divorce?

1398 days ago

Diane Abbott brands my wife a racist for backing Brexit.. whatever

1407 days ago

Photo article: Racist Bear joins the household

1410 days ago

Pizza Hardman: how about naming your son Thatcher Winnifrith?

1418 days ago

Photo article: Morbidly obese three legged cat Oakley tormented by Pokemon and the working classes

1421 days ago

A moment of true cot humiliation

1423 days ago

Can I divorce the Mrs for reading Prima Magazine? the case for an Asteroid strike on Britain - women's magazines

1427 days ago

The Mrs is back in Hospital - has anyone got a "Junior Doctors are greedy bastards" badge?

1428 days ago

Grounds for Divorcing the Mrs...she just cannot be serious!

1432 days ago

The Mother In Law sends a card - as the Mrs & I celebrate our third wedding anniversary

1434 days ago

Photo article: Hillary for Prison 2016 - a new T-shirt arrives but the Mrs is not impressed

1453 days ago

Heading to the shop with my New University Rafia Bag - as least its not the Sociology Association One

1463 days ago

A Reason Not to Visit the Mother-in-law: calling a woman a "bird" in Nottinghamshire now a hate crime

1480 days ago

What is it with the younger generation? Now they can't find a row of beans?

1484 days ago

Can we emigrate if Andrea Leadsom becomes PM? I ask the Mrs politely

1487 days ago

Is the Mrs reading Grazia Magazine grounds for divorce?

1494 days ago

Plucking up courage and heading back into the fields...sssssnakes!

1497 days ago

Photo Article: the road to Mistras

1499 days ago

Photo article: Oakley's Greek cousin in action

1499 days ago

Visit to Paddy Leigh Fermor's House part 3 - My father holds Court

1505 days ago

Photo: The Mrs at Mistras - a stunning view

1508 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - one week to Brexit?

1509 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: The warnings of Soros & the Wonderful Mrs

1510 days ago

The Mrs heads home from Greece - life without her is very different, I'm back at the Hovel

1511 days ago

Tom Winnifrith's shortest bearcast ever: putting the Mrs first & flagging up Advanced Oncotherapy is "in sights"

1515 days ago

This Blog is 4 years old - Happy Birthday: my top twenty stories & 20 Greek stories

1515 days ago

Thunderstorms and flooding in the UK and here in Greece: Brexit must be to blame

1519 days ago

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

1521 days ago

A welcome addition to the wildlife diversity at the Greek Hovel...Hello Mr Cat

1521 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: On the toast rack are CIC Gold, xCite and Gulf Keystone & what's happening at TrakM8?

1521 days ago

Charon visits the Greek Hovel - gosh this is awkward

1534 days ago

Photo Article- day 6 at the Greek Hovel and first snake seen & photographed

1546 days ago

Hooray! The Mrs votes Tory for the first time ever...a small step

1549 days ago

Can I divorce the Mrs for reading Marie Claire?

1556 days ago

An hour at the hypnobirthing "taster session" felt like an eternity

1560 days ago

The only candidates slagging off the Tories are the Tory candidates, my lefty wife is thinking the unthinkable

1569 days ago

its 3Pm and Pizza Hardman Darren Atwater starts to panic - I really do feel ill

1570 days ago

It seems as if I am to be a father again, change of life plan

1584 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 2 April - Domestic Servitude for me & the Ronnie Corbett issue

1586 days ago

Holiday Priority for the Mrs: Getting Oakley's minders to send photos and updating his facebook page

1591 days ago

The Mrs has got her Nashville ticket and this makes her week

1599 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 8 March: Solgold & Rose Petroleum - just doing the ffing maths!

1611 days ago

Bringing my daughter up to support West Ham - no longer a Social Services offence: 1965 arrives

1616 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 2 March: The Scum visit The Academy & I'm not talking David Lenigas

1617 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 28 January: Im still in Bristol & The Mrs is in the doghouse

1651 days ago

Midsomer Murders New Series - Political Correctness gone mad?

1664 days ago

Belated happy birthday to my morbidly obese 3 legged cat Oakley

1671 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Thinkathon: futurology, publishing, Bulletin Boards, Malcolm Stacey, retail

1690 days ago

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

1691 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 18 December: Pensioner mugger WH Ireland time to face Karma

1691 days ago

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

1691 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 16 December: African Potash this stinks & an apology to Doc Holiday

1694 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 15 December - Fitbug tits up poll & is it Jabba or Chris Oil for the Christmas Carol?

1695 days ago

Steam Oil Production Co presents at Gold & Bears - November 28 2015

1700 days ago

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

1701 days ago

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

1706 days ago

Send a lefty sociology lecturer to Greece to help the migrants

1721 days ago

Its #NationalCatday – so the Mrs uses Tara as a shield: shocking!

1742 days ago

Be warned: Don’t catch The Lobster at all costs – the worst film of the year

1746 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 20 October - Fireworks at Globo Ahoy!

1751 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 15 October - my uber foxy legal team is on standby

1756 days ago

I am becoming a sociology lecturer – its official

1764 days ago

Diabetes update – for the first time in memory a Doctor praises me

1780 days ago

Capitalism Makes the World a better place for all (Greed is Good) – The Mrs is allowing me to lecture to her sociology students

1788 days ago

Photo article - Tara the cat in Hospital last night

1820 days ago

Tara the cat medical update – the bills are going the roof, but some progress

1820 days ago

Tara the cat: photo & medical update

1822 days ago

Weekly Postcard #121 - The Women's FA Cup Final and what it says about the loathsome BBC

1830 days ago

Feck me, I am a vitriolic blogger says the shite rag that is the Independent – Tom Winnifrith

1831 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 27 July - Coronation Street, another Manchester Soap and the ludicrous Gate Ventures fraud

1836 days ago

Photos from Shipston: Note to the Mrs, Raspberries don't grow in Tesco's punnets

1838 days ago

So this Japanese babe said “you’re an interesting man can I come and interview you?”

1848 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast 10 July - back to Athens for riot porn

1852 days ago

Paying an Electric bill for a witch: Greece does not work anymore & never worked

1856 days ago

Ryanair vs Aegean – One says Feck You and takes your cash, the other is a good airline

1859 days ago

Tom Winnifrith – off to Greece on Friday, live riot porn blogging from Athens from Saturday

1862 days ago

Sometimes I love running a restaurant, sometimes I hate it…

1866 days ago

It is #WorldMeatFreeDay - so what will I be eating? Meat for every meal.

1878 days ago

Weekly postcard #116 - mingling with the fake charities and Jew haters at the Bristol Refugee fair

1879 days ago

Sunday Treats from the Mrs

1879 days ago

The cat chorus as Tara prepares to visit the vet

1880 days ago

My father and I struggle to switch on the TV

1887 days ago

My cunning travel plan to get back to Bristol - yes it involves ouzo

1889 days ago

Happier Times at the Kardamili Police Station

1894 days ago

Karadimili Conversations - Tuscany in Greece

1896 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 26 May - a short edition

1897 days ago

Snake killer foiled - but I did it the Greek way

1900 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast - 20th May

1904 days ago

A two snake day & the Mrs is on a plane struck by lightening

1905 days ago

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

1907 days ago

Feeling frigging macho as I kill a rat at the Greek Hovel

1912 days ago

Rejoice, Rejoice – The Tories Win

1916 days ago

The two worst jobs a husband must do before being allowed to go to Greece – completed

1920 days ago

Oakley Health Scare – A costly Silver Lining for me

1923 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - 30 April

1924 days ago

Oakley & Tara reckon I have breached their human rights

1924 days ago

Poor Theo Clarke (Con) just knocked on my door.

1927 days ago

The Cleaning Lady has arrived …thank God

1930 days ago

The Mrs. away, working without trousers again and the cats in disgrace

1931 days ago

Weekly Postcard #108 - All those links to India edition

1942 days ago

Postal matters

1942 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast 7 April

1946 days ago

Wouldn’t Grexit be bad for me personally? Yes. But why I support it 100% anyway

1949 days ago

Amanda does not understand the Seagull issue and is cross with me

1957 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast 25 March - a busy day

1960 days ago

Weekly postcard #105 - where is the 10% discount for the true heroes : capitalists!

1963 days ago

Off to a party with friends of the Mrs…heaven help me

1964 days ago

Oakley makes a Political Statement about Nigel Farage & UKIP

1966 days ago

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

1983 days ago

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

2000 days ago

New Pussy Video - two in a bed inaction

2001 days ago

Tara, the capitalist cat, makes her video debut as Oakley slumbers on

2005 days ago

Why is my local Tory candidate Theo Clarke ashamed of being a Conservative?

2006 days ago

New Oakley Video: cat inaction in bed with the Mrs

2006 days ago

Video: Oakley the three legged cat demands more food - FFS you are on a diet!

2009 days ago

New Oakley Video - Exercise and Negotiating cat flap

2012 days ago

Your Vote matters says Bristol City Council – Really? Prove it – I register anyway

2013 days ago

How will I fund this weekend: £62.57 recovered!

2013 days ago

My Third Oxford Interview…I wake from a nightmare

2014 days ago

Childhood memories of snow at school – what a bunch of Jessies we are today

2015 days ago

My Work today comes to you courtesy of the excellent Arnos Manor Hotel, Brislington

2015 days ago

Why does the West Wing inspire me?

2018 days ago

Video of the hero of the day, brave Oakley my 3 legged cat

2018 days ago

Am I hexing West Ham? Bristol City on Sunday

2021 days ago

Je Suis Page 3

2024 days ago

It is all Greek to me -Lesson one tomorrow

2027 days ago

Back in the garage and a message to my father about the cold weather & global warming

2027 days ago

Using My Christmas present from the Mrs and looking forward to the Birthday present

2033 days ago

All Quiet & Kids Free, Just a vomiting capitalist cat to deal with

2041 days ago

Tom Winnifrith’s share tips of the year 2015 – No 1 Buy InterQuest at a 102p offer

2044 days ago

Christmas day Reflections 2014

2044 days ago

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

2051 days ago

Reasons to divorce the Mrs – Giving money to Simon bloody Cowell of X-Factor

2060 days ago

My Christmas Tree Prize Competition

2061 days ago

Tom Winnifrith's BearCast - 8 December

2067 days ago

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

2067 days ago

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

2071 days ago

Picture article - day 1 of the Olive Harvest at the Greek Hovel

2074 days ago

Picture article: Winter shower arrangements at the Greek Hovel

2075 days ago

The First Olive Oil from Kambos - c/o Nikko

2080 days ago

Friday Quindell Caption Contest - Jobs Going at the Country Club Edition

2091 days ago

Picture Article: And so here is the fig chutney 2014

2099 days ago

Chateau Brislington 2014 takes shape

2099 days ago

Video Postcard #85 – happy Birthday Nadine, welcome to Britain & immigration issue

2117 days ago

The Mrs got carded and is feeling very smug indeed.

2127 days ago

That unusual chicken recipe revealed…

2133 days ago

Thinking about grapes in Bristol and at the Greek Hovel

2133 days ago

The Great Paddington Dilemma – Drunks in London or Sheep Shaggers getting pissed.

2135 days ago

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

2138 days ago

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

2138 days ago

Picture article: The Cultural quarter of Kambos – Part 1

2140 days ago

A surprise for the Mrs…from the Greek Hovel

2140 days ago

Paddy Leigh Fermor, The Mani and Kambos

2142 days ago

The latest strange night-time noise outside The Greek Hovel is revealed.. a kitten

2160 days ago

The Mosquitos at the Greek Hovel had impeccable taste but are now left with just me…

2161 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

2162 days ago

How to get back to the UK from Greece – Jihadists and Ebola concern me

2162 days ago

It’s My Wedding Anniversary so an almost day off

2165 days ago

Bitten by a Duck in Kardamili Greece as the Mrs laughed loudly

2167 days ago

Weekly Video Postcard from Tom Winnifrith #77 – Three Big Treats Edition

2173 days ago

Photo Special – My Eco-Loo is ready

2194 days ago

Feeling Guilt at the Greek Hovel – Not Making the Mental Leap

2198 days ago

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

2203 days ago

Cheering up The Greek Hovel with a bit of Alice Cooper and some overt sexism

2208 days ago

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

2210 days ago

Rats, Bats & Sheep – Report 11 from the Greek Hovel

2213 days ago

Weekly Caption Contest: Overpaid, generous pension, long holidays what do we want…MORE! Edition

2215 days ago

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

2216 days ago

Picture Special – Report from the Greek Hovel Number 4

2216 days ago

Preparing for Battle with rats and snakes – Report from the Greek Hovel Number 3

2216 days ago

A glass of Chateau Brislington 2014 anyone?

2216 days ago

Would I prefer rats or snakes in my bedroom? Report from the Greek Hovel Number 1

2216 days ago

Weekly Video Postcard #70 – Off to The Greek Hovel & The Political Paedophile Cover Up Edition

2222 days ago

I have a terribly guilty confession and is Manchester packed with homosexuals?

2234 days ago

Staff Rage at 1.25 AM

2234 days ago

The RSPCA and RSPB – sick as a parrot

2236 days ago

Who to Support in the World Cup? A Hard call

2244 days ago

What is the difference between slugs and snails?

2257 days ago

The Mrs has moved me out to the garage

2257 days ago

No Labour Dirty Tricks from the Mrs – we manage to vote

2266 days ago

I’m Voting Tory on May 22nd in the Euro Elections because…

2267 days ago

The Mrs Buys a hovel in Greece and I head off to the Building Site in July

2271 days ago

What to do on May 22nd?

2271 days ago

The Bounty of Parsley & the Soup Solution

2275 days ago

The Mrs & Health fascism: why don’t you smoke your e-cigarette outside?

2279 days ago

Onto the e-cigarettes

2280 days ago

The Mrs in the Doghouse – Endeavour & Nashville

2285 days ago

Getting Organised for the trip back, but planning to be back in Greece in July on a building site

2287 days ago

Huge Cultural Insensitivity by the Mrs in Epidavros…I am going to have to report her to the Liverpool Police

2288 days ago

More Grilled Sheep Intestine Sir?

2289 days ago

The Mrs & The Countdown to releasing the cats from cat prison

2290 days ago

Goat Milking in Greece – Lesson 2 a triumph captured on video

2297 days ago

Easter Day Goat in Greece

2297 days ago

Happy Easter from Greece

2300 days ago

A Money Making Idea based on Cats & my nervous Mrs - Ltd

2300 days ago

The Great appeal of Greek pop music - not understanding a word

2307 days ago

This year’s EIS Investment is….Chateau Civrac

2311 days ago

Farewell to Bristol for a Month

2318 days ago

Endeavour is back – the highlight of the weekend beckons

2320 days ago

What to Get the Mrs for her Birthday? Any Ideas? Help!

2320 days ago

Pizza & Beer with Matt Lofgran of Nostra Terra – my thoughts

2321 days ago

Yippee – My Passport is Here: Greece beckons

2324 days ago

My trousers are falling down

2331 days ago

Why I detest St Patrick’s Day

2333 days ago

Weekly video postcard #57 – Reflections on the “Greek” Graves of my Great Uncles Edition

2341 days ago

The Mrs Catnaps my cats who are now officially Indian

2342 days ago

11,601 on Word Mole – a new Personal Best

2345 days ago

Finally My Interview at the Conservative Club is … tomorrow

2351 days ago

The final journey for Kitosh (my old cat)

2365 days ago

Filling in the Tax Returns – who is my Guardian Angel?

2379 days ago

New Nickname for my morbidly obese three legged cat Oakley

2380 days ago

Weekly video postcard #55 - the Evil of the Growth of Food banks and the poverty myth

2388 days ago

Playing Mad Lefty Bingo as the Mrs Launches her Book

2391 days ago

A Three Legged Cat with very little brain makes his bid for freedom

2392 days ago

Happy Birthday to Me – Closer to 50 than 40 as of today

2397 days ago

The Mrs & Her Book Launch – the writing is on the wall.

2402 days ago

16,089 words of Torture lie ahead thanks to Zak Mir

2405 days ago

A Bracing New Year’s Day Walk with the Mrs at Chew Lake

2408 days ago

Owen Jones in my Christmas Stocking – eeeek

2411 days ago

Friday Caption Contest on a Sunday Edition: The Conservative Club

2418 days ago

Houston. I think I have a problem – The Independent is too right wing?

2425 days ago

A Problem with the Conservative Club

2426 days ago

Cheap booze at the local Conservative Club…sign me up at once (and what my Lefty Mrs said)

2431 days ago

Stranglers, Randy Strippers, and Smutty Sluts and a new Word Mole High Score

2432 days ago

Into the new grown up house – it happened so fast

2432 days ago