Photo article from the Welsh Hovel - making pear juice with my new toy ( the fruit press)

20 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Now less than 2 hours to make it across the border

21 days ago

As Donald Trump catches Covid I put up a new bumper sticker to trigger the Mrs & Olaf

21 days ago

Photo article from the Welsh Hovel - 85 days to Christmas

22 days ago

Photo Article: All it needs for evil to triumph is for good men to say nothing - Covid lockdown

24 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel: Making Pear Jam Part 1

25 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Is Matt Earl wrong on Boohoo? I fear that he may be

27 days ago

Photo Article - why won't the Mrs let me fly my new flag?

33 days ago

The Greek Hovel August 2020 – Day 11 farewell to Johnny and the Nicho the communist mystery solved

37 days ago

Tom Winnifrith podcast: Rule Britannia, lies, the BBC and what it all really means in a historic context

58 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel Making Damson Jam with Joshua Part 3

60 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel August 2020 - Day 9, completing a circle as Uncle Johnny, Joshua and I head to Mistras

60 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel: Making Damson jam with Joshua Part 1

61 days ago

Photo article: Hairy, Black, Welsh pussy

63 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel August 2020- Day 8, an afternoon in Kardamili

64 days ago

The Greek Hovel August 2020: Day 7 sees a shock at Kitries & the wildlife diversity report

65 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: the Mrs tries to drag me to the worst corner of my hell on Christmas Eve

67 days ago

The Greek Hovel August 2020: Day 4 the Arrival of Uncle Johnny

72 days ago

The Greek Hovel August 2020: Day 3: I am invited to a meeting by Nicho the Communist & an enormous present for Joshua

78 days ago

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

80 days ago

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

81 days ago

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

93 days ago

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

114 days ago

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

118 days ago

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

130 days ago

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

132 days ago

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

133 days ago

Photo article from the Welsh Hovel - the Elderflower Production line

134 days ago

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

137 days ago

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

142 days ago

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

157 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: taking incoming from all quarters today

163 days ago

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

163 days ago

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

184 days ago

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

202 days ago

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

219 days ago

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

232 days ago

Photo article: it is father & son haircut day

262 days ago

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

263 days ago

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

265 days ago

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

285 days ago

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

290 days ago

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

298 days ago

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

313 days ago

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

316 days ago

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

323 days ago

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

336 days ago

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

340 days ago

Photo Article from the Welsh Hovel - Christmas Puddings made

340 days ago

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

354 days ago

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

437 days ago

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

441 days ago

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

444 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - ouzo time thanks to St James House

446 days ago

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

459 days ago

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

466 days ago

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

472 days ago

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

479 days ago

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

490 days ago

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

496 days ago

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

503 days ago

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

508 days ago

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

523 days ago

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

529 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: Malcolm you misunderstand IQE

529 days ago

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

545 days ago

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

570 days ago

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

571 days ago

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

572 days ago

Photo article: pancake day comes two days early

599 days ago

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

599 days ago

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

607 days ago

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

608 days ago

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

615 days ago

Photo article two - snowballs and cat in the snow

630 days ago

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

630 days ago

Photo Article: climbing Glastonbury Tor with the Mrs and Joshua

634 days ago

Photo article: catnapping the Chav family cat going well

638 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua's Goat

642 days ago

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

652 days ago

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

669 days ago

The Carol service at a packed St Cuthbert’s

676 days ago

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

678 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

679 days ago

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

683 days ago

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

685 days ago

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

685 days ago

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

713 days ago

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

713 days ago

Photo Article: Joshua is no mug

718 days ago

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

724 days ago

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

724 days ago

A full length video of the Greek Hovel inside and out

726 days ago

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

727 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel… dead cat not bouncing

728 days ago

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

730 days ago

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

735 days ago

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

736 days ago

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

739 days ago

The BBC hit job on Justice Kavanaugh continued all day

747 days ago

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

752 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

757 days ago

Photo Article: Birthday for Joshua turning two

764 days ago

Photo article - the burial of Oakley

765 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - stairs and ceiling arrive

767 days ago

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

772 days ago

Arguing about money with lovely Eleni and her husband Nicho

774 days ago

Photo Article: Walking with Joshua in Greece this summer

776 days ago

Photo article - more classic Oakley

776 days ago

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

778 days ago

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

778 days ago

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

779 days ago

RIP Oakley 2001 to 2018

780 days ago

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

785 days ago

Encircled by sheep at the Greek Hovel

789 days ago

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

789 days ago

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

792 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel – disaster averted

793 days ago

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

797 days ago

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

797 days ago

Photo article - so close to completion of the Greek Hovel

800 days ago

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

800 days ago

Photo article from the Greek Hovel: Doors and windows

801 days ago

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

801 days ago

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

807 days ago

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

807 days ago

Poor Oakley, once morbidly obese now just skin and bones

814 days ago

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

827 days ago

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

829 days ago

Walking through the burning Greek Sun - not plain sailing

832 days ago

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

839 days ago

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

849 days ago

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

850 days ago

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

854 days ago

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

858 days ago

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

860 days ago

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

864 days ago

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

873 days ago

Yet again ashamed of my old University Oxford

874 days ago

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

874 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)

879 days ago

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

881 days ago

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

904 days ago

Photo article: a week in Sweden by a lake

904 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

921 days ago

Photo Article: paying Homage to Donald Trump in New York

930 days ago

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

933 days ago

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

934 days ago

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

935 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

942 days ago

Photo Article - Joshua's first haircut

969 days ago

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

973 days ago

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

976 days ago

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

1014 days ago

Joshua's apparent hatred of Santa Claus

1045 days ago

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

1049 days ago

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

1053 days ago

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

1053 days ago

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

1054 days ago

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

1054 days ago

Photo article: Joshua reads like an Australian

1063 days ago

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

1073 days ago

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

1081 days ago

Joshua Christening Photos

1087 days ago

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

1093 days ago

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

1102 days ago

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

1111 days ago

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

1123 days ago

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

1132 days ago

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

1135 days ago

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

1143 days ago

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

1144 days ago

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

1148 days ago

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

1149 days ago

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

1152 days ago

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

1155 days ago

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

1161 days ago

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

1168 days ago

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

1175 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

1175 days ago

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

1178 days ago

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

1180 days ago

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

1196 days ago

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

1197 days ago

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

1201 days ago

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

1204 days ago

Alive but not kicking

1208 days ago

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

1211 days ago

Photo Article - Joshua's Christening was today

1214 days ago

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

1219 days ago

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

1223 days ago

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

1238 days ago

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

1243 days ago

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

1247 days ago

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

1250 days ago

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

1252 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day whatever + 1: still seething

1256 days ago

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

1258 days ago

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

1263 days ago

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

1264 days ago

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

1266 days ago

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

1267 days ago

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

1268 days ago

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

1273 days ago

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

1277 days ago

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

1278 days ago

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

1278 days ago

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

1279 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day 8 - unexpected virtue

1291 days ago

Floreat, floreat schola Warwicensis at Twickenham today

1304 days ago

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

1310 days ago

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

1328 days ago

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

1331 days ago

Photo Article: Pancake day in Bristol

1332 days ago

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

1338 days ago

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

1341 days ago

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

1347 days ago

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

1349 days ago

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

1350 days ago

The Drunken Sailor thrown overboard by political correctness in the Nursery

1374 days ago

Joshua Photo article - Reporting the Mrs to Social Services

1377 days ago

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

1381 days ago

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

1383 days ago

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

1388 days ago

New Year Resolutions 2017

1391 days ago

Avoiding two hours of George Michael - there is a God

1396 days ago

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

1396 days ago

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

1402 days ago

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

1405 days ago

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

1406 days ago

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

1413 days ago

Sleep glorious sleep

1413 days ago

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

1414 days ago

Photo Article: Oakley, Joshua and the silly hat

1422 days ago

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

1430 days ago

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

1431 days ago

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

1437 days ago

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

1439 days ago

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

1452 days ago

Me of Little faith - Happy Hammers with my daughter

1457 days ago

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

1468 days ago

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

1476 days ago

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

1476 days ago

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

1486 days ago

Photo article: Racist Bear joins the household

1489 days ago

Pizza Hardman: how about naming your son Thatcher Winnifrith?

1497 days ago

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

1500 days ago

A moment of true cot humiliation

1501 days ago

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

1506 days ago

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

1507 days ago

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

1511 days ago

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

1513 days ago

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

1532 days ago

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

1541 days ago

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

1558 days ago

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

1563 days ago

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

1566 days ago

Is the Mrs reading Grazia Magazine grounds for divorce?

1572 days ago

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

1576 days ago

Photo Article: the road to Mistras

1577 days ago

Photo article: Oakley's Greek cousin in action

1577 days ago

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

1584 days ago

Photo: The Mrs at Mistras - a stunning view

1587 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - one week to Brexit?

1587 days ago

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

1588 days ago

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

1589 days ago

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

1593 days ago

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

1594 days ago

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

1598 days ago

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

1599 days ago

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

1599 days ago

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

1599 days ago

Charon visits the Greek Hovel - gosh this is awkward

1613 days ago

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

1624 days ago

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

1628 days ago

Can I divorce the Mrs for reading Marie Claire?

1634 days ago

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

1639 days ago

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

1647 days ago

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

1648 days ago

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

1662 days ago

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

1664 days ago

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

1670 days ago

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

1678 days ago

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

1689 days ago

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

1695 days ago

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

1695 days ago

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

1729 days ago

Midsomer Murders New Series - Political Correctness gone mad?

1742 days ago

Belated happy birthday to my morbidly obese 3 legged cat Oakley

1749 days ago

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

1768 days ago

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

1769 days ago

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

1770 days ago

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

1770 days ago

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

1772 days ago

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

1773 days ago

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

1778 days ago

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

1779 days ago

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

1784 days ago

Send a lefty sociology lecturer to Greece to help the migrants

1800 days ago

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

1820 days ago

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

1824 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 20 October - Fireworks at Globo Ahoy!

1829 days ago

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

1835 days ago

I am becoming a sociology lecturer – its official

1843 days ago

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

1858 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

1866 days ago

Photo article - Tara the cat in Hospital last night

1898 days ago

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

1898 days ago

Tara the cat: photo & medical update

1900 days ago

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

1908 days ago

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

1909 days ago

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

1915 days ago

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

1917 days ago

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

1926 days ago

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

1931 days ago

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

1934 days ago

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

1938 days ago

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

1941 days ago

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

1944 days ago

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

1957 days ago

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

1957 days ago

Sunday Treats from the Mrs

1958 days ago

The cat chorus as Tara prepares to visit the vet

1959 days ago

My father and I struggle to switch on the TV

1965 days ago

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

1967 days ago

Happier Times at the Kardamili Police Station

1972 days ago

Karadimili Conversations - Tuscany in Greece

1974 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast 26 May - a short edition

1975 days ago

Snake killer foiled - but I did it the Greek way

1978 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast - 20th May

1982 days ago

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

1983 days ago

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

1985 days ago

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

1990 days ago

Rejoice, Rejoice – The Tories Win

1994 days ago

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

1998 days ago

Oakley Health Scare – A costly Silver Lining for me

2001 days ago

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast - 30 April

2002 days ago

Oakley & Tara reckon I have breached their human rights

2003 days ago

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

2006 days ago

The Cleaning Lady has arrived …thank God

2009 days ago

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

2009 days ago

Weekly Postcard #108 - All those links to India edition

2020 days ago

Postal matters

2021 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast 7 April

2024 days ago

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

2027 days ago

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

2035 days ago

Tom Winnifrith BearCast 25 March - a busy day

2039 days ago

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

2041 days ago

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

2043 days ago

Oakley makes a Political Statement about Nigel Farage & UKIP

2045 days ago

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

2061 days ago

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

2078 days ago

New Pussy Video - two in a bed inaction

2079 days ago

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

2083 days ago

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

2084 days ago

New Oakley Video: cat inaction in bed with the Mrs

2085 days ago

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

2088 days ago

New Oakley Video - Exercise and Negotiating cat flap

2091 days ago

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

2092 days ago

How will I fund this weekend: £62.57 recovered!

2092 days ago

My Third Oxford Interview…I wake from a nightmare

2092 days ago

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

2093 days ago

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

2094 days ago

Why does the West Wing inspire me?

2096 days ago

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

2097 days ago

Am I hexing West Ham? Bristol City on Sunday

2099 days ago

Je Suis Page 3

2103 days ago

It is all Greek to me -Lesson one tomorrow

2105 days ago

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

2106 days ago

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

2112 days ago

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

2120 days ago

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

2122 days ago

Christmas day Reflections 2014

2122 days ago

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

2129 days ago

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

2138 days ago

My Christmas Tree Prize Competition

2140 days ago

Tom Winnifrith's BearCast - 8 December

2145 days ago

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

2145 days ago

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

2149 days ago

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

2153 days ago

Picture article: Winter shower arrangements at the Greek Hovel

2153 days ago

The First Olive Oil from Kambos - c/o Nikko

2158 days ago

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

2169 days ago

Picture Article: And so here is the fig chutney 2014

2177 days ago

Chateau Brislington 2014 takes shape

2177 days ago

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

2196 days ago

The Mrs got carded and is feeling very smug indeed.

2206 days ago

That unusual chicken recipe revealed…

2211 days ago

Thinking about grapes in Bristol and at the Greek Hovel

2211 days ago

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

2213 days ago

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

2217 days ago

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

2217 days ago

Picture article: The Cultural quarter of Kambos – Part 1

2218 days ago

A surprise for the Mrs…from the Greek Hovel

2219 days ago

Paddy Leigh Fermor, The Mani and Kambos

2220 days ago

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

2238 days ago

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

2239 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

2240 days ago

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

2240 days ago

It’s My Wedding Anniversary so an almost day off

2244 days ago

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

2245 days ago

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

2251 days ago

Photo Special – My Eco-Loo is ready

2273 days ago

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

2276 days ago

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

2281 days ago

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

2286 days ago

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

2288 days ago

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

2291 days ago

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

2294 days ago

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

2295 days ago

Picture Special – Report from the Greek Hovel Number 4

2295 days ago

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

2295 days ago

A glass of Chateau Brislington 2014 anyone?

2295 days ago

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

2295 days ago

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

2300 days ago

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

2313 days ago

Staff Rage at 1.25 AM

2313 days ago

The RSPCA and RSPB – sick as a parrot

2314 days ago

Who to Support in the World Cup? A Hard call

2322 days ago

What is the difference between slugs and snails?

2335 days ago

The Mrs has moved me out to the garage

2336 days ago

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

2345 days ago

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

2345 days ago

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

2349 days ago

What to do on May 22nd?

2350 days ago

The Bounty of Parsley & the Soup Solution

2353 days ago

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

2358 days ago

Onto the e-cigarettes

2358 days ago

The Mrs in the Doghouse – Endeavour & Nashville

2363 days ago

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

2366 days ago

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

2367 days ago

More Grilled Sheep Intestine Sir?

2367 days ago

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

2369 days ago

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

2376 days ago

Easter Day Goat in Greece

2376 days ago

Happy Easter from Greece

2378 days ago

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

2378 days ago

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

2385 days ago

This year’s EIS Investment is….Chateau Civrac

2390 days ago

Farewell to Bristol for a Month

2396 days ago

Endeavour is back – the highlight of the weekend beckons

2399 days ago

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

2399 days ago

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

2399 days ago

Yippee – My Passport is Here: Greece beckons

2402 days ago

My trousers are falling down

2410 days ago

Why I detest St Patrick’s Day

2412 days ago

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

2420 days ago

The Mrs Catnaps my cats who are now officially Indian

2421 days ago

11,601 on Word Mole – a new Personal Best

2424 days ago

Finally My Interview at the Conservative Club is … tomorrow

2429 days ago

The final journey for Kitosh (my old cat)

2444 days ago

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

2458 days ago

New Nickname for my morbidly obese three legged cat Oakley

2458 days ago

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

2467 days ago

Playing Mad Lefty Bingo as the Mrs Launches her Book

2470 days ago

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

2471 days ago

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

2476 days ago

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

2480 days ago

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

2483 days ago

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

2486 days ago

Owen Jones in my Christmas Stocking – eeeek

2489 days ago

Friday Caption Contest on a Sunday Edition: The Conservative Club

2497 days ago

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

2503 days ago

A Problem with the Conservative Club

2504 days ago

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

2510 days ago

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

2511 days ago

Into the new grown up house – it happened so fast

2511 days ago