A quiet life #1: blogging from a smaller world

Many of us are now living a rather odd life in the shadow of pandemic (now there's a sentence I was never expecting to write). Here in the UK we're now in a kind of partial lockdown, with schools, pubs, restaurants, museums etc all closed indefinitely, I'm working entirely from home and we're limiting how … Continue reading A quiet life #1: blogging from a smaller world

The ‘Purton Hulks’: a ship graveyard on the Severn Estuary, Gloucestershire

It's been quite a while since I last posted anything here, not for lack of stories or things to say, but rather one of the mental space to do so. In fact, I'm writing a lot at the moment, finishing up a big project at work – a Viking-Age hoard of coins and silver objects … Continue reading The ‘Purton Hulks’: a ship graveyard on the Severn Estuary, Gloucestershire