Santa is coming to town!

Santa has been busy as we get nearer to the magic of Christmas! Here's a lovely photo of Santa with his Elves in his North Pole grotto. Santa and his helpers will be entertaining the children at the Soft Play Centre, Great Barr, Birmingham till Saturday 22nd of December.

The feast of the Immaculate Conception.

A great feast day today celebrating Our Lady, MAry, especially if you live in Lyon where residents light candles in their windows, "les illumieres de huit decembre." The story goes that according to tradition the plague was rapidly approaching Lyon so the people of the city prayed to Our Lady and the pestilence stopped and … Continue reading The feast of the Immaculate Conception.

Napoleon is back!

Bonjour mes amis, Just returned from a delightful morning at Coleshill Town Hall where I had been invited to perform "Napoleon" for the University of the Third Age. There was a large lively audience and Napoleon was warmly welcomed, there was much laughter and banter and great fun as one the U3A members played Josephine! … Continue reading Napoleon is back!