Thought for the day: "I couldn't repair your brakes, so I made your horn louder. "
It's an interesting Saint's day today - but not one that promotes a
festival of Guinness. It's the feast of St Gertrude of Nivelles, a
seventh century Franco-Belgian abbess and patroness of travellers,
gardeners and cats, as well as protectoress against rats and mental
However - as I am on the road for the week there is a likelihood that there will be no daily blog for a few days - apologies ...