Monthly Archives: November 2015

Taradeau: our part in the war against terror

So the president has announced that France is at war. We thought we might tell you what the results have been at Taradeau. We will not of course breach security. So there will be no pictures of our single Police … Continue reading

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“Interesting times” in France

First of all, many thanks to the surprisingly large number of people who have contacted us in various ways to thank us for last week’s blog.  Much as we would like to talk about ecology or pretty landscapes, this is … Continue reading

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L’Horreur

We have tried in these blogs to maintain a light touch, concentrating on the picturesque and gentle and shunning deep philosophical or theological issues. The circumstances of Friday night’s appalling mass killings in Paris, presumably by Islamic extremists, requires that … Continue reading

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Family visit

When we moved to France, a number of people said, “Aren’t you going to miss your family?” This rather conveniently overlooked the fact that based in Swansea we were already a good many hours away from even the nearest of … Continue reading

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