Restaurant Review: Villagio, Chatham

    (Please note:  This is NOT a paid review, just thought readers might find our experience helpful when deciding what restaurant to visit in Dockside, Chatham. I’ve also written about Zippers before.)   For those of you who live in Medway, you’ll know that Dockside Chatham is a game of 2 halves.  On the […]

Review: Eight Restaurant, Rainham, Kent

    I’m not one to complain … honestly I’m not.  I hate doing it, it makes me feel really uncomfortable.  However, there are occasions where I feel it is totally the right thing to do.  This is one of those such occasions.   This post, therefore, is a complaint about a restaurant, but also […]

Things I Hate About the Beach

    I’m back! Did you miss me? OK, fair point – a week in Whistable hardly constitutes a fanfare return … but just for once, it’d be nice y’know? Just FYI.   Anyway, we had a lovely time away – staying at a friend’s gorgeous house right by the harbour. We were lucky with […]

Panto Review: Dick Whittington, Dockside, Chatham

  I love the panto … (oh no you don’t etc.)   Sorry, that’ll be my only panto related pun.   I reviewed Peter Pan that appeared at Dockside, Chatham a couple of years ago and the producer very kindly personally invited Dexter and I along to this year’s performance of Dick Whittington.   I […]

Kent Online: World Record – Last Mention!

I promise this is (probably) the last time I talk about the whole ‘world record breaking’ thing.  Probably. A local news reporter interviewed me at home for my local newspaper/radio/online earlier this week … and here’s the online report – just click HERE. I completely missed the interview that was played during the news on […]

Restaurant Review: Zippers, Dockside Chatham

  If you’re anything like me, especially in the winter, going on Date Night with your Other Half is, quite frankly, a bit of an effort. It’s cold and dark and come Saturday night, I’ve already had a bath by 6pm in preparation for an evening of Strictly and Merlin. Rock and Roll baby! This […]