Remember when we had banks

Oh no, I have got a cheque. I’ll have to traipse down to the bank and put it into my account but there hasn’t been a branch of my bank in Morpeth for years. The nearest must be ten kilometers away. I’ll leave it until I go into town next. Even though the branch on … Continue reading Remember when we had banks

A trip to the post office

A trip to the Post Office on pension day is something to behold and probably best avoided as it is awash with pensioners withdrawing their money to keep them going for another week.  I’m not sure if there is a collective noun for pensioners but there should be.  There are some unsavoury suggestions on the … Continue reading A trip to the post office