From the Workshop

Fawlty Hours


  1. Clock of the Week
    10 Feb, 2018
    Clock of the Week
    Junghans Meister mantle clock - around 1960? I noticed this clock in a local charity shop - wouldn't respond to shaking, but looked well made and a Junghans and my period (sixties ... I think?) So brought it home, unscrewed winders and took 4 dinky little screws out to reveal ...... oh Joy. Yes - a very nicely designed and made movement. Floating balance and very tidy. Mainly in need of a clean and oil, but when I wound the chime, aha ... broken spring. Now, I didn't like the look of splitting
  2. 15 Dec, 2017
    Net Neutrality - Doncha just HATE it!
    So, I'm out for a spin in the Lambo,  when out in front of me pops this Micra doing 30. Well can't a man burn an innocent bit of rubber in peace - what kind of world is this? Cyclists - don't get me started. Netflix - Pah. Move over loser. Let's see what this clikaclok baby can clock. Geddit!
  3. To Blog or Not to Blog? Blog. Of Course We’d Say That - Antisocial media
    22 Jul, 2015
    To Blog or Not to Blog? Blog. Of Course We’d Say That - Antisocial media
    Sure, blogs need a fair amount of work, but they boost Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and pay dividends in the long run. And if you’re not sure what to write, check out Elance or for affordable alternatives. A well maintained blog is a very useful tool How can a blog help your website become more visible? Why? The short answer: blogs strengthen your website’s visibility. Blogs are business opportunities that help you: Command attention from your customers. Use Hootsuite or