Keep Calm and Party On

Keep Calm & Party On Launch: Saturday, 05 September 2009 at 19:00 Meet ~ Chat ~ Drinkies ~ Dance Keep Calm & Party On is what you have always been looking for!....Keep Calm & Party On is South London's friendliest club-bar night with DJ's spinning some drastic-plastic. Artisan & Vine is a swish bar 5 mins from Clapham Junction where on the first Saturday of every month you can meet up with your friends, chat…

A New Gift: Venereal Disease

OK, I know the Keep Calm and Carry On poster is a hit, but really, WHY would you want to wear this on your t-shirts! I'm giving a conference paper on health propaganda next week, most likely Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases, but VD was also another area that I researched (not personally, I hasten to add), and this is what came up when I searched for "Venereal Disease": http://www.zazzle.co.uk/venereal+disease+gifts?pg=4

Keep Calm and Carry On Apron

So, for a week in the Loire Valley, I cooked for 83 people on 4 gas burners (2 of which were rather temperamental), including a vegetarian option! Despite Marvin's apron of Master Chef (:-)) I was Chief Cook on this trip - responsible for ensuring that the meal was ready roughly on time, enough to go round, and didn't make anyone sick! Lots of responsibility, eh? So, before I went, having left my trusty Stork…

Outbreak 1939, Imperial War Museum, London

20 August 2009 to 6 August 2010. Free admission. "At 11.15am on 3 September 1939, the British public heard Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain announce that Britain and France were at war with Germany. Seventy years after the announcement that signified the start of the Second World War and changed the lives of millions, this special exhibition explores how being a nation at war shaped the lives of ordinary men and women as well as those who…
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