I’ve been meaning to put this up for a while, so here it is. Geoff is a fantastic photographer (check out his Instagram feed). He discovered the delights of LVS, in the form of coffee and pies, one mizzley Autumn day and put us in his video, with a shout out to the number ofContinue Reading LVS Gains (Minor) Youtube Fame
Mr LVS is having a faff around on his phone. ‘Look at this,’ says he, ‘Look at this! Under the Wikipedia entry for Lorton, someone has written that there’s an excellent newly re-opened shop!’ ‘Really?’ I reply. I look. Then I remember. ‘Oh yes,’ I say, ‘It was me.’ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorton,_Cumbria
Since starting the new English-ish services, I have discovered some interesting things, which I will share, because I am kind. So here’s what I have learned this week: The supporting characters in ‘Tom’s Midnight Garden’ are too two-dimensional to say anything interesting about. If you’re five, it is perfectly logical that a penguin can feelContinue Reading What I Have Learned This Week
When I was little, I’d never heard the words ‘upcycling’ or ‘recycling’, or ‘reclaiming’ or ‘previously loved’. Re-used, yes. That’s what everything was. Things that were no longer fit for purpose, or no longer fitted, or had been replaced by shiny new (new to us anyway) things from charity shops, junk shops or skips, theseContinue Reading Don’t Chuck It, Use It Again.
And here they are. Dinky trinkets, shiny baubles, and handmade chocolates. Anyone’d think Valentines’ Day might be on the way.
Congratulations! You are a finalist for a Beatrix Potter Award in the Community Business Award category. …said the email. So that was nice, and to be honest, left me a bit teary with shock. But there was no-one in the shop at the time of the fortuitous emither’s arrival. Mr LVS had taken Small LVSContinue Reading Community Business Award Finalist
“What’s on at LVS in 2017?” we hear you cry. Probably. Well, let LVS fill your pretty little heads with wonder and delight! For starting next week (yes, that’s NEXT WEEK!) we have… Knit & Natter, Craft & Chatter (thus covering all eventualities) Wednesdays 11am-1pm, £4 Bring a project or start a new one, share ideasContinue Reading Things to Do at LVS