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It Can’t Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis

A vain, outlandish, anti- immigrant, fear-mongering demagogue runs for president of the United States and wins, Sinclair Lewis’s chilling 1935 bestseller is the story of Buzz Windrip, who promises poor, angry voters that he will make America proud and prosperous once more, but takes the country down a far darker path. As the new regime slides ...Full Article

Why Puerto will no longer tolerate “clutter” on the streets

From unauthorised tables and chairs, to hoardings and billboards, it’s a big “no” from the council. I am going over old ground today, which in itself ...Full Article

The penguin Lessons by Tom Mitchell

A true story On holiday, in Uruguay, Tom Mitchell rescues a penguin from an oil slick, only to find that the bird then refuses to leave ...Full Article

Belgravia by Julian Fellowes

The new novel by the creator of Downton Abbey. It is the evening of 15 June 1815, and the Duchess of Richmond has thrown a magnificent ...Full Article

DVD Apple Tree Yard DS378

Emily Watson stars as Doctor Yvonne Carmichael, a smart, successful woman with a conventional and contended life, married to husband Gary, mother to two grown up ...Full Article

Night School by Lee Child

It’s just a voice plucked from the air: ‘The American wants a hundred million dollars.’ For what ? Who from ? It’s 1996, and the Soviets ...Full Article

Victoria by Daisy Goodwin

In June 1837, the eighteen-year-old Victoria wakes up to find that she is Queen of the most powerful nation in the world. But will she be ...Full Article

Cartes postales from Greece by Victoria Hislop

Week after week, the postcards arrive, addressed to a name Ellie does not know, with no return address, each signed with an initial A. With their ...Full Article

DVD Bridget Jones’s baby DVD DL205A

Oscar winners’ Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth are joined by Patrick Dempsey for the much-anticipated next chapter of the worlds favo-urite singleton. In an unlikely twist, ...Full Article

Garachico: The principal port in the Island of Tenerife

‘The Principal Port in the Island of Tenerife’ – it’s hard to believe that that was once Garachico, and yet it was true for about 200 ...Full Article
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