Former Sun Inn
in St Stephen's Lane - good to see that this fine old
building, restored by the Atfield family, is open again, as a
furniture and gift shop - a local specialist shop.
get a bad press, people complaining of their dirtiness.
But the St Matthew's St and Princes St ones seem to us well kept, even
though we prefer crossing at street level!
The bull sculpture
has sadly been removed from Civic Drive where it
looked good but was damaged by vandals. We hope it can be returned to
a safer place; it is missed.
are contributing to the local economy and still
noticeable in reasonable numbers in town despite opinions to the
contrary - the pound is worth more than the zloty!
Museums and art galleries
across the country, especially in London,
have reported better attendances because of the credit crunch - which
may be the only good that's come of it.
have taken possession of their new studios in The Mill
(Cranfield's) and are fitting it out. We wish them success as they
bring more variety of use to the Waterfront.