These make a delicious alternative to traditional pancakes for Shrove Tuesday. They’re great topped with poached or scrambled eggs, and also make a tasty alternative served with soup instead of bread. Spice up your pancakes by adding half a teaspoon of turmeric and one teaspoon of curry powder to the mixture.
When I was a small boy my father got his first car. I used to sit beside him in the front. He would let me move the gear levers, and I thought: “This is great! Wouldn’t it be wonderful to sit behind the wheel… but I’ll never do it.”
I have a large guide dog called Mac, who is 41 kilograms, and I’m six feet three inches tall. When I travel by train, I need the seat next to me to be free for Mac to sit comfortably in safety and not be in the aisle of the train.
I recently visited a new gallery at the British Museum, featuring The Rothschild Collection of Renaissance Artefacts and Art Objects. However, my heart sank when I got there and realised the gallery was dark with glass cases that were lit up.