Monday 20th April – Day Twenty Eight

Good morning all, I read a BBC report yesterday, which made me feel so much better afterwards! Over the last couple of weeks, I have started to talk to myself! Some of the conversations are very boring to be honest; what shall I have for dinner, or time to make a cup of coffee! I loved the paragraph;

“….My old mum used to say that the best thing about talking to yourself was that you knew you would get a decent answer. But then she also said it was the first sign of madness….”

Are you talking to yourself? Are you arguing with yourself? Worse still are you losing the argument…lol….would love to hear your thoughts on the subject!

What can I share with you today? – FOOD / SHOPPING

From Steve: Supermarket opening hours: how coronavirus affects opening times for Tesco, Aldi, Asda, Morrisons and Sainsbury’s. Many 24-hour supermarkets have now restricted and adapted their opening times to allow workers to stock shelves

From Sheila: Dry-Rubbed Chicken Wings With Barbecue Sauce

ART & CULTURE – From Jane M: Hundreds Of Museums Around The World Are Sending Each Other Bouquets Of Art Historical Flowers To Spread Love In A Dark Time.

From Theresa: Where does inspiration come from? In 1932 Pablo Picasso experienced a burst of creativity. But where does such inspiration come from? Artists, musicians and writers unravel some of the myths around creativity. Hear how we can unlock our powers of invention and overcome a creative drought.

From Conway Hall: Ethical Matters: Split – Class Divides Uncovered. Tonight @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm. How can we make sense of a world where we have both too many billionaires and too many food banks? We’re supposed to go to university, forge a career, get wealthier, buy a house – but why is that so hard for most of us to achieve? Split makes sense of our world by looking at class society – delving into the deep-rooted economic inequalities that shape our lives. From the gig economy, rising debt and the housing crisis that affects the majority of peo-ple, to the world of tax havens and unfair inheritance that affect the few…

This event will now be held ONLINE. Please register for a ticket using the “Book Now” link. Conway Hall is a charity and we politely ask you to add a donation of at least £3 when registering for a ticket

From Gina: Mail Rail from Home. Whilst the museum is closed, for a limited time the Postal Museum is opening Mail Rail for everyone to experience from home. Their virtual tour captures the sights and sounds of Mail Rail, for a unique experience deep beneath the streets of London.

From Dominic: Healthwatch Central West London, Healthwatch Central West London wants to hear from you – a very simple and short questionnaire – They want to hear how Covid-19 is affecting the health and wellbeing of our neighbours in Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster, and Hammersmith & Fulham. They also want to know what information you need from us.

HEALTH – Just a reminder: All are welcome!

Marcos Viliotti is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Marcos’ Meditation on Tuesdays and Chair Yoga on Thursdays

Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30

Join Zoom Meeting

From Enrica: Half a sixpence:

From Theresa: How Do You Solve A Problem Like Corona? A Sound of Music parody about the Covid-19 virus.

Today Amber is on duty – her number is 075 1360 5766, and you can contact me ANY TIME on 07759 646507 in case of an emergency

Be safe


Shared by Jerry – today’s wisdom and humour: That moment when you’re worried about the elderly and realize that you are the elderly…