All posts by Ross

  • Grit and bear it

    Maybe the weather forecasters aren’t over-reacting – I’ve just seen a gritter complete with snow plough go past The Lichfield Blog Towers. And the plough...

  • Back on the bins

    Good news, Lichfield’s binmen are back on their rounds after two days off. Does beg the question of what the difference between today and yesterday...

  • Where did that come from?

    Awoke this morning expecting another journey through the sludge, only to be greeted by more than a dusting of snow. Maybe I missed that one...

  • What is the future of Woolworths site?

    Over on my Twitter page, I asked what the future of Lichfield’s Woolworths site might be.   I didn’t have to wait long for Lichfield...

  • We’ve bin had!

    Day two of the snow ‘chaos’ and Lichfield’s binmen are enjoying a cup of Horlicks once more. The council have decided that it’s too unsafe...

  • Petrol pains

    Despite the fact Lichfield’s roads seem to be back to normal this morning, anyone looking to fill up for a potentially long commute was in...

  • D.I.Why?

    It’s Saturday afternoon and the light in your living room has just stopped working. The bulb is changed, the fuse is checked and still nothing....

  • Snow cancels bin collections

    Some rubbish news that’s quite useful for all you snow fans out there. Lichfield District Council’s Twitter feed has just confirmed collections won’t take place...

  • Driving me mad

    Ordinarily, drivers doing 5mph when a light dusting of snow falls would drive me mad. But when you get snow fall like we did last...

  • Cleaning up the streets

    Good old Lichfield District Council have prosecuted a woman for dropping litter. One of my pet hates so I’m more than pleased to see them...