BBC Central Square and Old Temperancetown | John Wake


BBC Central Square. Temperancetown. The origins of the street names? The origins of Gough Street and Eisteddfod Street? In the 1850s the Borough council erected a large shed/building where the BBC now stands. Once the Eisteddfod was over, the world travelling temperance lecturer John Gough visited and spoke there to large crowds. Simultaneously General Havelock […]

Monday Tip #48 Do it Wrong


If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of 10 years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people. Confucius We all strive to do things right, at least generally, but how would you do the thing you want to do if you deliberately did everything […]