All posts in Topical events

One candle tonight …

Tonight, we light the first candle on the menorah for Hanukkah. Read more…

Merry Christmas to all our friends

It’s Christmas Eve … and Father Christmas will be visiting soon. Tonight, we’ll sleep by the fireplace and bark when he comes down the chimney – so Mummy could meet him!  She told us she has yet to meet the real one.
Read more…

Wearing Pudsey ears for our Little Hoomans in need

Mummy bought us some Pudsey ears today so we can give back a little to hoomans. Read more…

“We will remember them.”

Today is Remembrance Sunday. Read more…

Has the world changed?

We think a large part of the world’s population stayed up last night glued to the TV – but not us.

Read more…

Time to wear our poppies

The Poppy Appeal has begun … Read more…

Hello Mr. Pumpkin Head!

You don’t scare me. You’re just a face some hooman carved out of a pumpkin. So I am going to give you a kiss  because I am not frightened away by your scary expression.

Read more…

Bretagne, the last of the 9/11 canine heroes

In the aftermath of 9/11, more than 100 dogs scoured the twisted pile of concrete and ash where the World Trade Center once stood.  They worked endlessly to assist the rescue teams in search of survivors at Ground Zero.

Read more…

Now can we go to sleep?

The Olympics is finally over! And we can all have quiet nights once more. Read more…

And the race is on …

We’ve been watching the Olympics every night so we know what a race entails …

We were preparing for our own Olympics “hurdles” race – just me and George. Read more…

An international gathering – in the spirit of Olympism

In the spirit of the Olympics, we had an international gathering at Kensington Gardens. Read more…

Catching up on the news

Georgie, something has happened while we were away for a few days. Read more…

Blond on blond

Can you see me?  I’m standing in one of the four Summer Houses that is an extension of the annual Serpentine Architecture Programme.  Read more…

Mynd Cymru!

I know I hail from Wales, but do you think I look good with a football?  Read more…

It’s a new dawn

“It’s a new dawn
It’s a new day
It’s a new life … Read more…

Eeny-meeny-miny-moe!

We woke up this morning with a sense of anticipation … Read more…

IN or OUT

Tomorrow we vote … Read more…

Good night, Mr. Sun

You must be tired.  It’s been a long day for you even though you were hidden behind the clouds most of today, overshadowed by the rain today, you were still up there. We know because you kept us warm. Read more…

You’re up very early, Mr. Sun!

Good morning, Mr. Sun! Long day ahead for you – 17 hours of lighting up our skies. Read more…

Who’s your Daddy?

My father is Ginger, a miniature apricot toy poodle.  I do take my colouring from him. Read more…

Should I stay or should I go?

One more week to make up our minds, but Mummy and I were wondering if the Referendum will affect our travels to Europe if the UK exits the EU. Read more…

Happy Birthday, Ma’am!

Yesterday was the day of street parties all over the UK – and we had organised our own – doggy-focused street party! Read more…

A service of Thanksgiving

I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. Psalm 121.1IMG_0687 Read more…

The real troopers at Trooping the Colours Parade!

We weren’t thinking of going to the parade, but we were up early going to the flower market. And since we were already in the area, we walked towards The Mall. As we approached Trafalgar Square, all the church bells were ringing.  Read more…

All systems go for #BARK STREET Party – 12 June

I was on hand to make sure everything is going as planned for the Bark Walk Street Party. Read more…

A doggy street party

for the Queen’s birthday!IMG_9872 Read more…

Chelsea is blooming!

This is the 11th year of “Chelsea in Bloom” –  it means that if you walk around the shops near Sloane Square, you will see a lot of amazing floral displays! Read more…

There’s a dispute going on in England

We were at The GOAT having lunch yesterday when we saw a parade of demonstrators walking past. “What are they doing, Mummy?” I asked. Read more…

At the feast of St. George

Well, would you believe that they actually had a party for George yesterday in Trafalgar Square! Read more…

“If music be the food of love, play on.”

Alas, it is the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death,

and it seemed but right for us to trot along Read more…