About Alison

Alison Harmer is an award-winning copywriter and editor on a mission to eradicate errant apostrophes and unnecessary capitals and hyphens. She's highly flexible, easy to work with and always deliver on time.

Bounder! I say…bang on!

Graham McCann has written a corker of a biography on Terry-Thomas.
By |February 4th, 2010|Biography, Film, Graham McCann, Terry-Thomas, Writing|6 Comments

Gym January snowdown

You’re supposed to start a new year as you mean to go on. But if, like me, the snow put the brakes on your get-fit resolution, getting back in your stride is a real chore.

Gymmer-jammers at Curves of Wokingham were groaning their way around the circuit with me this morning.

“I was coming four times a […]

By |January 28th, 2010|Fitness, Health, Wokingham|Comments Off on Gym January snowdown

Home working: can you hack it?

The economy is creaking slowly upwards but it is not out of the woods yet. And that means more people joining the flexible working revolution – even if it’s involuntarily.

Taking redundancy and becoming self-employed will be tempting and the idea of working from home possibly even more so.

I did it seven years ago and I […]

By |January 27th, 2010|Flexible working|3 Comments

Floods of protest

Residents in Wokingham echo King Canute as they try to hold back a tide of development on a floodplain.
By |January 26th, 2010|Flooding, Wokingham|3 Comments