There is no secret about my passion for independent businesses. Even if “local” means to be miles away from Birmingham, where I live.
During my last trip to… 1,056 more words
The new factory manager wasn’t from the area, nor was he from the China Clay industry.
But the family had had a windfall, selling off one of their old quarries for what was to become the Eden Project, those two giant Buckminster Fuller geodesic domes, filled with plants from all around the world. 77 more words