I spent a few hours clearing some overgrown Fuschia bushes entangled in brambles on Friday. It was a lovely day and it wasn't long before I needed to take my jumper off. I knew this wasn't a good idea but I was sweating.
I use to own an England football team cotton drill top with long sleeves which was brilliant for gardening, protected my arms and kept me cool. I asked Mrs Northsider to take some photos of my battle scars this morning: