Diddly Squat: The No 1 Sunday Times Bestseller

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Diddly Squat: The No 1 Sunday Times Bestseller

Diddly Squat: The No 1 Sunday Times Bestseller

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For everyone who knows Jeremy Clarkson, you know that some of the jokes made might not be appreciated by everyone, so this book definitely won’t be to everyone’s tastes. Clarkson raises a number of issues with farming in the UK that the general public wouldn’t know about, which seem to be quite a bit different to in Australia as the government seems to have more control over what is grown. It’s an incredibly short read, made shorter by the blank pages and drawing dotted between every chapter - chapters which themselves last only 6 pages on average. From picturesque views to bustling hedgerows and natural springs, it seems like the perfect place for someone to oversee farming while gallivanting around the world in cars. I mostly read this because after working at DEFRA the world of farming suddenly becomes a lot more interesting so I was intrigued to get Clarkson's take on it.

Clarkson began his career as a journalist, writing for several newspapers and magazines, including The Rotherham Advertiser and the BBC's Top Gear magazine. It’s easy to read, because it is meant for newspaper readers to have something interesting and entertaining to accompany their coffee and bagel (or Sunday Lunch). But if the council planning department and the local red trouser brigade seem determined to frustrate his schemes at every turn, at least he’s got Lisa, Kaleb, Cheerful Charlie and Gerald, his dry-stone-walling Head of Security to see him through. With Jeremy's signature humour and larger-than-life personality shining through every page, the Diddly Squat Book is a rollercoaster of hilarity, taking you on a whirlwind journey filled with outrageous stories, mishaps, and unexpected triumphs. Wszystko to przez pryzmat człowieka, który usiłuje zgodnie z prawem i humanitarnie produkować żywność.It is not included in promotions available to our main range products, as stated in our terms of service. As the hilarious story unfolds, Jeremy encounters suffocating red tape, biblical weather, local objections, a global pandemic, and his own astonishing lack of knowledge about farming. But he also shines a light on the red tape surrounding the UK farmer and how that affects what he can/can’t do as well as the effects on the environment and the local community.

I enjoyed comparing what I know of Aussie farming with Clarkson’s experience in the UK (I still can’t get over that each field has a name). For more details, please consult the latest information provided by Royal Mail's International Incident Bulletin. You'll find yourself rooting for Jeremy, laughing alongside him, and marvelling at his unwavering determination to succeed against all odds.

He has become a cultural icon, synonymous with fast cars, witty one-liners, and a distinctive irreverence. Although I didn’t have much choice: I was desperate to read on about Clarkson’s Farm and the series has yet to be released at the time. Delve into the uproarious and entertaining world of Jeremy Clarkson's farming journey with The Jeremy Clarkson Diddly Squat Book. Packed with stunning photography that captures the breathtaking beauty of the English countryside, the Diddly Squat Book immerses you in the captivating landscapes that serve as the backdrop to Jeremy's farming adventures.

The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. At Books2Door, we believe that reading is a fundamental skill that every child should have to help improve their vocabulary, grammar, and critical thinking skills. Poruszane wątki bardzo moje, jestem zawsze przeciekawa co dzieje się na tej farmie, zostawia mi tez wiele przemyśleń moralnych, oraz takich na temat funkcjonowania biurokracji etc. Because while he's mastered the art of moaning about nearly everything, some of the other attributes required of a successful farmer prove more of a challenge. But if the council planning department and the local red trouser brigade seem determined to frustrate his schemes at every turn, at least he's got Lisa, Kaleb, Cheerful Charlie and Gerald, his dry-stone-walling Head of Security to see him through.From the eccentric locals who lend a helping hand to the experts who try to rein in his audacious plans, each person adds their own unique flavour to this extraordinary tale. I do feel sorry for Jeremy,I didn’t realise how hard the government and local councils make it for farmers. Unfortunately for Jeremy, that year was 2020 so things were made even more difficult with COVID-19 and lockdowns.

Fortunately, there's help at hand from a large and (mostly) willing team, including girlfriend Lisa, Kaleb the Tractor Driver, Cheerful Charlie, Ellen the Shepherd and Gerald, his Head of Security and Dry Stone Waller. An idyllic spot offering picturesque views across the Cotswolds, bustling hedgerows and natural springs, it's the perfect plot of land for someone to delegate the actual, you know, farming to someone else while he galivants around the world in cars.Or that it would have been easier to get planning permission to build a nuclear power station than to turn an old barn into a farm restaurant? bowiem rzucać frazesy o neutralności węglowej czy krzyczeć w obronie wszelkiego życia z perspektywy mównicy, gdzieś w klimatyzowanej auli konferencyjnej. To ten rodzaj człowieka, co to został dziennikarzem, ale ma w sobie potencjał na chamskiego stand-upera, który kpi z każdego, nawet siebie.

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