Clearing the street space invaders

I grew up in a walkable neighbourhood - which was handy, as nobody actually had a car. This was the dark ages, of course, before olive oil was used by anyone except people like my nana, who used to clear wax out of her ears with it (I don't think Nigella's got a recipe for that).

by Tim Williams

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