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Shibboleth

Culture and society in contemporary Britain has changed hugely in the past fifty years. Almost everything has changed and this may soon include the English countryside where an increasing amount of urban development is planned to cater for rising immigrant populations. 588 more words

England

Weymouth Harbour

On he way back from West bay we stopped off in Weymouth. It has been many years since we were here and things haven’t changed – even the beer in The Ship (white building opposite).

Travel

First ever self defense programme for people with Dwarfism launched

A good friend of mine and occasional contributor to Hynd’s Blog, Eugene Grant, has launched the first ever self-defence programme for people with dwarfism. This is… 628 more words

Social Comment

Beach Works

After last the storms of last winter there has been a lot of work constructing new groynes on the beach and building up the shingle beach.

Photography

Ebowling for dividends and growth

I take a weekly investing e-letter authored by Jason Kelly, a Coloradoan* who lives in Japan. Jason is an interesting guy, a rare combination: an experienced financial advisor with a fine track record and a degree in English. 617 more words

Social Comment

Monolithic

People are being manipulated by the media and those who control society.

There is a common purpose at work and it is Marxist.

The irony is that those who set the agenda are wealthy beyond measure. 63 more words

Photographs

Mindfulness: The 'Eat, Pray, Love' of Retirement

There’s something about not working that has finally got me excited. It’s not that I’ve taken up pottery, found the garden or gone all Mary Berry in the kitchen. 879 more words

Humour