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Gazette column: We, the community, deserve a better bus service

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about bus services and how, with the axing of the number 21 service in Dursley by Stagecoach, it’s time this privatisation domination changed, because we, the community – the electorate – deserve so much better. 37 more words


Main Street isn't always a main street...

As I suggested in my last post, Oswego’s downtown business district is located on Main Street, a pretty American sort of thing for a town. But there are a surprising number of towns, large and small, where the main business district is not located on Main Street—supposing they have a Main Street at all. 983 more words

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The School Run

Here is an interesting piece depicting Tom Brown’s Schooldays,  a classic book written by Thomas Hughes.  You may have read the book or seen the film…. 45 more words


Stagecoach 2015 lineup! So exciting!

This April we know where we’ll be … STAGECOACH!

Scroll down to see the entire line up. :-) Who are you most excited to see? Tell us in the comments below! 97 more words


White Denim - A Night in Dreams

Super bluesy band almost sounds like a softer Sludge metal band, but thats just my idea. I found this band after a friend of mine posted a picture from their show. 27 more words



You find the most interesting things in old, classic movies … if you pay attention. Take John Ford’s iconic western Stagecoach.

On a stagecoach to Lordsberg there is a fine collection of passengers Chaucer would have been proud to represent: the whore, the pregnant patrician, the gambler, the whiskey drummer, the drunken doctor, the wise Marshal, the feisty driver, and the Ringo Kid who just busted out of prison and is planning to get his revenge on the naughty boys who framed him. 305 more words