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National Day – 10 September – came and went.

No we didn’t dress up and parade/limp up and down Main Street. In fact I don’t think I went out at all. 882 more words


Brexit. It's real

And there we have it.

The sheep didn’t follow blindly after all.

Stephen Crabb, the work and pensions secretary, (what work, what pension?) has said the government failed to get its message across to the white working class. 1,063 more words


Conspiracies …

What’s not to love about conspiracies?

And conspiracy theories?

And It couldn’t happen here?

Lying, controlling governments?

When I got the chance to read a story about an investigative blogger, would-be journalist, trying to expose an organisation imposing a draconian regime for public safety, how could I resist? 1,034 more words


Sumer is icumen in

‘You’ve got an allergy to the garden,’ he pronounced.

I wasn’t impressed.

‘What, after 14 years?’

‘Yes. Allergies come on suddenly, especially in old age.’ 896 more words


In or out?

Forty-one years ago my partner cast his first vote. As with many people his age, it was in the UK’s first referendum about the Common Market. 1,124 more words


Breaking news

‘Get out of bed! Take photos!’

Gah. One thing that gets this idle person out of bed is the news hunt. He knows it always works. 480 more words


Some answers …

In historical order:

La Sala

I finally received a reply from the La Sala restaurant at the Sunborn floating hotel based at Ocean Village in Gibraltar regarding my review of a meal there at their request. 1,006 more words