The Conservative Leadership Race; Snort!

The Conservative Leadership Race; Snort!

I took a bit of time this weekend to do something that I do not do as often s I used to back in the day before mobile phones, and social media. Yes I actually read a newspaper, it was a strange but uplifting experience, indeed it took me right back through time and...
Bucking The Bus Trend In Rural Shropshire

Bucking The Bus Trend In Rural Shropshire

To be perfectly honest I did not think that I would ever be writing a blog like this one, I genuinely thought that the rural bus network was in the hospice stage, clinging on to fading life support systems to keep it from passing over onto the other side. Indeed I...
Goodbye Mrs May; The Poison Chalice Won!

Goodbye Mrs May; The Poison Chalice Won!

It would be fair and accurate to say that my impression and perception of Mrs May, has been seriously variable if I am quite honest. I was significantly unimpressed when she was the Home Secretary, where the austerity measures included a dramatic down sizing of the...
Reverence And Respect In Normandy

Reverence And Respect In Normandy

So, June 6th 2019 was the right time and place to celebrate the valiant bravery of those from all nations who fought to liberate Europe. It was a moving day with some amazing stories from men who were almost all aged 90 or over with some over 100 years old. The...