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...
Liverpool European Champions; Get The Bus Out

Liverpool European Champions; Get The Bus Out

So, after all these years the mighty Reds have become the champions of Europe, victory number 6 in Europe, all in all a remarkable story and in my opinion a victory that was designed and instigated by the charismatic talisman that is Jurgen Clopp, a man who had...
Pass The Duchy To The Left Hand Side….

Pass The Duchy To The Left Hand Side….

You really need to be a certain age to recall a particularly catchy ditty from the brilliant but brief Musical Youth, a young Rasta band made up of mostly schoolboys from Brum. They released their iconic single in 1982 when I was a young man of 22 years of age. The...
The EU Elections, What A Palaver

The EU Elections, What A Palaver

It is sometimes a good idea to take a little step back and just ask yourself, just what on earth is going on with the modern world order. One of the curses of having cancer is that the life saving chemotherapy that you get free of charge care of the wonderful NHS....