CILT Annual Conference; A Really Good Doo

The rather lovely rural setting of the The Cheslyn grange Hotel in leafy Warwickshire was the host of this years excellent CILT conference. I have been to several of these events over the years, but this really was excellent with a spell binding collection of...
Ball Tampering……… It’s Just Not Cricket!

Ball Tampering……… It’s Just Not Cricket!

When I was at school one of the things that I truly despised was being forced to play cricket,  a game that I always found dull and uninspiring. Some sports and activities I loved like football and rugby, and I was lucky enough to enjoy average success at school...
Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Please Stop

Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Please Stop

So, March the first is officially the first  day of Spring, and instead of the first appearance of daffodils a red weather warning was issued across parts of Wales and the South West of England that basically means that the weather is so bad that people may perish,...
Brexit ; The Lemmings Have Taken Over The Asylum

Brexit ; The Lemmings Have Taken Over The Asylum

Bexit; The Lemmings Have Taken Over The asylum Well, let me if I may declare my hand from the outset when it comes to the question of Brexit, and the issue of Britain leaving the European Union. I was from day one, fundamentally opposed to it and I remain actually...
Getting The Point At Hinkley Point!

Getting The Point At Hinkley Point!

A little bit of snow and it seems like the nation grinds to a halt, everything that we ordinarily take for granted suddenly vanishes in a plume of Christmas pantomime smoke. Little things like being able to drive, go shopping, go to work, are suddenly impossible as...