Monthly Archives: May 2016

Hitchhikers Guide to Brexit

Hitchhikers Guide To Brexit   A traveller, on life’s journey is standing by the new motorway, hoping to get a lift. Its  a lovely day, not a cloud in the sky and a smart people  carrier  draws up. She gets … Continue reading

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Every Picture

Every Picture I have many weaknesses. One of my more innocent is post cards. I have hundreds and it doesn’t stop. The other day at the Barbican show “Strange and Familiar, Britain as revealed by International Photographers” (7/10) I picked … Continue reading

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1966 and All That

1966 and All That If it’s not the War, its the 1966 World Cup. As the  Brexit moles in the BBC crank up their game we can expect more documentaries being shown on how we took ‘em on and won. … Continue reading

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Is Your Gender Bending?

Is Your Gender Bending? “Barack Obama has said transgender pupils at public schools must be allowed to use the toilets and changing rooms of whichever gender they identify with”Independent(yes still going online) Lets get real. This has got to happen. Changing gender … Continue reading

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I fought the Law

  I fought the law. Oscar Wilde said that every sinner has a   future and every saint a past. Here is the story of this saint’s past. A troubled childhood was climaxed by being expelled for stealing from the City … Continue reading

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QA

QA Most of you know that my number one daughter is called Adelaide. Some of you know that there is a Queen Adelaide pub in Putney Bridge Road. All know  that Adelaide is the South Australian city          which ex nanny … Continue reading

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Age Cannot Wither Him

Age Cannot Wither Him. One of the many reasons that an Englishman wakes up feeling a little  smug is that he not only shares a language but a nationality with William  Shakespeare. And at present London has many “fair thoughts … Continue reading

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