Monthly Archives: June 2016

The Strange Death of Labour England

The Strange Death of  Labour Britain The Labour Party which under Harold Wilson and  Tony Blair legitimately posed as THE party of government is finished. A perfect storm is  sweeping it away. For years it relied on its rotten boroughs … Continue reading

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Why We Lose at Football

        Why We Lose at Football The  curse of the inventor. The Greeks invented philosophy. The Romans law. The Welsh face painting. The French tennis.  The Muslims algebra. The Egyptians engineering. None today are  any good at … Continue reading

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Reasons to Love Brexit

Reasons to Love Brexit   Don’t have to learn at German or French Can talk about the War Cant afford to go abroad and get skin cancer And eat smelly food Can get jobs picking and packing peas Also jobs … Continue reading

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That Was The Day That Was

That Was The Day That Was While Britain decided to leave the EU, I sat down with 38 friends, a wife, son and daughter in law , grand daughter, sister and brother in law and enjoyed a damn good lunch. … Continue reading

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Grandad’s Diary (cont)

Grandad’s Diary(cont) OMG. Life goes on. We celebrated father’s day with Octavia now nearly four staying over. She has her own strawberry plant and this must be cared for.Gleeful bath time showing off her underwater skills,posing for photos and then … Continue reading

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Long Dusty Road

Long Dusty Road. I stopped off at the Spencer Arms, now a successful gastro pub on the Common. A real minx behind the bar. And sitting drinking,   in an unseasonal mack with a pint of lager was someone I knew. … Continue reading

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St Albans

St Albans. 20 miles north of London, its not a town one thinks   too much about or of. Satellite, suburban, commuterville, dullsburg, half hour from the City,regular trains. The eyes glaze over, a yawn is stifled. But think on. It … Continue reading

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