Why Mister Rogers?

Some of you have asked why I have the video of American educationist Mr Rogers on my site.  The video is a mashed up version of his famous TV show that educated millions of children in the USA over the decades.  It’s on here because of the words…. just suspend your adult cynicism for a […]

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All Empires Collapse

China is huge to state the obvious. Billions or people over an area which is simply impossible to imagine. It is however one country and always will be…right? Well is it right? It’s become accepted that China will be the most powerful country in the world in terms of population and economic power but why […]

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Bor-Exit!

There’s a very long tradition of the front runner for leader in the Tories never being elected.  Thatcher and others we outsiders. I can’t recall a time when the front runner quit! Anyway bravo Boris… it takes a lot of guts to know when you are not the right person even when the numbers don’t […]

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Mr. Smith

I never saw myself as a dog sort of person.  Although I had pets as a kid I was never really keen.  Then Mr. Smith arrived!  Smithy as he is known to his friends is a 2 year old Lucas Terrier who changed my life and my families.  OMG what was life before him! OK I […]

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Jeremy Corbyn must not resign

Jeremy Corbyn is right to refuse to resign. He undoubtedly should remain the leader of the party who elected him.  Unfortunately that was not the Labour Party as most people know it or are represented by most Labour MPs.  It was instead an unrepresented until his election unreconstructed socialist party within Labour who through all the years […]

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EEA is the way forward

I voted to remain BUT with a degree of reluctance.  I have never believed in political union.  Now we are where we are it seems to me the sensible way forward is negotiate membership of the European Economic Area (EEA) which is the area in which the Agreement on the EEA provides for the free movement of persons, goods, services […]

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