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New Headphones

12/29/2014 16:25:48 PM

You know you are a runner when you get numerous gifts for Christmas that are running related. Not only did I get a new hat and a new armband, but I was also fortunate enough to get some of these bad boys: They are Sony Walkman 4GB Waterproof ...

New Headphones

12/29/2014 16:25:48 PM

You know you are a runner when you get numerous gifts for Christmas that are running related. Not only did I get a new hat and a new armband, but I was also fortunate enough to get some of these bad boys: They are Sony Walkman 4GB Waterproof ...

Where has the last year gone

12/29/2014 00:24:27 AM

I was rather shocked to see my last post was back in May, last year! How much has happened since then? We went on a holiday to Scotland in Aug 13 and had a fantastic time driving around the highlands. We set off from London and stopped off ...

Where has the last year gone

12/29/2014 00:24:27 AM

I was rather shocked to see my last post was back in May, last year! How much has happened since then? We went on a holiday to Scotland in Aug 13 and had a fantastic time driving around the highlands. We set off from London and stopped off ...

Week long Bank Holiday

05/29/2013 12:06:57 PM

After a hectic start to the year I managed to get a belated Easter break and took last week off work. It was all very strange having not very much to do all day, but I still found myself waking up early most days rather annoyingly. For the first ...

Week long Bank Holiday

05/29/2013 12:06:57 PM

After a hectic start to the year I managed to get a belated Easter break and took last week off work. It was all very strange having not very much to do all day, but I still found myself waking up early most days rather annoyingly. For the first ...

Afghan interpreters can come to the UK

05/22/2013 07:53:50 AM

This should never have been an issue in the first place and I am glad to see that our Afghan interpreters have been given the right to live in the UK . It was embarrassing that we were the only country that was not honouring our commitment ...

Afghan interpreters can come to the UK

05/22/2013 07:53:50 AM

This should never have been an issue in the first place and I am glad to see that our Afghan interpreters have been given the right to live in the UK . It was embarrassing that we were the only country that was not honouring our commitment ...

Friday 5 - 17 May 2013

05/18/2013 04:58:18 AM

BUSINESS Bank of England upgrades the UK growth forecast for 2013 to greater than 1% ENTERTAINMENT Paul Shane of Hi-de-Hi! fame dies at the age of 72 INTERNATIONAL Russia expels US 3rd Political Secretary for being a spy for ...

Friday 5 - 17 May 2013

05/18/2013 04:58:18 AM

BUSINESS Bank of England upgrades the UK growth forecast for 2013 to greater than 1% ENTERTAINMENT Paul Shane of Hi-de-Hi! fame dies at the age of 72 INTERNATIONAL Russia expels US 3rd Political Secretary for being a spy for ...

Future of military strategy: Paradigm shift?

05/17/2013 09:02:22 AM

It just so happened that I was walking with Mark Sedwill the other day and one of the brief topics that we discussed was the future of the American Military is these austere times. After we parted this subject had me thinking: What is the US ...

Future of military strategy: Paradigm shift?

05/17/2013 09:02:22 AM

It just so happened that I was walking with Mark Sedwill the other day and one of the brief topics that we discussed was the future of the American Military is these austere times. After we parted this subject had me thinking: What is the US ...

Playing with Fire

05/17/2013 00:54:26 AM

The IMF say the Chancellor is ‘ playing with fire ’ by continuing with his policy of temporary tax cuts, spending cuts and infrastructure investment. Labour certainly love this statement as it supports their view that the Government is on ...

Playing with Fire

05/17/2013 00:54:26 AM

The IMF say the Chancellor is ‘ playing with fire ’ by continuing with his policy of temporary tax cuts, spending cuts and infrastructure investment. Labour certainly love this statement as it supports their view that the Government is on ...

First PPI, then LIBOR now Oil Prices

05/16/2013 13:15:58 PM

It is deeply concerning to hear that certain oil giants may have been fixing their prices for at least a decade. But does this come as any surprise to any one of us? The public have been complaining about prices at the pump for over a decade ...

First PPI, then LIBOR now Oil Prices

05/16/2013 13:15:58 PM

It is deeply concerning to hear that certain oil giants may have been fixing their prices for at least a decade. But does this come as any surprise to any one of us? The public have been complaining about prices at the pump for over a decade ...

Efficient food consumption or resort to Insects

05/13/2013 13:25:19 PM

Having travelled around much of South East Asia and large swathes of Africa, I have tasted a whole variety of insects, such as locust on a stick and fried beetles and spiders. So when the UN says more people should eat insects in order to ...

Efficient food consumption or resort to Insects

05/13/2013 13:25:19 PM

Having travelled around much of South East Asia and large swathes of Africa, I have tasted a whole variety of insects, such as locust on a stick and fried beetles and spiders. So when the UN says more people should eat insects in order to ...

Local Election & Queen's Speech 2013

05/09/2013 07:58:03 AM

It has been so busy over the week so lets start with last Thursday as that was the day of the local elections. With 35 councils, 2 Mayoral Elections and a Bi-Election all being contested, it was certainly going to be interesting to see what ...

Local Election & Queen's Speech 2013

05/09/2013 07:58:03 AM

It has been so busy over the week so lets start with last Thursday as that was the day of the local elections. With 35 councils, 2 Mayoral Elections and a Bi-Election all being contested, it was certainly going to be interesting to see what ...

The Special One Return’s?

05/01/2013 16:21:44 PM

I remember when Mourinho was manager of Chelsea and you cannot deny they were a special team back in 2004/6, but how much of that was down to the manager? I believe Mourinho was the key to Chelsea’s success and lets face it they have struggled ...

And we thought we had it tough!

04/30/2013 16:07:03 PM

The euro zone unemployment figures are out today and they are not a pretty sight at all. With celebrations in the Netherlands due to the abdication of Queen Bea , celebrating her time on the throne, rather than celebrating she has abdicated ...