Springtime for Boris and Britain, Winter for Ireland and France

As Brexit looms ever closer and the opinions of a divided country become further entrenched, I humbly submit this short essay, where I attempt to take the hysteria out of the BREXIT debate, by pointing out that this has all been nothing more than a song-and-dance routine…
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It’s NOT OK Google!

Who does not love the free music of Spotify, apart from the gazillions of musicians, now unable to make a living? Who does not love 99cents books from Amazon or the Voice Assistants of Google, Siri and Alexa? I submit that these latest offerings are nothing less than a Trojan Horse. Neigh… Read More …

The ex-pat blood doner

If proof was ever needed that politicians care more about big business than the people who elected them, try giving blood in Spain. If you are British, Spain does not want your blood! The UK government knew the dangers of BSE as early as 1988 when certain slaughterhouse products were banned by European law, but chose to allow infected meat to be served to consumers as late as 1993. Read More …