Introducing the band

Something that you may have already seen, but worthy of a re-print here. This is not my writing, but thanks to Marion for this. It made me laugh and is so true for some of the musicians I have worked with over the years. The girl singer, the trumpet, yes, you know who you are… Read More …

Possible solutions to slow UK economic growth

I believe governments get it wrong because they behave like a teenager on a first date. They want instant results, such as the kind you get from the virtual money of the financial services sector. The only problem is that virtual money does not actually exist. Someone, somewhere actually has to do some real work and make something, otherwise there is nothing left for the fat cats to pay their bonuses out of. Read More …

Printers:

Anyone who has ever had to take out a loan in order to pay for a printer cartridge will not need me to tell them how much printers really suck! How many man hours are lost because of these so called labour saving devices anyway? Personally I would like to shake the makers of my printer warmly by the throat, but more on that later… Read More …