Prat of 2019 – We have a winnah – St. Greta!


We get to this time of year and I know this thing I’m writing is going to be my last article before a two or three week break. Much as I love laying down a few words each week, they’re carefully polished, the articles are all thought through in a rough way, it’s all honest … Continue reading

The UK general election of 2019 – Aftermath.


If you’ve any interest in politics, you tend to read into the history of it. You’ll end up reading The Conquest of Gaul by Julius Caesar, Machiavelli’s The Prince, On War by Carl von Clausewitz, Gibbon’s Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels and yes, even My Struggle by … Continue reading

The UK General Election of 2019.


On this coming 12th of December, the UK is going to the polls. In days long gone when people wanted to garner some idea of the probable result in advance, you consulted the latest polls, because back in that day, people actually believed in polls by supposedly unbiased and objective polling organisations, but those days … Continue reading