Pipe and Slippers Man?

Wedding Anniversary Presents. 2016 . KHUSSA or MOJARI Punjabi slippers.   These slippers are still hand made in the Punjab, the dialect gives rise to the different names, there are several others. These differ from the Middle Eastern and African…

Megabollix Three

This by way of being an update of the last few months. It all started out by the suspicious behaviour on behalf of the lady general factotum. She was going around looking at us and muttering to herself that although…

Things learned in life……or not.

‘Himself’ is writing up some wonderful life’s experiences. He is looking forward to me posting some of mine. So, here goes……. Many lifetimes ago in 1982 a friend who would eventually become a god-parent (should  the god thing be capitalised?) to…

Why There Are No Dissidents Now?

Perhaps this video is a pointer as to why there are less and less people prepared to act against the powers that be.The title is quite misleading, certainly Glen Greenwald is a Snowden journalist with a book to promote, but…

Journey to Where?

Imagine a callow youth of just 18 years and 4 months,not having been north of Oxford in his life except to go to basic training camp for the Air Force at RAF Bridgenorth for two months, then spending three months…

Les Chansons du Peuple.

  Assez bien oublié en La France sont les protagonistes sauf Jean Moulin. Encore un Chant inspirant néanmoins   Puis vint la guerre d’Algerie et d’Indochine, Ce fut une riposte, il a été censuré et interdit pendant la guerre en…