Category Archives: The UK

‘…and it came to pass that the darkness descending upon the land bought Brexit, Trump & Murdoch’

You know me. I’m not what you would call an over-dramatic kind of person (*cough. OK apart from the title of this piece ‘…and it came to pass that the darkness descending upon the land bought Brexit, Trump & Murdoch’ … Continue reading

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One guess and one guess only…what’s trending in the UK at the moment?

I’ll give you one guess and one guess only to this question. If you were to go to Google this very moment and ask it, ‘What is trending in the UK at this moment?’ What do you think the answer … Continue reading

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The whole world has gone completely bat shit mad.

There’s a rumour doing the rounds that we could be in for a General Election. Sooner rather than later. Now before you let rip with three rather loud Hoorahs and get your hopes up that at long last we (I … Continue reading

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The Royal Wedding was Fantastic on all Fronts.

Update. I never thought I would be saying this, but the Royal Wedding was Fantastic on all Fronts. Apart from the fact that there was hardly a dry eye in the place, I can do nothing more than congratulate the … Continue reading

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Why eating out with the Curmudgeon is not necessarily a good thing

To be honest, Eating out with the Curmudgeon would be for most, a definite no-no. It’s best not to eat out with me, (unless of course you are paying) because I have certain er…’difficulties’. I would, (if you are anything like … Continue reading

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Trump UK Visit Scheduled for Friday 13th July.

Roll out the Red Carpet. Unfurl the flags. Hang out the Bunting…and yes, I almost forgot, Lock up your Daughters, your wives, your Grandmothers in fact any one who hasn’t got a penis, although to be honest the way Trump … Continue reading

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UK’S worst and Nightmare Motorway, The M6.

Whoever crowned the drivers of Heavy Goods Vehicles ‘Knights of the Road’ must have been drunk at the time or madly in love with a big, hairy truck driver. I’ve just come back from visiting my daughter near Blackpool and … Continue reading

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The Royal Family Pop Out Another One.

I know it only seems a few moments ago I published a post about the Royal Family when…hold the front page, another member Royal Family has just appeared. As if by magic and fresh from the womb today (on of all … Continue reading

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Making it up to the Windrush Generation.

My people. Not only am I’m old enough to remember the Windrush Generation, in my memory is seared the ‘No Coloureds. No Dogs. No Irish’ signs that used to adorn some small hotels, rooms to let and other establishments back in … Continue reading

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From Russia with Love? Asking for a friend.

Did Russia poison the Skripals? There are a quite a few things I don’t understand about the poisoning in Salisbury. OK, let’s ask the question ‘Did Russia poison the Skripals?’, there are apparently reasons we should and like most interested … Continue reading

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