The 2015 UK General Election is going to to be the tightest contest in this country in many years. This post shows my thought process as we reach Polling Day tomorrow, Thursday 7th May 2015. I am not telling anyone else how to vote, just explaining and documenting my thoughts for posterity and for the sake of my own poor memory!
And… relax! I have never before been as busy I was in 2014. It was the perfect storm of several things happening at the same time. A year of ups and downs and changes. Eventually it turned out for the better but only after a lot of stress, worry and hard work. This is why I haven’t been blogging very much on […]
On Thursday 18th September 2014, just a day away, over 300 years of union could be brought to an end as Scotland votes on whether to leave the United Kingdom. I can scarcely believe I wrote that sentence. The whole concept still feels unthinkable. And yet it is very real. British, or Not? I once lived […]
So far in this series I had only been around the margins of London 2012’s Olympic Games. Things were about to be different. When September’s Paralympics came around, when almost the whole of Britain wanted to this great summer to roll on and on forever, I finally got into the midst of the action with real, actual […]
I’m looking back at 2012’s summer of sport centred around the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games. In this part my sister and I visit the Triathlon in Hyde Park with only a little success, before becoming tourists in Covent Garden and Camden. Click the links for extra photos and larger sizes. Part 4 – London, […]