“I’m a bald man “
Ice-cream and Circuit Breakers
“There are some things we know, we know that some vaccines work some of the time. It isn’t exact, it is arguably authoritative. And that is the problem. “
“So at the moment some in the Tory party are sharpening their knives. “
Please may I borrow your prostate?
“This isn’t a dig about surgeries, GPs , GP receptionists, none of that, it is a dig at the priorities we have as a society and the fact that what we say and what we do, don’t really match up. “
Time to Re-set ?
“Is it time for a more radical re-set? If so what priorities might we want to put up front and centre?”
Kermit and the Tousle haired Eco-Warrior
“When your Prime Minister begins to quote Kermit the Frog on climate change on the most important stage in the World, you know you are in trouble. “
There is hope ( ?)
“I am not really bought into the notion that the downfall Afghanistan in so short a period of time was completely unpredictable”
The Reluctant Fundamentalist – Mohsin Hamid
Two men meet in Lahore, from totally different parts of the world yet connected by an understanding of a country they both know but from very different perspectives .
The choices we have
Health poverty is as real as any other poverty and the position of countries with less resources than ours is there to be seen.
Bloody Orkney – A game of Secrets and lies – Ken Lussey
Bloody Orkney is set in World War II and follows a series of story lines around a central set of characters in an Intelligence Organisation lead by a Group Captain Bob Sutherland and his mysterious colleague Monique Dubois of MI